Yearly Archives: 2015

Do You Like Flying?

Do You Like Flying? Willing To Pay For Less Pain? “Why Airlines Want To make You Suffer” is a ‘sweet’ article from the New Yorker on how your airline works hard to make you uncomfortable so you buy the longer leg room seat and check your bags. Extra fees rock. But the fee model comes with systematic […]

Is There Life After Advertising?

Is There Life After Advertising? Yes. FYI: This was originally written in 2015. As of July 2016, I now live in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. This is one of North America’s coolest towns and I can still run my ad agency consultation business c/o the sweet waves of Wi-Fi. December 22, 2015. Sayulita, Mexico. This […]

My 500th & Most Valuable Advertising Blog Post About Saatchi

Wowzer – This Is My 500th Blog Post I  started blogging a few years ago to help promote my ad agency Citrus. We were early and, I have to admit, the blog world was a bit less crowded in the mid-2000’s. Today with over 3,000 marketing services blogs, agency blogs have to work a lot harder […]

Woody Allen’s Take On Living Backwards

  Woody Allen’s Ultimate Happy Ending In honor of Woody’s 80th birthday, I offer his take on life. “In my next life I want to live my life backwards. You start out dead and get that out of the way. Then you wake up in an old people’s home feeling better every day. You get […]

Ad Agency Holiday Cards Cheerful?

What Is Really Up With Ad Agency Holiday Cards, Etc? A Tweet from ADWEAK I just had to echo… Hey, I don’t think that overdoing the advertising agency “creative” holiday message (cute cards, emails, videos) is warranted, necessary, distinctive or winnable. Did I say distinctive? How could it be when every agency tries to look […]