A big hearty thanks
It's Thanksgiving weekend once again, and in the spirit of the holiday we wanted to give thanks to the things that make our jobs great... First of all, we’d like to thank all of the bold, daring, ambitious clients who make our job fun and help us prove that a great creative idea really can increase revenue. It’s easy to buy expected, safe work that mimics everyone else in the category. So thank you for taking the hard route and doing something fresh. Thank you to the holding
Why I hated Mad Men.
My husband is a lawyer and hated Law and Order. My mom, a nurse, disliked “ER.” I hated Mad Men, and worked in, you guessed it, advertising. My mom and my husband dislike dramas depicting their fields for the usual reasons: oversimplified, unduly glamorized, and outright misrepresentations of how things work. This is not why I hated Mad Men. I hated how accurately it depicted my life working in an ad agency. The only real differences: no more drinking or smoking in the offic