Journal entries ordered by “Everyday Cog”


26th October 2011

We’ve finally upgraded our Macs from Office 2004 to the sparkly new 2011 edition. It’s not… more


24th October 2011

We’ve commissioned the illustrator, Josephine Sumner, to produce crests for a projects for the Royal Academy… more


20th October 2011

Our second branding workshop of the week. This time Michael and Mike held a session with… more


18th October 2011

The ISM team has expanded hugely since our rebrand. Today we played games with the new… more


17th October 2011

Lunch break in the Cog kitchen, Ocky discovers an ad for the new Dickens exhibition at… more


12th October 2011

Charlotte Kewell and Helen Adrodos came in to talk to Michael about a campaign he’s helping… more


6th October 2011

2nd site in 2 days. Tonight is the opening of Open, Dryden Goodwin’s latest project, at… more


7th October 2011

Cog Night, Late at National Portrait Gallery. It was a busy, themed evening with DJs and… more


5th October 2011

In preparation for tomorrow’s National Poetry Day, we’ve launched the site for our clients Wonderbird. more


4th October 2011

The Royal Gala opening of The Marlowe Theatre. Michael, Ocky, The Duke and Duchess of Kent… more


3rd October 2011

The constant march towards the latest software continues. Today we finiashed the studio upgrade to Adobe… more


28th September 2011

Apple Colour’s Adrian drove from Bristol with our print proof, had a cup of coffee while… more


23rd September 2011

Mike and Ocky argue about the relative merits of different designs for The Charles Dickens Museum. more


22nd September 2011

This month’s Cog Night was a trip to the Twombly & Poussin exhibition at Dulwich Picture… more


20th September 2011

Once a month our accountant, Chris, pops in to check that we’re using our abacus correctly. more


19th September 2011

Our monthly delivery from Sainsbury’s, restocking our kitchen with coffee, biscuits and all manner of peculiar… more


15th September 2011

On a five hour round-trip (to present our credentials to a poential client) Michael passed the… more


14th September 2011

Guilty pleasures. Dave and Ocky tuck into bacon butties, bought from the local Hungry Hut, burger… more


13th September 2011

A morning session with Florian and Julia from The Charles Dickens Museum, talking logos and website… more


12th September 2011

Mike and Michael spent the evening at Pentagram. An ideas session for the Winning Words project… more


8th September 2011

Ocky and Michael arrive at our first meeting with new client, The Charles Dickens Museum. Ocky… more


7th September 2011

Dryden Goodwin and Imran Perretta, meeting with Michael and George to talk through the detail of… more