All Posts by Will Sherlin

Will Sherlin

Will Sherlin

Senior Manager of Digital Marketing

Will Sherlin is the Senior Manager of Digital Marketing at 3Pillar Global. He oversees the 3Pillar website and other web properties, hosts 3Pillar’s ‘Innovation Engine’ podcast, and manages 3Pillar’s social media accounts. Prior to its acquisition by 3Pillar, Will was an Account Manager at PointAbout, a DC-based mobile app boutique that specialized in developing iPhone and iPad apps. He holds a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina.

The Seventh Sense, with Professor William Duggan

William Duggan joins us on this week’s episode of the podcast to talk about “the Seventh Sense” – what it means, how to harness it, and the impact doing so can have. Among the topics we discuss are how Howard Schulz tapped into the Seventh Sense to start a little coffee empire called Starbucks, the… Read more »

Managing for Innovation, with David Burkus

David Burkus joins us for this episode of The Innovation Engine to talk about corporate management and how some of the world’s leading organizations are working to upend business as usual for their employees, and in so doing for their customers as well. Among the topics we discuss are why you’re likely to get better results by… Read more »

Taking the Long View, with Pete Kale

On this episode of The Innovation Engine podcast, we look at what taking the long view can teach us about the innovator’s mindset and imagining the future. Among the topics we discuss are why being able to think deeply into the future helps us make it reality, why we’re all designers whether we know it… Read more »

Take 3, Scene 1: Product’s Role in DevOps

On this episode of The Innovation Engine podcast, we give listeners a sneak peek at a new audio endeavor from 3Pillar called Take 3. Take 3 will cover the trends, technologies, and tools that are changing the way products – and entire companies – are built in the digital age. Each episode – or scene as we’re… Read more »

The Power of the Corporate Why, with James Quigley

James Quigley joins us on this episode of the podcast to talk about the power of “The Corporate Why,” an idea first popularized by Simon Sinek in his TED Talk “How Great Leaders Inspire Action.” Some of the topics we discuss include why establishing and communicating your corporate why is vital if you want to… Read more »

Growth Through Innovation, with Mark Schaefer

On this week’s episode of the podcast, we look at Growth Through Innovation with Mark Schaefer. Some of the topics we discuss include how to use “the social web” to become a person of influence, why we should all learn how to get past the decline of face-to-face conversations, and when and how to use… Read more »

Storytelling at Work, with Mitch Ditkoff

Mitch Ditkoff joins us on this episode of the podcast to talk about storytelling at work. Among the topics we discuss are why creating a culture of storytelling is important for any company, which functions of a company it’s most imperative to have master story-tellers in, and how to go about facilitating a story-telling circle… Read more »