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Preaching the Gospel of Bitmoji

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Let’s be honest: no one really needs more ways to ineffectively communicate via text message. We already have emojis ranging from beers cheers-ing (my personal favorite) to the UFO (Unidentified Food Object) pictured below. In fact, the ad world has taken emojis by storm recently, from French McDonald’s emojis turned people to this anti-drug campaign… Read more >>

Preaching the Gospel of Hipster BBQ

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Picture this: you’re in a backyard with a group of close friends. A dude named Atticus (apologies from Go Set a Watchman for tainting your birth name, bro) is grilling up some burgers and Cecilia is in the corner hooping away. There’s a slew of flannel and craft beer at the picnic table and you’re… Read more >>

Another Four Letter Word

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Last week while scrolling through my Facebook feed the headline of an article caught my attention. It read, “Google and Apple Alum Says Using This One Word Can Damage Your Credibility”. I was intrigued as to what word could have such power, so I took the bait and clicked on the link. What I was… Read more >>

Personal Branding (Selfie or SelfME)

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Social Media has presented a grand stage for anyone to advertise their personal brand.  The development of social media and the collection of platforms that exist now make personal branding more popular and important than ever before.  The world is now your audience and it seems there are no boundaries or limits; anyone can post… Read more >>

Inspiration from Elsewhere

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There is series of lightbulb jokes poking fun at the different roles within an advertising agency:   Q. How many creative directors does it take to change a light bulb? A. Let me go to LA and find out.   Q. How many traffic people does it take to change a light bulb? A. All I… Read more >>