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Blah! Blah! Blah!: Memories and advice from one of British advertising's mavericks
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Blah! Blah! Blah!: Memories and advice from one of British advertising's mavericks (Paperback)

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Dave Buonaguidi has been a maverick in the advertising world for over 30 years. This book is a rambling journey through his diverse career, from small London ad agencies to top multinationals. Along the way he co-founded four creative agencies, found success as a print artist and now works as a business adviser to start-ups and a public speaker.



Over the years Dave has learnt a thing or two about how to build a strong team that turns out outstanding work. His story shows that working your bollocks off pays dividends, that if you're nice and good, interesting projects will come your way, that everything gets better when you're having fun and that doing great work is f**king hard. He also reveals what makes a good pitch, what makes somewhere a great place to work and who and how to hire.



Littered with stupid points of view, ridiculous rants, a few bits of art and other stories, this is part memoir, part business book, for anyone who hates the status quo but wants to work hard, make brilliant work and be happy doing it.

BiographyMemoirsBusinessBusiness & managementSales & marketingAdvertisingBusinessIndustry & industrial studiesMedia, information & communication industriesAdvertising industry Publisher: Whitefox Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 13/06/2019 ISBN-13: 9781912892174  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Thanks to the strict work ethic of his immigrant parents, DAVE BUONAGUIDI was sent out to work at a young age. Starting his career at TBWA in the heady days of the mid 80s, he has been working at the forefront of British advertising for over 30 years, in various small agencies, multinationals and start-ups. He has co-founded agencies including St. Luke's, the co-operative creative agency named `the most dangerous company on earth' by The Harvard Business Review and Campaign Agency of the Year in 1997, and Karmarama, which became Marketing Week Agency of The Year 2011. It was here that he created the iconic MAKE TEA NOT WAR poster for the Stop the War Coalition. Dave was Creative Director for Channel4 for a time, managing advertising across the channel and setting up the acclaimed in-house agency 4Creative. In 2017 he co-founded Unltd-Inc to work with start-up businesses launching their own products. Since 2014 he has built a successful career as an artist and screen printer. He presented his TEDx talk `Be the driver, not the passenger' in 2018.

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