Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you knowContinue reading
<smiles> May 1st, 2014.It feels like yesterday.It feels like a million miles away.It was on this date that it wasContinue reading
The Value of Brands, Advertising Agencies and Holding Companies
The changing face of marketing agencies and the brand’s evolution. Alternative holding companies are claiming that they hold the secretContinue reading
If Your Agency Is Not Consulting, Then What Is It Doing?
For marketing agencies to survive, they must start looking more like the consultants. This is one of the bigger themesContinue reading
Do Agencies Care About Conversion?
Are you obsessed with making marketing better? What do you consider a conversion? Is it all about getting a consumerContinue reading
The Truth In Digital Advertising
Don’t believe every headline that you read. There has been a long-standing statement that, “people hate advertising.” For years, I (and manyContinue reading
The Advertising Agency As Scapegoat
Stuff rolls downhill. That’s a fact. In the past few months there’s been an anti-agency storm brewing. It’s not fairContinue reading
The Agency Is Dead. Long Live The Agency.
How will agencies attract and retain talent, when so many young marketing professionals are working for major brands, startups orContinue reading
Where Does Amazing Work Come From?
Every brand wants amazing work. Every agency wants to create amazing work for the brands that they represent. It doesn’tContinue reading
The Maturity Gap
Does your age make you any smarter? I know some pretty stupid people who are cranking past 60, and IContinue reading
Google Offers Up New Ways To Search (And Why You Should Care)
When a company reaches the size and depth of Google, it can sometimes be overwhelming to stay in the loopContinue reading
Six Pixels Of Separation Live In New York City – Special Invitation (And It's Free)
My first book, Six Pixels of Separation – Everyone Is Connected. Connect Your Business To Everyone, hits the book (andContinue reading
Banner Advertising Is But One Small Component Of Digital Marketing
When people talk about online advertising, they’re really talking about banners ads (or display advertising). If media companies don’t likeContinue reading
The Agency Of The Future Is…
The Agency of the future is the Digital Marketing Agency of today. (but that’s not how they spin the news).Continue reading
Come Work With Me At Twist Image In Beautiful Montreal
I rarely use this Six Pixels of Separation Blog to talk about the comings and goings at Twist Image, butContinue reading