Posts Tagged ‘ad’

BA says NO to flying during the Olympics

BA says NO to flying during the Olympics On a recent trip to London, there was Olympic messaging everywhere. I mean EVERYWHERE. While most of the messaging was forgettable there was one ad that made me do a double take. I was shocked to see British Airways is telling people to NOT use their product/service Read the full article…

Handling criticism with grace

Handling criticism with grace I walk to work every day. I pass countless bus stops and storefronts and facades with numerous advertisements. So when one stands out enough, I type it into my phone and make sure to check it out as soon as I get to work (thank you, Internet). Today, I was walking Read the full article…

Can you look good with self-deprecation?

Can you look good with self-deprecation? Is it possible to promote your product while simultaneously discrediting it? Is that ballsy, or is it just dumb? In some cases, it actually works. What I have in mind is a commercial I saw the other day for a product that I dislike: Miracle Whip. The sandwich spread’s Read the full article…

Too far? Or just far enough?

Too far? Or just far enough? Cass shared this video with me the other day, and gauged my reaction first before telling me how she felt about it. I’ll do the same with you: Ok. Now that you’ve seen it, I’ll tell you my reaction: “That is so silly and so AWESOME!” And Cass’s reaction, Read the full article…