Tag Archives: Agencies

Top Three Ways Agencies Can Fix Client Relationships

Top Three Ways Agencies Can Fix Client Relationships

Agencies take heed. You have developed a proven process, nurtured a staff of experts who are client-service focused and utilize the best technology. Yet the client/agency relationship is suffering. While clients certainly share some of the responsibility for less-than-stellar agency … Continue reading

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Client/Agency Therapy

Client/Agency Therapy

Today I’m going to kick off a multi-part series that addresses some of the challenges facing the changing client/agency relationship, along with some solutions that clients and agencies can work together to implement. Let’s just call it – Client/Agency Therapy. … Continue reading

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Agency Reality Check

Agency Reality Check

Agencies behold! Today I ask you to look in the mirror and ask yourself one simple question. “Are you proud and confident of your digital services, or are you faking the funk?” If you are truly proud of your digital … Continue reading

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IPG's "Media Brands" Leverages The Aggregatation of Media Services Groups

As the shift of strategy development and stewardship continues to move into the realm of the media agencies, IPG has launched a group to manage and oversee all of the media services groups within the holding company. This move gives … Continue reading

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It's Not A Magical Parallel Universe, It's Just The Internet (Yes, Social Media Too)

It's Not A Magical Parallel Universe, It's Just The Internet (Yes, Social Media Too)

Thank you to MediaPost for publishing a version of my “Magical Parallel Universe” rant… Did the title of this post pique your interest? Good. This is a hot topic of conversation. Are you a traditional marketer or agency person, or … Continue reading

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Do Advertisers or Agencies Want Their G-TV?

Do Advertisers or Agencies Want Their G-TV?

Google TV is now out of Betaand pulicly accessible. Although not embraced to the degree they expected during the beta itself (my old agency’s TV buyers¬†scratched their heads at it), this does offer the potential to create a marketplace similar … Continue reading

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Agencies "Betta' Recognize"

Agencies "Betta' Recognize"

Agencies are further recognizing the need for a new model, but still haven’t done much but talk about it. The AAAA’s leadership conference kicked off last week and the NY Times even covered the bold statements from the speakers. I’ll … Continue reading

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