5 More Top Creative Directors Tell Us the Best Advice They Ever Got in Their Careers

Juliana Cobb, Trey Laird, Joaquín Mollá and more

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Our video series “Best Advice I Ever Got” continues today with part two—as five more top advertising creative directors reveal the best advice they got in their careers that made them better.

See the video above, featuring Droga5’s Juliana Cobb, 180LA’s William Gelner, Periscope’s Peter Nicholson, Laird+Partners’ Trey Laird and The Community’s Joaquín Mollá. And see below for their pearls of wisdom.

“Spend a little less time being right, and a little more time being creative.”

—Juliana Cobb, group creative director, Droga5

“Your job is to be responsibly irresponsible,” Cobb says.

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