• Don Draper’s Guide to picking up women

    Picked up from Jonty Fischer’s (Twitter: @jontyfischer) Monday Inspiration mailer at work! I’m a huge Mad Men fan. It’s the sheer balshiness, the fashion, the smoking without guilt, the whisky at 11am in the morning, the think-on-your-feet, do-or-die, sexist, chivalry of it all. It’s the unapologetic curves, the three-piece suits and the genius creativity. It’s the world of advertising in a time when things just started to change, social consciousness was starting to awaken and creative types had to become geniuses with their copy and execution. Of course, I’m a woman. I would not have been allowed to do anything beyond typing and filing…but the men were powerful and the…