‘Who thought of it?’

Don’t gamble. Let’s gamble!

Don’t gamble. Let’s gamble!

My jaw dropped when I visited the NSW Government’s ‘Gambling Help’ website. Right there, on the home page, was an offer to ‘Win an iPad!’...

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The fastest way to die

The fastest way to die

Culture and advertising go hand in hand. The wrong word, to the wrong target market, could spell disaster. No more is this maxim more relevant than at an airport...

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Come and get it

Come and get it

In view of the much-publicised hold-ups of money vans, I wonder why ACM Currency Management needs its logo on vans such as this. I was walking in Auckland and...

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Traditions that endure… for no reason

Traditions that endure… for no reason

How many left-handed people are there? No-one knows. Let’s assume it’s approximately 10%. Of all the people in the world who brush their teeth, how...

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Save save save one cent

Save save save one cent

Years ago I used to waste a lot of money on fancy clothes. The menswear salesman would often stare at the price tag and then look up and make a better offer, saying,...

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