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PR agency is interested in me over at Weber Shandwick, how are they? How is a PR agency vs traditional agency.

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Thoughts on Cramer-Krasselt? Apart from the tongue-twisting name, I’d like to hear from people who currently work or recently worked there. Appreciate y’all.

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How hard is it to find FT remote gigs these days? 1 being easy, 10 being "wtf this is insane"-hard.

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What agencies are hiring for remote work, anywhere in the US?

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“We’ll start by phasing back into the office with our familiar former schedule, but, as time goes on we can look into establishing a WFH option since you’ve all behaved so admirably during these tough… more

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Creatives, Did your agency give you an exact date for when you are required work on site?

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Hi pals, looking for Chicago-based photographer recos. I've got my shortlist but wanted to branch out beyond my radar. Lifestyle and food experience a must, motion a plus! Must be a pro with repre… more

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Is this entire city playing musical chairs rn? Feels like every creative body is leaving to rotate one agency to the left.

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Well, that surprised me Liz. Other than being a big global title and all, why would you leave Leo? Seemed like you were really shaking things up here at Publicis.

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This bowl is so quiet.

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Anyone have info on Huge Chicago? What is WFH policy? What companies they working with? What type of projects come out of the… more

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What's the standard freelance Sr Copy rate in Chicago?

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Looking for a couple (2) Mid-Level teams for a freelance gig! Will likely run 6-8 weeks and focus in the healthcare space! TV/Film/OLV experience a must! Will start ASAP :) Work is remote.

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Looking for freelance Mid/Sr AD. My GCD asking me to throw a few books on their desk by Tues. Gig will be 2-3 months, remote. PM a book if you’re interested.

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Opportunity for Chicago Creative Directors! My company is looking to bring on a new in-house CD, whose background leans heavier into art direction. Must have solid e-commerce experience. Reach out on … more

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Moving back to Chicago after being gone for 12 years. Sound off on good neighborhoods, buildings or even places to buy. LGBTQ+ and creative vibes. Don’t say Lakeview, or I’ll come through this screen … more

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Anybody looking for writers?

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How do you decide what to charge hourly as a Jr. Creative? If you have ever done freelance what did you charge?

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Wanna work remote forever? Creative opportunities in St Louis agency that’s just got a giant national piece of business. Loads of opportunities to produce. Cool people. Make the coffee you want. … more

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How’s Golin Chicago?

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What neighborhood do you live in? What do you like and don’t like about it?

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Anyone here from Highdive? I talked to a recruiter there a while back but she was freelancing and has since left. Would love to pick that conversation back up...

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Who would you consider to be the best freelancers creatively in Chicago? The ones who are the most well known, always deliver awesome work, and in demand?

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Looking for entry level ux/or internship. Want to convert and having no luck. Yes I updated my portfolio and am certified. I’ll take what I can get.

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Continually seeing open roles on LinkedIn from Pivot Design. Is it just high turn over? Resume farming? Legal obligations before promoting people? Anyone know what’s up because there’s constantly job … more

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Do any creative directors need help with childcare? —————— as a Jr Art Director I know hiring will continue to be slow BUT I have been working on and off as a nanny and would love to help some people … more

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Anyone hiring for account management?

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Anyone hiring entry level ux? I am a senior designer but feel junior ux. I mean does anyone train anymore?

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Any references for photographers who specialize in non-cheesy headshots? I need an overall update. Thinking outdoors, lifestyle-y, casual—but open to their professional ideas after consult. Yay, than… more

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Any Chicagoans having luck with full time remote opportunities elsewhere? Is this a thing yet?

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What’s the last great thing you created that’s in market right now?

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Any freelance media strategists out there? Help needed for a small/mid-sized BtoB agency.

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Any Chicago peeps looking for a change of scenery (Lake view east) and interesting in house-sitting (to care for a cat + plants)? I'm not sure I trust the randos online and thought it wouldn't… more

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Thinking about biting the bullet. What in-house options does Chicago have that locally staff creatives?

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Are any chicago offices setting “back in office” dates yet? Or is everyone still WFH until “???”

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Favorite editor(s) in Chi?

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Anyone had luck shooting locally during “these troubled times?” Nervous to capture remotely. Any director recos for tabletop and simple setups?

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Hey hey, anyone know if Leo or others are hiring freelancers right now?

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