Diary: Water-cooler monitor

What topics has the industry been discussing this week?

The Talk Time Spent
CHI & Partners celebrating its tenth anniversary, but 1 hr 5 mins
will any of the recent start-ups emulate its success?
And, more intriguingly, will any of the new boys reach
the creative heights that they are aiming for?
Steve Gatfield taking the global job at Naked. Can 52 mins
he help it to improve its fortunes or are its better days
behind it?
The integrated agency Rapier snatching the RAC 34 mins
DM and digital business. How long before it's challenging
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO for the advertising account?
Ad agencies launching social media practices. How 23 mins
many more will jump on the bandwagon and claim to "get"