This Much I Learned with former Wagamama CMO Ross Farquhar on job hunting amid Covid

In the latest episode of Marketing Week’s podcast series, Wagamama’s former CMO Ross Farquhar discusses his redundancy and search for a new job amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Covid-19 pandemic has proved challenging for any number of reasons, chief among them the hit to jobs.

Ross Farquhar was just 18 months into a dream job as CMO of Wagamama when lockdown hit and he learned he was going to be made redundant. He has spent the past few months thinking both about the process but also where he wants his career to go next.

In this podcast we hear how it felt to learn he was losing his job, the steps he has taken to remain positive, and how he found a new job – marketing director at mochi ice cream brand Little Moons.

From opening up about mental health issues to closing the career confidence gap, you can listen to previous episodes of Marketing Week’s This Much I Learned podcast on iTunesSoundcloud and Spotify.