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Twenty questions with…Aladrian Goods

Meet Aladrian, Content design manager at Intuit, and one of our expert speakers at Lead with Tempo.

What was the last meal you cooked?

Uhh, I heated up my leftover burrito? Does that count?

Dogs or cats?


What’s the one book that’s changed your life?

Never Eat Alone, Keith Ferazzi.

Popcorn or ice-cream?

Ice cream all day.

Who inspires you?

My granny and my great aunts.

What was the last good thing you watched — series or film?

The Circle Season 5 on Netflix.

Introvert? Extrovert? Or both?

Ambivert, so both. Anti-social extrovert.

Which app do you use the most?

Probably Instagram and Spotify is a close second.

Night out or night in?

Depends, who all gon’ be there?

What’s your drink of choice (soft or otherwise)?

I love room temp water with a lemon.

Adult beverages? Tequila soda with Lime and a Tajin rim.

The worst advice you’ve ever been given?

Be neutral.

When was the last time you laughed till you cried?

Omg, just recently my friend Kyle is a hoot 😂

Early bird or night owl?

Night owl.

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?

Don’t believe everything you think.

Where’s your favourite holiday destination?

Anywhere with a vibe, a view, and culture.

What one thing would you do if you were president/prime minister for the day?

Pay off all student loans for real this time.

Who would play you in a movie of your life?

Quinta Brunson.

What’s one thing you never leave home without?

My glasses.

Tea or coffee?

Both? My fave drink is a dirty chai.

Which dead tech would you bring back to life?

Portable CD Players, I still have dozens of them but nowhere to play them.

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Content and design leader. Found of Tempo. Author of Leading Content Design and Why you Need a Content Team and How to Build One