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 […]

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.

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…

Singapore

It was 3 days before my final hand in at university when I got a phone call from a random +65 number telling me that myself and my creative partner had been offered a place each on the BBH intern program in Singapore.

Copenhagen & NYC

I was breathlessly fearful that I would not fit in, that no one spoke English, and that I would be friendless and alone.