FEELING GOOD ABOUT MARKETING’S FUTURE

Written by: Lilli English & Will Lion (Heads of Strategy, BBH London) Here’s a useful squiggle. It’s a model of how things change. For the last few years it’s felt like we’ve been in the cauldron: a bubbling, unpleasant mix of low client and marketing confidence; a procurement culture that sees our services in the same

HOW TO GET CHIPPED UP. A CRASH COURSE IN BIOHACKING.

It’s a rainy Tuesday afternoon in Soho. I am at a cafe, waiting to interview a guy called Lee Porte. We have never met before, but I immediately recognise him. Lee immediately strikes you as as the archetypical geek – long hair, big beard, Mr. Robot T-shirt, an extremely nice guy. He also has a

GRIME, GAMING & KFC

At first glance these may look like three separate entities, but look a little closer into youth culture

Foresight, Hindsight & Insight

It is sadly ironic that The Simpsons predicted the outcome of the presidential election 16 years ago, while

Can we really make a difference?

Written by Lilli English (Head of Strategy, BBH London) I woke up in the early hours of Wednesday

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Imagination, rekindled

Author, Kendra Salvatore, Strategy Director BBH NY A couple of weeks ago I had the privilege of attending

Don’t Be Boring

Written by Phil Shipley, Annie Little and Josephine Kiernan Everyone knows that other people’s dreams are boring, but

Bits to Blogs to Bots – Goodbye from @Melex

A few weeks ago Mel Exon (yes, that @melex), BBH Labs co-founder and BBH London MD, broke the news that she was leaving the Black Sheep pastures for, er, pastures new. It’s taken us a while to get over the trauma but we’ve managed to prise this piece from her, covering Labs, nineteen years at

The End of Words? Let’s Hope Not

Author, Jeremy Ettinghausen, Innovation Director, BBH Labs and BBH London Working at Penguin Books in 2000 I recall plenty of excitement about a brand campaign featuring black-and-white documentary photography with the caption ‘be here’ in Penguin orange. The striking images and absence of any actual books certainly made the work stand out from the mass of

Brexit, or What Happens When You Don’t Have Big Ideas

Author, Richard Cable, Content Director, BBH London There’s a post being shared on social media that shows a scene of Armageddon under the legend ‘If we leave the EU’. Beneath it is an identical image under the legend ‘If we remain in the EU’. It’s a perfect expression of the dire predictions emanating from both