The Weekly Stripe 2.2.18

The Weekly Stripe 2.2.18

The Weekly Stripe – 02.02.18 5 positions that go against the stream or turn a widely-accepted view on its head. Lee Vinsel challenges vague and superficial notions of Design Thinking and uncritical claims that DT is a cure-all. This blog-turned-podcast takes...
The Weekly Stripe 26.1.18

The Weekly Stripe 26.1.18

The Weekly Stripe – 26.01.18 In our age of ubiquity it can feel like youth subcultures simply re-process the past, lacking the time, space or inclination for originality. One exception is #bikelife, a movement of urban youth that is growing across major Western...
Why we need to make research harder to understand

Why we need to make research harder to understand

A recent article by BBH head John Harrison called on advertising to become ‘harder to understand’. Harrison laments how, in our content-addled world, communication has become regarded as just another ‘user experience’ to optimise. Advertising best practice is to...
The Weekly Stripe 24.03.17

The Weekly Stripe 24.03.17

The Weekly Stripe – 24.03.17 This week’s links are all about storytelling: from novels to digital advertising and TV opening titles, here is a pick of what makes a good story.   A video collection of brilliant storytelling advice by George Saunders...
The Weekly Stripe 03.03.17

The Weekly Stripe 03.03.17

The Weekly Stripe – 03.03.17 Is ride sharing the future? A stepping stone? Or a dead end? Here are some links that explore the issues. Our very own Yuebai Liu on how Uber drivers in China use the service for personal development An interesting discussion on...