Posts tagged evolution
#UsBlogs week 5 theme: “What Are You Afraid Of?” (and what are you doing about it)”
The world is changing, our lives are changing, business is changing – it seems like never in the history of humanity has change been so abound and so fast. Darwin made us understand the evolution of the species and changes in genetics, and history has taught us about how caveman found fire, and the creation of the internal combustion engine, but the rate of change (check out this interview on ‘Understanding the Accelerating Rate of Change‘) brought about by the evolving digital landscape, by the connections More >
For those that follow both my blog and Twitter feed (@LexBZ), you will know that one of my favourite topics is the evolution of the agency model and how this is developing in different places around the world. Aaron Bateman (@Aaron78) has spent a year travelling, interviewing and journalling many of these new models on his blog Agency Future and the results are out.
It’s great to see that some of the agencies we see as really hot are surfacing in his research: Made By Many, BBH Labs, Co:, Antidote to name a few – and also that no one really has the scientific answer and that it lies more in More >
The major challenge affecting agencies today is how to keep up with technology as it explodes in the communications landscape around us – never before in the history of the business have so many changes, happened so fast and with such greater impact. As we try to keep up, to learn, to understand and to apply we must look from the outside like a flailing, drowning animal in a see of concepts that we do not understand and as a result we clutch at any number of different solutions, sending people to conferences, internal training sessions, online training and to a certain extent a reliance on More >