“Advertising Age’s 2008 ‘agency of the year’ lays off 7% of its workforce.” [Crispin Porter Bogusky, Boulder Colorado]

Via Waylon Lewis
on Feb 8, 2009
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Until the recession hit, CP+B had been on a rapid expansion mode. It had ballooned from 100 employees in 2000 to more than 900 today.

In an October interview, Bogusky predicted that the agency would “definitely go over 1,000 this year.”...read the rest here.


Here’s a thought—reports show that you can save 20% of overhead—instantly—by ‘going green.’ Would that be enough to hire CP+B‘s employees back?



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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