There’s a lot of talk about net neutrality, and with US legislators voting to abandon net neutrality, with few people understanding why, what it means and who will benefit (and who will lose out) Burger King made a fun ad to help its customers understand what burger neutrality gives them: If you want the… Read More »
Most people want feedback. The people who don’t want feedback often really need feedback. “How am I getting on?” “Am I good at my job?” “What do my colleagues think of me?” “Do my customers rate me?” “What does my boss think of me?” “Do my employees respect me?” “How can I improve?” They’re all… Read More »
Swedish directors Maximilien Van Aertryck and Axel Danielson have made a wonderful little film that highlights human emotions in a totally unexpected way. The premise is simple enough, people at a swimming baths in Gothenberg climb up a ten metre diving platform and then jump into the pool, or they don’t. These aren’t divers but regular people who have… Read More »
Today is Joe Biden’s last full day as Vice President. Whilst most of the internet will be mourning the loss of some great meme worthy photos, others will be reflecting on what his contribution to American life has been over the last 44 years. For many employees and mangers the recent publication of his November 2014… Read More »
You’ve probably seen a TED talk before. If you have you may have been inspired. This TED style talk may inspire you too, quite what you’ll be inspired to do we don’t know, but all the elements are there to engage and motivate you, all it’s missing is the point. It is a masterclass in giving a,… Read More »
This is a masterclass in speech writing. You may need to listen a couple of times to see past the delivery to the brilliantly written content.
The nice people at Licor Beirao spent good money on an advertising board at Wembley stadium, making the most of their home country Portugal playing England in a warm up for the Euro2016 tournament. They got rather more exposure than they bargained for when Portugal’s Bruno Alves lost his head, almost taking England striker Harry Kane’s with him. Their… Read More »
We’ve come a long way baby … Life was also pretty scary back then.
Interviewing Skills 101 instils the need to look beyond the stereotypes you might have in your head about someone, looking past the weedy handshake or the really smart outfit to see the person beyond. It’s too easy to spot the school that someone went to, or that someone likes ballet, line dancing or a mosh pit and make… Read More »
After the Charlie Hebdo attacks in January this year, world leaders gathered to march in support of freedom of speech. One small Israeli news sheet, HaMevaser, opted to Photoshop out the female leaders in its photo of the scene to avoid offending its readers. It was initially hard to tell, but close inspection showed some really shoddy digital… Read More »
Detroit started life as a fur trapping town on the edge of the river on the Great Lakes. Farms grew up around it, so when more people came to live there expansion along old trading routes wasn’t always easy. This delightful old film explains the mess of roads in the city as city planners fought with land owners to… Read More »
When people think of brands it’s not long before they get to Coca-Cola as an example of one that has taken over the world. This little film gives you a potted history of the development of the brand, including the dark, dark days of “New Coke” (you’ll be surprised how few days that disaster lasted)… Read More »
We don’t often post music videos, but when we do they’re of a Hungarian pop star, Boggie, who would like you to see her as a regular person, not just a packaged product.
The National Geographic pulled together an amazing array of statistics globally to produce a picture of the world in one person. How close to typical are you? How close will you be in 2030?
In our work we sometimes come across something that really makes us think. The below presentation has made us do just that. Anybody who is interested in trying to future proof their organisation (or themselves!), should start paying attention. The credits for putting it together are at the end. We hope you find it as… Read More »