Thinking beats doing

Thinking beats doing

Interview for Austria’s Leadersnet magazine Thinking beats doing Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 5 January 2019 When I launched ‘How To Get To Great Ideas’ I got an email from my buddy Dominik at Leadersnet asking if he could interview me. Who...
Getting your magic back

Getting your magic back

AN ARTICLE FOR EDGE MAGAZINE Get your magic back Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 14 December 2018 This article originally appeared in the Yule 2018 issue of Edge Magazine. They changed the original headline from ‘Terrifying Thoughts:How fear conditions us...
A prime spot on the Front Row

A prime spot on the Front Row

BACK ON THE BBC Getting a prime spot on the front row Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 10 August 2018 Many years ago, I used to be a regular guest poet on BBC Radio. I’d appear on Radio 7 and Radio 4 to write poems live on air with kids. It was an utterly...
Bucking the trend is a trend

Bucking the trend is a trend

D&AD CREATIVE EXCELLENCE TRENDS REPORT Bucking the trend is a trend Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 26 April 2018 The worlds of design and advertising are populated by two kinds of people: those who’ve been in a D&AD annual and those who haven’t. Their...
I’ve set a new Track Record

I’ve set a new Track Record

GREATEST FEATS AND FAVOURITE BEATS I’ve set a new Track Record Dave Birss, writer, speaker, advisor 10 April 2018 A few weeks ago I was interviewed by the lovely Sue Dougan for her Track Record radio show. The show is a mix of chit-chat about my career alongside...