The Storytelling issue, Oct/Nov 2017, is out now.
We invited writers to respond to our cover image
this month: read their stories inside.
PLUS: Tom Gauld, Oliver Jeffers, Giphy & S-Town
Last week the Creative Social blog tweeted a quote from a Cannes talk given by Pereira & O’Dell’s PJ Pereira, that stirred up some reaction on the subject of ‘content’. CS invited two of those who disagreed with the statement – CD ‘Gordon Comstock’ and agency Sell! Sell! – to write up their argument in a blog post
Shanghai after 4 hours sleep in 3 days and the hottest Szechuan meal known to man
Three days isn’t long enough to do more than scratch lightly at the surface of a place but my time at the Creative Social in Shanghai did bring home the scale of the changes that China has undergone. There are no more Period Police for a start…
I’m going to be blogging from Shanghai for the next couple of days as I’m here for the latest Creative Social gathering of creative directors from (mostly) digital agencies from around the world. We’re staying here at the Ruijin hotel – former Communist Party guest house, now chic hotel where a beer costs £10 and copies of Mao’s Little Red Book in each guest room have been supplanted by golf magazines and Fortune