No Cannes Do: An Ad Award Season Preview

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“The New Phone Books Are Here! The New Phone Books Are Here!”

According to Lewis Lazare in today

There Oughta Be A Law

Fresh on the heels of the Ogilvy time sheet case, Adweek reports a new courtroom drama will soon be unfolding. The plaintiff this time is Saatchi & Saatchi. The defendant is a former employee. The reason for the suit? Leaving Saatchi for another agency and allegedly convincing 17 other Saatchi employees to join him a […]

Own Or Be Owned

I read an investment book once that contained the following advice: When it comes to money, be an owner, not a loaner. Being an owner in that case meant owning a home versus renting, or owning stocks versus loaning a bank money in the form of a Certificate of Deposit, etc. Good advice, I think. […]

Read All About It

Copywriters: You know that book about advertising you always wanted to write? The one that takes all the things you hate about the way most big ad agencies operate and exposes them for the waste of client money that they are, then offers up sound business solutions that would fix nearly all of it? Well, […]

Tomorrow’s Media Today

If you haven’t seen it yet, blogger and all-around media thinker Robin Sloan has created an 8-minute Flash movie called EPIC 2014 that you may find interesting. Or cool. Or scary. Or ridiculous. Either way, I dare you to watch and not post a comment.

We Know Why You (Hate To) Fly

Seen the latest TV spots from American Airlines? They

There’s News, And Then There’s Yesterday’s News.

In the beginning, there was Sega