My New Year’s To-do List

I’ve never been a big fan of New Year’s resolutions. I’ve always felt that most everyone, me included, just made one up but never really get around to getting it done which I suspect has a lot to do with the very nature of these things. Still, in the spirit of self-improvement, I feel that…

The Year that was 2017

Writing this has become a tradition of sorts for me, looking back at the year that’s been. My year end report, if you will. I’m happy to report that, for the most part, life in general for me has taken a turn for the positive and this year has had a lot of pleasant surprises…

Does a Creative Director need an MBA?

Recently, a junior member of the Manila-based Creative Team I am managing for the Ladbrokes Coral Group came to me and asked for advice. He wanted to eventually become a Creative Director (or its equivalent) someday so he wanted to know if: Pursuing an MBA was going to help him achieve his goal and; If…