"George Lois doesn't need advice. But the designer for whom legendary ad man is practically a Homeric epithet has loads to share in Damn Good Advice (for people with talent!), a slim, fast-paced collection. . ." - Print Magazine
"George Lois' brain is an interesting place. . .Get inspired gentlemen. . ." - Urban Daddy Kempt
"Put Damn Good Advice on your coffee table and thumb through it daily for some insight on how to make your work and world better." - Selectism.com
"It's an entertaining read, even for people outside the creative business." - The New York Times 6th Floor blog
"In the meantime, my best (damn) advice to all you creative people out there (and if you're livin' this means you) is to pick up your very own copy of Georges' Damn Good Advice -- a bargain at thrice the price -- and read it (and re-read it) to tatters. We all need our heros." - GQ
"This ad man is Mad man." - New York Post
"An Innovation Bible. . .a must-have spine stiffener for artists and entrepreneurs alike." - The Huffington Post
"George Lois offers indispensable lessons, practical advice, facts, anecdotes, and inspiration for all those looking to succeed in life, business, and creativity." - NPR's Morning Edition
"An irreverent, playful, genuinely useful set of rules to live by for aspiring creatives." -Details
George Lois is one of America's most creative, prolific and celebrated advertising communicators. Since his twenties, he has been a pioneer in developing the Creative Revolution in contemporary culture, transforming brands such as MTV, Tommy Hilfiger and USA Today. He is the only person ever to be inducted into The Art Directors Hall of Fame, The One Club Creative Hall of Fame, have Lifetime Achievement Awards from the American Institute of Graphic Arts, the Society of Publication Designers, as well as being a subject of the Masters Series at the School of Visual Arts. He lives in New York City.
Yes. George Lois is a legend and an amazing talent. And yes, he will be the first to tell you this. I understand, there is no room for humility in his world. Read morePublished 4 days ago by Jason McKinney
120 excellent, brief and visual pieces of advice about advertising and life from George Lois. Just beautiful.Published 2 months ago by Massimo Moruzzi
Great book; even greater advice. A book for any person in the Advertising or perhaps any other industry.Published 3 months ago by Victor Soto
Great advice for designers new and old. A quick read with some good insights.Published 4 months ago by J. A. Wagner
A little (ok, a lot) self-serving, but very good. Wish I would have read this 25 years ago, though.
Might make you sad if you're not a young designer.