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John Shnier is inspired everywhere

Architect John Shnier waxes articulate on life as a flaneur.

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John and Diaz talk teamwork

Judy John and Israel Diaz chat about the importance of environment  – and the washroom factor.

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Matt Carr loves his job

Umbra’s design director on sustainability, the teatime clock and his beef with barbecues.

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Aaron Rose likes to do it himself

Aaron Rose tells us about the do-it-yourself movement and why every ad should be a work of art.

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Janet & Nancy: uncensored

Janet Kestin and Nancy Vonk on social marketing, women in advertising and creativity’s biggest enemy.

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Chip Kidd’s inspired by all things New York City

Chip Kidd tells us about a book cover that he wished he could have done and how Batman and New York are mutually exclusive. 

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Derrick Hodgson’s living creatures

Artist Derrick Hodgson on how technology has affected his creative process, gardening and why rotting compost inspires him.

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David Baldwin’s taking his life into his own hands

David Baldwin dishes on the One Club, Art & Copy, and why a recession is the perfect time to open an agency.

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Andrew Simon plays games

DDB Canada’s SVP/CD on why his office is full of board games, what he looks for in an employee (hint: don’t be an asshole) and what he really thinks of working for Frank Palmer. Plus, a special cutting-room-floor quiz!

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Erik Kessels doesn’t like most ads, so that’s why he has to break the mould

Erik Kessels talks about taking side streets and tells the story of Hans Brinker.