Mad Men

An entertaining watchalong of Mad Men on Prime, looking at what agency leaders can learn in each episode
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Mad Men S1E9 — Shoot

The focus of this episode is all on Don's wife, Betty Draper, who he calls by the petname of 'Birdie' — but, as seems to be the way with Mad Men, the characters personal
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Mad Men S1E6 — Babylon

This episode is all about the characters aspiring to some ideal that is forbidden to them. The focus is on the female characters, their aspirations, and the things that stand in their way
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Mad Men S1E5 — 5G

This episode is all about the boundaries that people instinctively create around themselves, and their reactions when those boundaries are crossed. It looks at unhealthy rivalries that can develop within the business.
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Mad Men S1E4 — New Amsterdam

The theme of this episode is generational clashes — the older, experienced generations with established success and earned rewards, and the younger, ambitious generation pushing to create its own space
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Introducing Mad Men Monday

Mad Men is now included on Amazon Prime, so join us in a watch-along of a new episode each Monday night (perhaps with an Old Fashioned to hand if that’s your thing). We’ll post up an article about the episode, and we can all learn something and get some new ideas together.
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