Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category

Looking back at my first 6 months as Creative Director at

Posted on: October 5th, 2014 by Fransgaard Six months ago I accepted a position as European Creative Director for Salesforce Customer Experience Design (CXD), which is‘s full service inhouse digital agency (from transformation through to fully custom branded solutions). Before the epic¬†Dreamforce 2014¬†hits me…

Tips on how to decide which Linkedin connections to keep

Posted on: August 10th, 2014 by Fransgaard Linkedin is a social network for your profesisonal self. This article looks at how to decide which connections are helping your career and which you should stay in touch with through other, more suitable means.

38 articles later: An index of my 2013 blog posts

Posted on: December 19th, 2013 by Fransgaard We are closing up on the end of 2013. No flying cars yet, but here's what I've written this year. Thank you for reading, sharing and commenting and I hope to see you again next year.

Rediscovering the joy of creativity through Tokyo Designers Week

Posted on: December 17th, 2013 by Fransgaard Recent trip to Japan took me to Tokyo Designers Week where I rediscovered the fun in creativity.

When a great experience is so inappropriate it cannot be shared on social media

Posted on: August 29th, 2013 by Fransgaard While on a business trip to a foreign country I experienced the most bizarre, but also the most fun, taxi ride I have ever been on... but it is so out-there there is no way I will share it online.

Four blasts from the past. Great digital virals from the history of the web.

Posted on: May 29th, 2013 by Fransgaard The digital industry has grown up and is part of our lives now in a very irreversible way. However, that doesn't mean there aren't some great archeological finds in our combined web history.

One year on…

Posted on: May 8th, 2013 by Fransgaard One year on from my wife's death, where am I with her digital estate? I followed my own advice, and have faced few unforeseen obstacles. However, my original article has taken a life on its own as the issue of dealing with the digital estate of a deceased person is becoming increasingly relevant.

My favourite Top 5 Covers of Daft Punk’s amazing new track “Get Lucky”

Posted on: May 1st, 2013 by Fransgaard Fantastic how Daft Punk always create a buzz around their music and attract creative people to create amazing covers of their covers.

Ripples of you – Thoughts on Black Mirror episode “Be Right Back” based on personal experience

Posted on: February 15th, 2013 by Fransgaard The awesome "Black Mirror" Channel 4 TV-series aims to show bizarre, worst-case scenarios where current mega-trends could take us in the future, but some ideas are quite alluring.

Another year of blogging: A summary of my 2012 articles

Posted on: December 22nd, 2012 by Fransgaard Looking back at my blog posts for 2012, which include some quite personal thoughts on digital.