Surviving a goof and keeping cool.

We were ten foot tall and bulletproof back in the day but the fear of losing a Client was just one of the concerns of the upwardly mobile. The other was the fear of losing your job. I never did, but I recall a moment when I thought I might inadvertently…

The tale of the Desperates' dog and a few thanks at eighty.

I can go no further in these musings without relating the tale of the Desperates’ Dog as I recall it. The Desperates were a club of sorts made up largely of Film Crew with a few Creatives thrown in. (This is not to suggest that Film Crews…

Clients were precious. Mergers were murder.

As we have seen in the previous contribution to these ramblings, windows were important. They were as much a status symbol as just a room with a view.  Mergers failed because of a lack of windows. Very simply, two principals or two managing…