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30 Workplace Ad Examples

These Office Marketing Ideas Celebrate and Mock Workplace Culture

— November 26, 2014 — Marketing
These office marketing campaigns both celebrate and mock workplace culture. Whether encouraging collaboration within a professional environment or a much-needed break for those who work too hard, these ad examples are nothing short of fun.

While tech brands are likely to feature collaborative and productive workplace marketing, alcohol brands like ABSOLUT Vodka are proving that everyone needs a break from their hectic schedule. Their window washer ad surprises office employees with an invitation to have a drink. The campaign encourages professionals to choose leisure over stress and illustrates that everyone deserves a break when at work.

The same can be said with Outdoor Magazine's Go Outside campaign and an Applebee's diversion doll commercial. Outdoor Magazine's ad depicts an office employee as a caged human and urges individuals to get outside during their work day. On a more humorous note, an Applebee's commercial tells employees to sneak out for a lunch break while keeping an inflatable doll at their work station.

Different uses of office marketing are common among successful brands thanks to its urban appeal. These campaigns often target young professionals and depict workplace environments as one's second home.
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Activity
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Workplace Fun Campaigns
Workplace Fun Campaigns
Orangina's Shake Things Up Campaign Infuses Work with Unexpected Fun
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Office Diversion Dolls
Office Diversion Dolls
Applebee's Lunch Decoys Will Trick the Boss So You Can Enjoy Its New Menu
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25
Explosive Paper Ads
Explosive Paper Ads
The Paramount Pictures 'Transformers' Helps Promote Double A Sheets
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24
Festive Fired Exec Campaigns
Festive Fired Exec Campaigns
The Zellers Festive Finale Ends on a Bittersweet Note
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23
Jolting Mechanical Bull Ads
Jolting Mechanical Bull Ads
Berocca Livens Up Workplace Stress by Tweeting on a Mechanical Bull
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22
Work-Discouraging Liquor Stunts
Work-Discouraging Liquor Stunts
Ultimat Vodka Window Washers Encourage People to Have a Drink
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21
One-Liner Ad Heroes
One-Liner Ad Heroes
Nate Dern Becomes 'The Huh? Guy' After AT&T Commercial
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20
Office Animal Ads
Office Animal Ads
The San Francisco Zoo Campaign Asks for Workplace Donations
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19
Rank-Rising Promotions
Rank-Rising Promotions
The FGV CEO Campaign Offers an Ascent to Your New Office
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18
Vicious Competitor Attack Ads
Vicious Competitor Attack Ads
The Microsoft Office 365 'Gmail Man' Ad is Vicious and Direct
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17
Holiday Machinery Jingles
Holiday Machinery Jingles
Alphabet Photography Bangs Out Workplace Christmas Carols Using Machines
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16
Intuitive Presentation Software
Intuitive Presentation Software
Sway's Digital Presentation Software Lets You Create on the Go
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15
Wacky Well-Being Ads
Wacky Well-Being Ads
The Dare ‘Time to Change' Commercial Sheds Light on Mental Health
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14
Caged Human Ads
Caged Human Ads
The Go Outside Outdoor Magazine Campaign Urges People to Escape Confinement
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13
Office Procrastination Ads
Office Procrastination Ads
This Puro Faitrade Coffee Campaign Urges You to Take a Break
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12
Terrorizing Big Baby Ads
Terrorizing Big Baby Ads
These Lovers Plus Condom Ads Show Babies That Get in the Way
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11
Theme Park Phone Ads
Theme Park Phone Ads
The AT&T Blackberry Torch 'Rollercoaster' Ad Mixes Business with Fun
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10
Morning Mayhem Commercials
Morning Mayhem Commercials
These Amp Energy Juice Ads Make Mondays More Enjoyable
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9
Contagious Car Commercials
Contagious Car Commercials
The Volkswagen Superbowl Commercial Will Bring a Smile to Your Face
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8
Yellow Life Campaigns
Yellow Life Campaigns
Sticky Notes are Always on the Brain in the 3M Post-It 2011 Ads
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7
Audacious Gender Portrayals
Audacious Gender Portrayals
Axe 'Office Love' Commercial Represents Women as Headless Breasts
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6
Interoffice Love Bird Ads
Interoffice Love Bird Ads
The Vahume Office Furniture Campaign Personifies Pigeons
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5
Business Brew Branding
Business Brew Branding
Good Company Coffee Uses Corporate Jargon for its Java Packaging
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4
Breast-Bouncing Puppets
Breast-Bouncing Puppets
The Sizzling Furry Puppet Studio Creation for a Go Daddy Ad
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3
Instant Vacation Advertising
Instant Vacation Advertising
DDB Lotto 649 Campaign Transforms Everyday Items Into Getaway Gear
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2
Creative Disability Promotions
Creative Disability Promotions
The Norwegian Association of the Blind Commercial is Cute & Clever
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1
Office Supply Prank Prints
Office Supply Prank Prints
The Herlitz 'Cheap Fun' Campaign Encourages Amusement
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