Diary: Water-cooler monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAVE THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?
THE TALK TIME SPENT
There are so many questions still to be answered by 6 hrs 34 mins
the developments between United and Grey. Will the
businesses fit together? Will Jim Kelly take over at
Grey? And what will Robert Campbell do now? It seems
as though no-one has the answers.

Michael Grade has come out strongly with his 2 hrs 24 mins
views on Ofcom, and it has caused no end of arguments,
many of which are so heated that the language probably
needs regulating itself.

Why can't agencies keep hold of chief executives? 46 mins 13 secs
Following Grant Duncan's departure from Publicis,
there are now three vacancies. We could soon see a
repeat of 2006 when there were five positions open.

Will the Virgin Media/Sky debacle ever end? 55 mins 59 secs

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