• Boulder’s Human Hirings Galore

    by / November 5, 2020 /

    Pictured: Front (L-R): Kelsey Sullivan, Karlin McGinness; Back (L-R): Shun-Luoi Fong, Aaron Walser, Adam Skalecki, Alex Blumfelder, Brian Rogers

    Advertising and strategy firm Human has named a pair of senior executives to its creative and strategy teams, as well as hiring five other executives within the last six months. 

    Executive Creative Director Adam Skalecki is a mu[Read More]

  • Burger King Intentionally Promotes McDonalds?

    by / November 5, 2020 /

    If you've followed Burger King's marketing across the globe over the years, you've seen the many stunts and pranks they've pulled at McDonald's expense. But they've decided keeping their restaurant brethren and sistren employed is not laughing matter. So, Burger King France is running messaging asking you to order from McDonald's as a second wave of Covid-19 lockdowns hit Europe. 

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  • Dave Grohl for FreshPotix

    by / November 3, 2020 /

    For reasons unknown (other than being stuck at home with no chance to tour and tons of time). Foo Fighters have produced this parody video for FreshPotix — a prescription medication to cure debilitating caffeine addiction. Beware of the side effects. 

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  • The Humanaut Brand Roast

    by / October 23, 2020 /

    This is no joke — it’s an actual service designed as a win/win for brands seeking brutally honest consumer insights and comedians who are suffering greatly as live venues have closed due to COVID-19. Humanaut is working with a pool of NYC standup comics who will mercilessly roast each brand. The agency will then create a sizzle video of the best material to share with the client and turn the comedians’ sick burns and insults into actionable marketing insights.

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  • Strategy Action Cards

    by / October 21, 2020 /

    A set of 99 thought-provoking questions and ideas, the Strategy Action Deck breaks the strategists, marketing and pr people out of their thinking patterns and reintroduces lateral thinking during strategy development. Strategy is a creative process but too many frameworks and templates have sucked the life out of insight and ideas and replaced them with buzzwords and bullshit. Free-form, and almost Tarot-like, the cards will help you write your next creative brief. Each question and action is[Read More]