Ellie Lace interviews Jami Schlueter

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I agree with Michelle Obama on most things. But, particularly when it comes to young people.
‘I want our young people to know that they matter. That they belong. So, don’t be afraid. Do you hear me? Young people, don’t be afraid. Be focussed. Be determined. Be hopeful.’
It’s so true and yesterday’s verdict in the #georgefloydtrial is a great reminder of the power of having a voice and using it. We’re lucky to have a fantastic Next Generation Editor with a voice and recently, Ellie Lace interviewed Jami Schlueter. An athlete, leader in waiting and a role model for any young person who cares about #identity#diversity and #tolerance; issues very much to the fore this week.
Their chat covers all of those topics and more and you can watch it on our platform (see link below) You’ll get lots from it. It’s uplifting because watching it you realise that youth really isn’t wasted on the young. In fact, quite the opposite. It’s through people like Ellie and Jami that I’m reminded that this generation of young people are the most tolerant, most informed and most diverse in human history. A fact we should celebrate this week especially.

Watch the video here- https://www.letsreset.com/videos/talking-identity-and-leadership-with-jami?channel_id=2175-the-future-generation

Suki Thompson

Founder CEO , Let's Reset

Suki Thompson is well-known in the media and communications industry as a serial entrepreneur; co-founder of the award winning Oystercatchers, marketing consultancy, Haystack and Bunker Gin and now Founder of Let’s Reset, the cultural change transformation company. She is also Executive Director Xeim/Centaur Media and NED Gateley Plc. As a transformational business leader with a passion for promoting business cultures founded on commercial effectiveness, wellbeing and resilience, Suki is regularly named as one of the most powerful people in advertising by industry bible Campaign, was a previous Chair of The Marketing Society, a member of WACL, received an Honorary Doctorate from Coventry University for Marketing & Entrepreneurship and in 2018 landed Entrepreneur of the Year by WinTrade. She has advised some of the most powerful brands globally including, McDonald’s, Samsung, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Barclay’s and Landmark and worked with the top agency groups including WPP, Omnicom, Havas, Publicis and Interpublic. Suki was a Trustee of Macmillan Cancer Support for eight years, following her first of four cancer diagnoses in 2008. Since then she has discovered she holds the BRCA gene. This has led her to think carefully about her own wellbeing and contributed to her enormous resilience which led her to writing the book, Let’s Reset. Suki has two children Jaz, who heads up Let’s Reset Education and Sam, both of whom appear in her book, Let's Reset with Rankin.
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