Yearly Archives: 2013

Great 2013 Music (Not Advertising)

Here are some of my favorite bands of 2013. From London to Minneapolis to Brasil. Listen and dig deeper into their world’s. Oh, and a major shout out (yeah, I know) for the BEST music show on TV: Jools Holland & Later. 43 episodes of totally kick ass music. Oh, back to the music… Play […]

LinkedIn For Ad Agency New Business

I’ll keep it simple and just shoot you over to this smart infographic (larger version.) I like that it provides a daily guide to how to use LinkedIn to drive new business engagement. By the way, is your ad agency missing from the Pinterest Advertising Agency Directory? Let me know. I am starting to get some substantial traffic […]

Once Again Google Produces Great Video Advertising

Just watch it. Google delivers seriously top shelf video advertising. They know how to hit our emotions.

Wake Up Call: Advertising Budgets Are Moving To Mobile From The Desktop

I’ve “suggested” that advertising agencies put more focus on the growing world of mobile advertising. I understand that this is yet another media option that needs care and attention at your already busy agency. But… you have to get with it. You will soon have no choice and it could be too late for your […]

Half of Advertising Agency Staff Hates Pitching

An Advertising Agency Staff That Hates Pitching Isn’t A Good Thing A 2013 study by the research firm Provoke Insights confirmed what we all know. The advertising agency new business pitching process can be debilitating. From Provoke: “… approximately half (47%) of advertising professionals surveyed by Provoke Insights say they are dissatisfied with the current internal […]