Tag Archives: travel

What’s After Advertising?

After Advertising I am often asked by advertising agency people… what do people do after they leave advertising (or at least, a stay-put advertising job)? Well, to be more specific, what have I done after advertising as in, since I sold my Portland agency six years ago? I live in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico […]

My Best Business Travel Resources

Must Have Business Travel Resources Traveling for ad agency business can suck these days (um, duh). Beyond the obvious: getting to the airport at rush hour; waiting in the TSA line; getting through TSA; gate hassling (“boarding group 9”); carry on stuffing and anxiety; being scrunched in a no-legroom seat; your late booked middle seat; […]

Must Watch Internet Trends Via Mary Meeker

Share This With Your Team: Mary Meeker’s 2016 Internet Trends Report & Its Impact On Advertising A must read: The annual Mary Meeker peek at what’s happening in the Internet universe. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker delivers her annual internet trends report. She says “easy growth is behind us” as the newest […]

Ad Agency People: Get The Hell Out Of Town

Can Ad Agency People Get The Hell Out Of Town? I’ve been thinking about living and working in a foreign country. I am not alone. It might be a life stage for me (I sold my ad agency a couple of years ago and do not have to live in any specific locale — although […]

Switzerland, Australia, Norway, Sweden — Not The USA

In “The lottery of life. Where to be born in 2013”, The Economist tells us what are the best countries to born in today. Switzerland is #1 and Australia is #2. USA is only #16. You will have to take a look at the criteria to find out why. But, I’ll go with any countries in the […]