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When David kicks Goliath’s behind

Dom Trudeau’s bedtime story for advertising moguls on the threat from tiny agencies.

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Future Flash blog: Brands’ low centres of gravity

On the second day of the Muskoka conference, speakers looked at why brands aren’t welcome at the consumer’s social table.

Future Flash blog: On invention and failure

Speakers from Deutsch, Mondelez global and more took to the stage to discuss things that keep them up at night, and potential solutions.

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FCB appoints Montreal president

Industry veteran Daniele Perron will lead the office.

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How did we get to the Age of the Customer?

Aldo Cundari looks at how digital turned talking to consumers on its head.

Putting the entrepreneur back in advertising

TBWA’s George Nguyen on embracing the practice of risk-taking in everyday business.

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More details on the failed Publicis-Omnicom deal

The companies’ CEOs and Miles Nadal, head of MDC Partners talk about how the cancelled deal will impact future business mergers.

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OneMethod hires an ACD

Laurent Abesdris will lead creative on various Nestle brands, including the recently-won Perrier.

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See the One Show winners

Check out the work that won Cossette several pencils and saw Anomaly and Paprika each take home a Gold.

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AToMiC shortlist: part seven

And that’s a wrap! Strategy releases the final nominees in Tech and Transmedia, just in time for Thursday’s show.

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Fear the future of Glassholes and six-second vids

These new spots from TedXColumbiaSIPA and Cap C show what could happen if we ditch insightful and meaningful content.

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Publicis and Omnicom terminate merger

The two groups have called off the partnership due to difficulties completing the deal within a reasonable time frame.

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Y&R and Ford snag a Platinum Crystal

Rethink, Dory and MacLaren McCann are also among the shiny Gold winners at last night’s Crystal Awards, celebrating the best in radio ads.

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2014 Agency of the Year call for entries

Have what it takes to be in the running? Strategy kicks off the first phase of the award competition with some changes.