The clamour for the new and a desire to be seen as the first. Why would you want to do that?
Martin Luther, the German Monk that brought us flat-pack furniture.
This is a year where we should all speed up, not hit the brakes.
Rather than an annus horribilus it’s been an anno triumphantes. A look back at the ups and downs of 2016 (but mainly ups).
Politicians think it's what voters want. In actual fact, many leading think tanks are now beginning to reach very different conclusions.
Underestimate or undervalue quality at your peril and never judge it to be easy.
Pick yourself up. Dust down and get on with it. Despite the setbacks and kickings, this game is full of opportunity.
We're not here to sell you what you want. More what you need.
Will the Commonwealth Games come to Birmingham? Despite a poor record when bidding for similarly prestigious events in the past, there is no reason why this time we shouldn’t triumph.
With Steven Spielberg directing a film on the streets of Birmingham city centre it is tempting to envisage a new era when the Second City is at the heart of all things media and culture.
We operate in an industry where anyone can claim to be an agency.
Hire a real orchestra and sell the shared Mitsubishi Shogun to settle the invoice or go bankrupt. The story of insisting on better.
Five tips for creating topical ad campaigns: How One Black Bear hitched a ride on ‘traingate’ for National Express.
Why does the advertising industry have so few family businesses?
Will the recent rail fare rises start driving commuters out of the capital and into the arms of the welcoming provinces?
We all know the rules of preperation, practice and performance. Here's the story of how all those were ignored and the result changed the world.
If you don't listen, how can you possibly expect to know how to talk?
I have done it longer because I did not have the leisure to make it shorter.