These Marketers Reveal How They’ve Aimed High and Supercharged Their Careers

After a riveting four days of online learning and chatroom schmoozing, Brandweek attendees tuned into “Dream Big” on Friday, a midday workshop moderated by the former head of Uber, Taj Alavi, and Rachel Webber, CMO and president, corporate strategy, of Playboy. The two marketing mavens shared how vision boards, victories against impostor syndrome and self-acceptance have allowed them to steer their careers in the direction of their dreams.

Alavi is one of the 230-plus marketing leaders serving as mentors in Adweek’s Executive Mentorship Program and a current adviser on the board of Plenty, an indoor vertical farming startup based in San Francisco. As of last month, she was the senior director of global brand marketing at Uber, before stepping down from her role. Prior to working at Uber, Alavi was the head of global brand marketing at Instagram from 2015 to 2018. She shared during the workshop that she still

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2K and Gearbox reveal Borderlands 3 next-gen support, new skill trees, split-screen play and more at PAX Online

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It’s been pretty much a year since Borderlands 3 burst onto the gaming scene, and whilst it may not have gathered up the enthusiasm of the entire gaming scene like the original game and Borderlands 2 did, it has still delivered a more than acceptable experience. But the key to any long-term success for any game is how the development and publishing teams amend things going forward, and with what 2K and Gearbox Software have revealed at PAX Online, there is huge reason to be excited for where Borderlands 3 is going.

So, how does full next-gen support, new Vault Hunter skill trees, additional add-on content, vertical split-screen and four-player local co-op sound? Well, that’s exactly what Borderlands 3 players will be getting in the near future.

You can check out the entire Borderlands 3 showcase right below these words, but for those in a rush, or prefering to

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