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 […]

Pick The Right Placements

This picture was a gift from my career changing placement. The only time I’ve ever worked as part of a team was at university. I was an art director and did the pictures and my copywriter, Ross did the words. While this was a great creative team we split in 2011, graduated and went on […]

Shanghai

This story ends on a Chinese woman’s mantlepiece. It begins in John Hegarty’s office.

Vilnius

It’s 1pm just outside of Minsk and we’ve got soup, served kindly by the Babushka, who doesn’t speak a word of English.

NYC & London

I jumped up and called my family in Germany, making stupid remarks like “London calling!”

Auckland

I wrote some spiel about how we want to see what advertising is like on the other side of the world. And I sh*t you not, within the hour I have a reply…

Dublin

Prepare yourself for the banter. Everyone is hilarious. There might be a bit of sports chat in the workplace.