Stacey Dennis: Champion Northern Creatives: Part 4

Best known for her cheeky cards, Leeds born, Stacey Dennis provides us with her hugely inspirational story of her creative start-up and now award-winning business Love Layla. We talk about how she quite literally used her ‘skills to pay the bills’ and turned 30 quid into a million and why carving out your own path might lead […]

Sir John Hegarty in conversation

If you don’t know who Sir John Hegarty is then you are in the wrong place. And if you don’t know, but are too lazy to google him, he’s the co-founder of global ad agency BBH. To paint a picture of how popular this particular talk was at Advertising Week Europe, I couldn’t actually get in and […]

When it all gets a bit too much…

After having attended my fair share of industry talks, I must admit that I’ve become a bit cynical. Unfortunately, I’ve often found it to be the case that many speakers attend these events to be in the spotlight for the wrong reasons, using the stage for their own publicity. But the event I attended last […]

Cause2Create Festival

CAUSE2CREATE Festival is back for its second year on Saturday 18th November… and your ideas could be part of the lineup! Through our incredible competition in partnership with C2C, your ideas could be featured in the IMPACT AND ACTION gallery amongst other powerful exhibitors and speakers. And if you haven’t already, there’s still time to […]

Lessons in life and advertising

It’s not often you hear about the educators behind advertising graduates, but this is an occasion to shout about a very special one.

ABC of Advertising Abbreviations: Part 1

There are numerous abbreviations the ad-world uses in day to day chit chatter. But what do they actually stand for again…? From ACD to Zip. We’ve got you covered! Part 1

YCC X JELLY: Alison Carmichael, 20 Years of Inky Fingers

AWESOMENESS. We’ve got an amazing event lined up for you creative types. We’re partnering with Jelly to bring you an evening fuelled full of creative typography inspiration from Alison Carmichael. It’s going to be unmissable so snap up a ticket before it’s too late.