Category: strategy


When Everyone Talks and No-One Listens

Author: Jim Carroll, Chairman, BBH London First Published in Hall&Partners magazine, Matters. It’s often said of the characters in Anton Chekhov’s plays that ‘everyone talks,but no one listens.’ The cast of feckless aristocrats inhabit a troubled world of melancholy, loss and ennui. They speak endlessly at each other of their dreams and disappointments, but they rarely pause to listen. Their relationships seem...


The Planner / Creative relationship: how does it work for you?

Authors: Fran Hazeldine, Strategy Director and Pelle Sjoenell, Executive Creative Director at BBH LA [youtube width=”560″ height=”315″][/youtube] In a couple of weeks time we’ll be speaking at the annual Planningness conference, which is coming to LA for the first time this year. We were originally asked to talk about how we work as a planner / creative duo at BBH...