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And in at number ....

26  Campaign just released their Top 100 ad agency list and Libertine is in at 26 - wey hey! Of course this is the top 100 based on media related billings for clients that we do above-the-line creative work for and therefore doesn't cover the digital side of our business, w... [More]

Strength of character

Strength of character
  As the recession of the early 90s bit, a large retailer was getting twitchy. Having included a price promise in their advertising a competitor started doing the same. The client feared customers might start to migrate so a decision was taken to maintain the price promise, keep ... [More]

It’s not an OR question, it’s an AND question

It’s not an OR question, it’s an AND question
Sitting in a café with my 7 year old son recently we got into a deep and troubled debate, “donut or chocolate cake?”  the donut’s bigger… but the cake is chocolatier…what to do?  “donut or chocolate cake?”.  In a blinding moment... [More]

Communication, understanding and all that good stuff.

Communication, understanding and all that good stuff.
The other day I stumbled across this cartoon, a classic example of how a simple idea can be so easily misunderstood and misinterpreted, and the pitfalls that go hand in hand with misunderstanding and poor interpretation.

Mio Mao

Not that I'm regressing but I've been getting up early to catch a bit of Mio Mao, a children's show on Five.Mio Mao are two claymation cats that meet interesting characters in each episode.First created in Italy in the 70s Mio Mao went quiet until a new series was commissioned in 2005.Qu... [More]