Meet the 2020 Assisters
Megan Elliott

Megan Elliott

Megan Elliott

Group Business Director at Zenith

Experienced Director Of Communications with a demonstrated history of working in the media and advertising industry. Skilled in Media Planning, Team Leadership, Client Services, Strategic Planning, and Presentations. Strong business development professional with a Masters focused in Marketing Communications from University of Canberra.

Career & Background

What inspired you to do what you are doing now?

What was your journey and where are you headed in your career right now?

Your favourite food for thought

Books

Read everything and talk to people. I had no idea media or advertising were even a thing when I left school. I fell into my passion by talking to lots of people outside my role, and establishing great relationships and networks.

Podcasts / Thought Leaders

All in the Mind
No Filter
Arianna Huffington – Thrive Global

What drives and inspires you

What are your core values?

  • Authenticity
  • Humour
  • Trust

Who is your biggest inspiration and why?

Researching people and their habits, and watching it play out for real business results. I find loads of inspiration from observing the everyday

You as a Mentor

Why have you decided to become a mentor?

This is my second year in the Assisterhood. I learned as much from my fabulous first mentee as I hope she learned from me. We will continue to keep contact.

It’s great to see the world from another set of eyes and challenge yourself with another point of view.

What are the top 5 skills or qualities you bring to mentoring?

  • Collaborative
  • Confident
  • Direct
  • Empathic
  • Passionate

Ready to be a part of Assisterhood as a Mentee?

We are the fastest growing mentorship program in Brisbane – and we’re only just getting started! Let’s shoot for the stars – together!