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I'm starting to realise I enjoy the job requirements of an ACD way more than that of a copywriter, and personally feel ready for it. How long is long enough to be considered for a promotion?

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POV: you’re a senior copywriter in Chicago. How much are you making?

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Any former agency strategy leads go in house? Would love to connect and hear about your experience and how you made the transition.

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Meet creative people like you at Virgin Hotels Chicago. Enjoy 20% off food and drink from 5-9pm on Thursday, April 25th on the sunny Cerise Rooftop with DJ sets from creative industry insiders.

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What are some of the in-house companies you can work at in Chicago?

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More layoffs at Havas. Man, what a shitshow…

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Chicago Advertising feels like it’s been decimated. Any good news anybody?

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Best lunch spot in the Loop? Taking a poll

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How bad were the layoffs at fcb today?

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Does anyone have any insights on what it is like working for Fishawack Health?

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Meet creative people like you and enjoy 20% off food and drink on the rooftop of Virgin Hotels from 5-9pm this Thursday, April 18.

Featuring DJ sets by ShamPain Wishes of DDB and Jet Blvck of Spark Foundry.

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How many projects are you normally handling at the same time? and how big are they?

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Anyone hear of more Omnicom agencies having layoffs in Chicago this week?

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Where does everyone like to take potential clients to dinner? I'm looking for someplace mildly impressive but quiet enough that we can discuss business.

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I’m moving to the Chicago area, my husband is being relocated. How is the advertising job market in Chicago right now? I’m nervous about being able to find a new job quickly.

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Does anyone currently work for Huge Inc.? How would you describe the work-life balance?

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Thoughts on VML?

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Anyone looking for an ACD art? Especially looking for an Omnicom agency. The just postings are sparse.

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Thoughts on blue chip? Keep hearing mixed reviews. Admittedly all agencies are likely shit shows at this point but still curious.

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How often does your company perform performance reviews? My company hasn’t had performance reviews in years, or at least I haven’t had one. But my manager just emailed me and said I would be having a … more

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Are there any agencies still offering fully remote positions for creatives?

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Thoughts on C-k?

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Layoffs at Ogilvy.

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Did Leo have more layoffs?

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Anyone else get the intrusive thought that strategy doesn’t matter sometimes? Or that old strategy heads make simple things very complicated? It gets so redundant

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Heard layoffs at DDB

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Is it me, or did everyone think working at a Chicago Advertising Agency would be more…exciting and glamorous? I think I had some warped ideas of this field growing up.

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Really hope someone steps up and hosts. Was sad and embarrassing to not have one in Chicago last year.

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Question - is there a Chicago-based company that is doing really exciting work in media and creative? I realize that’s a very abstract question, but all of the work I’m seeing out of the Chicago brand… more

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Does anyone here work a second job (not in advertising) to make ends meet? Def need to get some kind of part time job - any advice or connects would be helpful.

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Layoffs at Ogilvy Chicago?

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Just popping in to wish everyone a Happy Deep Dish Pizza Day! What is everyone's favorite toppings?

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Is it hard for you to take criticism? As a copywriter I'm constantly trying to defend my work and sometimes it's really disheartening.

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Does anyone have the recruiter contact info at Mars agency?

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Some big holding company should buy this cool building and fill it with agencies. It's so cool and creative looking.

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What are some perks you enjoy at your agency?

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Has anyone else noticed that Facebook/META business suite is rolling out updates that are absolutely awful and making the platforms harder to manage? Any insights on these edits would be great.

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Does anyone know the email format for OKRP?

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