Great to Know

by One Great Studio

Welcome to Great to Know, the podcast where we dive deep into the lives and stories of talented individuals in the marketing/creative industry.

In each episode, we sit down with a new guest to discuss their background, inspirations, creative process, and the challenges they have faced on their path to success.

Our conversations provide insight into the inner workings of the creative mind and offer valuable advice ... 

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Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • M&A Strategies for Growing Your Business, Marc Gayle

    M&A Strategies for Growing Your Business, Marc Gayle

    In this episode, Djuvane is joined by Marc Gayle as they reminisce about past collaborations and share stories from their entrepreneurial journeys. From software development and consulting to even the acquisition of HVSEO, the pair candidly discuss the joys and challenges of entrepreneurship.

  • Pursuing your Creative Passion with a 9-5

    Pursuing your Creative Passion with a 9-5

    Hear Nat's journey from 1GS to Adobe. This highlights her ability to excel as an employee while pursuing her creative passion. Join us as we discuss the challenges of balancing both worlds, the sacrifices made, and the pivotal moment that led Nat to pursue her creative passion. We also explore her collaborations with Adobe, the Moda magazine cover and Oprah's Strong Black Leads, and conclude with valuable advice for aspiring creatives navigating a 9-5 job.Recorded on September 8, 2022,

  • Lessons Learnt...10 Years Later

    Lessons Learnt...10 Years Later

    In this episode, we embark on a captivating journey through the 10-year history of 1GS, exploring how the company's core values have not only shaped its culture but also driven its remarkable growth and success. We begin by delving into the profound connection between values and organizational culture, recognizing that a strong culture stems from a foundation of shared principles. We examine how the values of "Don't Be Greedy," "Think Long Term," and "Do Good" have been the driving force behind 1GS's operations and achievements. Through insightful anecdotes and reflections, we uncover the invaluable lessons learned over the course of a decade in business. We explore the challenges faced, the pivotal decisions made, and the transformative impact of adhering to these core values. From navigating market fluctuations to forging strategic partnerships, we unveil the wisdom gained through experience. Join us as we unravel the power of values and their impact on organizational growth. Whether you are an entrepreneur, business leader, or simply curious about the secrets behind a successful company, this episode will inspire and equip you with valuable insights to apply in your own ventures. Discover the transformative potential of values as we celebrate 10 years of resilience and achievement at 1GS.

  • Learning and Growing ... 10 years GREAT

    Learning and Growing ... 10 years GREAT

    Our first episode is centred around the origin of One Great Studio and how it came to be. Celebrating 10 years GREAT and what our co-founders have learned along the way.