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How finding your tribe is essential for happiness

Words by Aisling Ward, Careers Executive at NABS Danny Bent spoke about a lot of inspiring things at his talk for NABS during Advertising Week Europe. Yet through tales of falling off the sides of mountains, being held at gunpoint or having a beard full of maggots; one thing really stuck with me – the... Continue Reading

Negotiation 101: when, why and how

Words by Ellie Gerszt, Partnerships Executive at NABS To most of us, standing on a 12th floor roof terrace overlooking the Thames with a glass of wine in hand sounds like a rather good Saturday night. The 100 or so women (with a few slightly conspicuous men in our midst) who joined the WACL Gathering... Continue Reading

The Best Piece of Advice Ever. 

Words by Steve Rowe, Senior Support Advisor at NABS It’s a tough one, isn’t it?  How do you boil down every nugget of wisdom you’ve ever heard into one killer line, a powerful soundbite to pass on to those willing to listen? A panel of speakers at Advertising Week Europe took on the challenge on... Continue Reading

“Always wear nice shoes and don’t be an a**hole.” A taste of what I learnt at an evening of NABS speed-mentoring

Words by Hannah Devoy, Account Manager, BBH Last night M&C Saatchi played host to the first NABS speed-mentoring event of 2017, and my-oh-my what a night it was…! After the raving success of a previous speed-mentoring event I attended, I was eager to get up close and personal with another selection of Adland’s finest! The... Continue Reading

Little Voices

And how was your day? Separation Through Distance and Time

Words by Katrina Urban, Services Support Manager at NABS  This week I attended the NABS Working Parents Masterclass on ‘Separation Through Distance & Time’ with Julie Johnson, who is a psychotherapist and PSHE consultant in schools. As a single, full-time working mum to Josh who is 8-going-on-15, the time I have at home with him... Continue Reading

NABS bolsters its leadership team

NABS, the advertising and media industry’s support organisation, has appointed two new board trustees to help strengthen its leadership and guide the organisation over the coming years.tempat wisata di madiun Kerry Glazer, CEO of client-agency relationship specialist AAR has been announced as a new NABS trustee, joining the recently appointed Nigel Clarkson, Yahoo UK’s managing... Continue Reading

Ride Adland 2016

NABS Tuesday Club: ‘In Defense of Benign Bullsh*t’ with Rory Sutherland

NABS Fast Forward 2016 Week 5: Engagement with Verica Djurdjevic

Words by James Stevens, Strategy Director, WCRS and Team Christiansen Mentor Week five aka “two weeks ’til pitch day” (eek!) kicked off with yet another outstanding talk from PHD’s Verica Djurdjevic. Briefed to riff about ‘Engagement’, Verica instead spoke about how the role of media is all about driving connections. Why connection rather than engagement?... Continue Reading