We've done all kinds of agency and client-side recruitment. Ask away!

I have rarely worked with recruiters, but this past one I've had is SOOOOO persistent...like communicates with me every 3 hours if I'm not heard from. Is that normal? or a sign of something?

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When do you hire a designer for an (entry) manager position? How does a designer prove thay they have managing/leading experience to step up in the next job?

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I have 10 years of experience and 15 or so international awards (Cannes, One Show, Clio , D and AD ie everything but an Emmy) over four different campaigns. Plus a ton of work on big brands. When look… more

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Hi Recruiters, If you contact a talent for a job, do you routinely check back with that person after they green light a submission? Had recruiters reach out to me for some positions and never heard f… more

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Best practices/what to say for declining an offer without burning a bridge?

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What’s an avg salary range for a Chief Creative Officer?

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Hey y’all - looking for Strategy Intern opportunities either brand side, consultancy, or agency. I’m finishing my 1st year at Brandcenter and looking to get my feet wet.

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Hello Recruiters,looking for opportunities in Boston/New England both agency and client side roles Any names/contacts most appreciated!

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Any tech recruiters here ? I'm looking to join the field. What can a tech recruiter expect to earn in a corporate/in house role ?

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Hi fishes! Can someone please tell me who’s the Hiring Manager at BBDO NY?

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Does anyone know any recruiters in the Bay Area? Advertising or client side.

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Currently expecting two offers soon. HR for one is asking if I am expecting any other offers as they work to finalize the details. Do I tell them or not? Maybe just that I am talking with other agenci… more

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Dear Recruiters: is 7 weeks a normal amount of time with zero word after a final interview/presentation? If yes, can you please elaborate as to whether you think your org is functional or not, and why… more

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Hi folks! I’m an ACD/Art Director looking for a change of scenery. I don’t have many contacts in New York (I moved here a few years ago), but would love to connect with Talent Managers/Recruiters at I… more

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When an applicant specifies that they require visa sponsorship, does that immediately get the application thrown out?

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Why is every recruiter a blonde white woman? I got hit up by a staffing place that specializes in placing PoC... And the recruiter was still a blonde white woman.

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Job hunt burnout! I’m a project/account director with a very broad career background ranging from traditional marketing, through to product placement in gaming to brand integration in architectural en… more

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If I’m having to chase down a recruiter to set up time for initial conversations, how bad does that reflect on the company as a whole? I gave them my availability for a couple days and followed up hal… more

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Soooo. I’ve had a recruiter tell me about 3 opportunities she thought I’d be good for and I expressed my interest in moving forward and learning more, etc. Then, I don’t hear from her for over 2 weeks… more

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Hello recruiters, how much social media monitoring do you or other decision-makers do in the hiring process? I’ve scrubbed any posts that might raise red flags prior to interviews, but there will be n… more

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Hey Everyone, I have a job offer from 1 agency but I am still waiting to hear from another. I wanted to inform agency 2 that I have an offer from agency 1. Is there a specific way I should go about t… more

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Are they any internships left out there? Feeling stressed that I haven’t gotten any interviews and most of the ones I’ve found are no longer accepting applications 😕

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I’m curious to know... How some agencies claim to be an “equal opportunity employer”, when they don’t even post their openings and hire people they already know? I’d love to work for some specific age… more

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Fellow recruiters: is it just me, or are holding company agencies keeping a lot more searches in-house? I see an awful lot of internal recruiter job listings as we come out of the pandemic. My own con… more

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Anyone on the hunt for an award winning cd cw?

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When interviewing, how do I diplomatically say the reason why I’m leaving my current agency is because it’s toxic af?

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Is it ok to reach out to a recruiter via email on a previous job position thread in regards to a new/higher role that more matches what you are looking for now?

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Dear Recruiters! I would like to share my portfolio with you, if you’re interested can I DM you? I know it’s a long shot, and that you get a lot of books, but maybe it’s time for some luck in my life!

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Hey recruiters! What are your earnings? Please list the industry and commission structure, and salary progression yearly

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How can I get into tech recruiting? Barrier to entry is so high

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Recruiters... What's your work-life balance like?

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Any tips on making the jump from agency to brand side? I’ve been submitting a few applications to no avail. Curious if there are any skills or details I should try and highlight? I’ve been agency side… more

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Good morning! I am looking for a search firm that specializes in PR and marketing that is minority owned. Any recommendations? We are looking for a VP of Marketing and Comms

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Had several rounds of interviews with 3 CD’s and hiring manager over a few weeks. Position ended up being put on hold. Hiring manger mentioned everyone liked me and my work and would like to stay in t… more

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Is it a common policy for holding co agencies to post a job for the first time even if they’ve identified their candidate via referral? I know of brands that do that, but curious if agencies do.

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What are some questions I should expect when having my first call with a recruiter?

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Okay, I give up - what do recruiters/talent people even do? I’ve now been ghosted three times (after interviews, in one case after getting to a final round in a process that had SIX of them) in three … more

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My partner got a DUI at 19 and served a 30 day sentence. He’s been extremely successful working at a small agency for the last 10+ yrs but is looking to go client side and has had a very difficult tim… more

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Recruiter or recruiting firm suggestions when looking for an Art Director position in LA at a creative ad agency?

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Does anyone have a Comp consultant referral that has advertising experience?

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