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The Marshmallow Challenge

The Marshmallow Challenge I first learned about this challenge at VCU Brandcenter and no – I”m not talking about Chubby Bunny What I”m talking about is a collaborative exercise in which teams of 4 get 18 minutes each to create … Continue reading

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Jam and Agency Creative

I made jam Friday night. My always-way-too-busy wife had bought a pile of organic strawberries at a fruit stand. As she ran off to a kid’s dance school thingee she called over her shoulder, “Could you take out the garbage, … Continue reading

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How Important is Originality?

We often hear that original ideas don”t exist anymore – that everything”s “already been done”. When did this happen? At what point in time did everything stop being original? How about cave drawings. Are they original? Perhaps everyone”s definition of … Continue reading

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Ideas Are Weird – Part 1

Ideas are weird. Some of them fall out of the sky. But most of them are a progeny of pain and joy. I’m going to be writing a lot about finding the little darlings, particularly when I’m not teaching so … Continue reading

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