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Anyone working this weekend and absolutely miserable and procrastinating because of it? What’s the way out?

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Damn... A year and a half into my first agency and nothing to add to my portfolio. I work so hard every day at this. My self confidence is shot 😥

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I just got a new job as Creative Director and the agency has asked me to do a creative audit on one of their biggest clients and it’s competitors. To see where we’re now with creative work and where /… more

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Just when you thought he couldn’t be any more insufferable.

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what's it like working at gut miami?

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Anyone works for the agency FIG? Wondering how’s work life balance there.

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Is anybody a really giant Olympics fan/watcher? Anyone you know? I feel like theres been a tipping point (esp with covid) and people in general dont care much. My watching plan is a polite no thank yo… more

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Who are the best people at agencies to connect with if you're a Production Company looking to work with them? Is it Creative Directors, Is it Producers, Production Managers? Pre-Covid I would si… more

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How bad is it to apply to two different roles in two different offices in the same network? The recruiter that screened me for one role, I saw that she looked at my LinkedIn profile for the other role… more

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How many agencies out there still have unpaid internships? To not pay a living wage for interns today seems hugely out of step with diversity goals.

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Where can I find a (video) colorist for $80 hourly? The ones I’ve worked with are very high end & my current shop won’t pay more.

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Is anyone else experiencing an influx of pitches lately? How are you handling?

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Longest wait between verbal and written offer? By Monday it’ll be more than a week.. Approvals seem to be taking a bit...😬

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I’ve been doing mid-funnel automotive for 5 years, really trying to move on but feel like I’m stuck in a rut. Anyone been in a similar spot, and if so how did you get out? What’s a good next move tha… more

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Has anybody ever gotten an offer revoked after your background check? I just accepted an offer for a new job. The industry for my brand is buttoned up, so I had to do a VERY thorough background check… more

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The alert sounds from the Slack commercial gives me PTSD.

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What do you do if you are in the last rounds of interviewing with one agency and expecting an offer but then another agency reaches out with a dream opportunity but haven’t even started the interview … more

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Is there an easy way to calculate an hourly freelance rate? Say…I wanted to keep an equivalent lifestyle to a $150,000 annual salary, what do I need to make hourly to match that knowing I won’t receiv… more

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Hulu: "Which ad experience do you prefer?" Option 1: Honda civic ad Option 2: Spanish version Whoever decided to troll me with this before every episode of anything I've watched o… more

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I hate my new job and want to ask my old agency for my old job back. Is this a “sooner is better” situation or am I just in a bad situation regardless of when I do it?

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The agency I work at is officially now a remote company. While I’m thankful to not feel pressured to return to work when I’m not ready, and I love the wfh freedom, I still find myself kinda sad. Do I … more

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Help! Somebody convince me that using “swipe” as a concept = a big idea…or even a little idea!! It seems to have taken over as the accepted way to concept amd show an idea and I HATE it!! Do you conce… more

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Pretty much.

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For people who are at vayner, how do you like it? Pros? Cos? Glassdoor is dead so I thought of asking here.

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Anyone else over advertising? Where are you taking your experience (or hoping to)?

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Name a creative director better than me.

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I spent the morning telling several of my creatives about the raises and promotions they got this week. Best day of my career.

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A little off the ad topic, but, has anyone recently purchased their leased vehicle? First timer here and since I love it, and it’s way under miles win, win. Just curious if you reached out to the lea… more

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Last day at my current agency is next Friday. This is my first time resigning so I’m not sure what to do/say to leave on a high note to ensure everyone remembers me well. Any ideas on what to do/how t… more

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Currently interviewing for Jr. Positions with my partner. Is it better to shoot for a higher salary and then work down? Or would you just get dismissed for unrealistic expectations? Any tips for handl… more

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Google.com Wow, Doodle real nice

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How to hire for any creative role in sixty seconds: • Look at their past agencies. Any of them better than yours? Yes=1 point. • Do they share more than 10 LinkedIn connections with you? 1 point. • A… more

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Are agencies moving more to a freelance-based model? Most of my friends who are creatives now freelance.

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Are there any award winning email campaigns? Why don’t many creative agencies develop email campaigns?

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I just noticed that I have a “touch base” scheduled for 9:15, then a “check in” at 11:00 on the same project. I’ll let you know what the difference is when we circle back.

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Forget dream agencies...what CDs would you love to work for and learn under?

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Any dog friendly agencies in NYC?

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In the early 2010s, agencies like Wieden, Goodby and Droga seemed extremely prestigious. But now, while these agencies are respectable and desirable places to work, I feel like they don’t hold the sam… more

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