Youmna Hazzaa is a problem solver. Whether it’s tackling a brief or devising a concept, Youmna knows how to throw in some creativity with diversity and consideration in mind. As an advertising creative and art director at creative advertising agency, Recipe, no two days are the same for this budding creative; one day, she could be in the shoes of a new parent choosing nappies, the other a grad looking for a podcast. How she got here, however, hasn’t been an easy path. Having moved from Egypt to the UK, Youmna worked hard to find sponsorship a week before her student visa ran out. A close call but one that prevailed, Youmna now has some informative advice to share about her journey. Here, she tells us more about her role, the power of social media and why, most importantly, you never need to be like anyone else.