Other than blogs and podcasts that I read/listen, there are quite a few enewsletters that I am subscribed to. Most are free, some are not. Below are the ones that I get most value out of and have survived my ruthless email filters and unsubscribing-trigger-friendly finger. Business: McKinsey Quarterly Top…

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Ever since the beginning of the Economic Crises, I’ve been gobbling up every editorial, analysis, documentary and book on it, trying to understand in as plain words as possible what exactly is going on.  It’s not as simple as, “it’s because of, American Greed and the sub-prime crises”.  The main…

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Ever since Vodafone has taken over Hutch for $19.3 Billion (only), they’ve been plastering the country with TV Commercials, Hoardings and even Bumper Stickers. I for one am going to miss Hutch. Not too much for their service they provided (because I’ve heard it sucked), but for their brilliant advertising….

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There’s something mysterious about the effect of creative advert. It makes you smile, think over the message, ponder it’s flawless execution, you may not buy the product on offer but you nevertheless whisper, “Damn, that’s a good ad.” I have seen a fair share of creative adverts when growing-up in…

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They even made pc (the guy in the suit) looks like Bill Gates in these really cool imac ads.  Hilarious! Keep smiling :-) Arif Ps. The Virus ad and the Restarting ad are my favourite!

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I don’t know about you guys, but I seriously think that the guys behind the Got Milk campaign have been watching a wee too much of X-Files reruns. I mean just have a look at this & this.

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