A Woman’s World

Beauty has become a convoluted notion. In 2017, beauty can be seen in the form of perfectly sculpted eyebrows, hair extensions, crop tops, and whatever “thigh-brows” are…(I must have missed that memo). Women as a collective are bombarded with thousands of images and symbols forced in our faces every day, dictating how to be beautiful,…

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The Champions League

The final stages of the Champions League are in full swing! The finals of this tournament get more than double the amount of views as the Superbowl (360 million versus 111 million, respectively). Despite the immense global popularity of the Champions League, it’s largely unknown to hockey-loving Canadians. In fact, many of our own adHOME’rs…

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Pass The Heinz

It’s time for marketers to dust off their Mad Men DVDs and give them another watch. Heinz has officially approved an ad campaign created nearly fifty years ago by Mad Men’s only, Don Draper. You heard that right – Heinz is actually running the ads at present. Although the client did not approve the concept…

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Getting to know Mark Brown

Mark Brown is a tough guy to spot. Between meeting with clients, briefing his developers, attending (or speaking at) tech conferences, sketching wireframe after wireframe and unleashing his own code onto the web, he moves from place to place like the Flash. If you’re lucky, you might be able to get him to take a…

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The Down-low on Direct Sales

Astronomically different from digital or traditional sales approaches, Direct Sales is a beast all of its own. This sales technique has been around the longest, dating back to 1000 B.C. An Egyptian landowner drafted an advertisement on a piece of papyrus offering a gold coin reward for the return of his runaway slave. You can…

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