How many Chicago-based, single, divorced or widowed men between the ages of 48-53 (or thereabouts) do you know personally? In advertising? Or in another field? Live in the city or 'burbs?
Best agency office in Chicago?
Havas coffin lobby funeral thing is embarrassing
Incredibly specific question but has anyone had luck getting into McDonald in house agency (Agency 123). Been trying to find client side roles that align nicely and having a hard time breaking through…
Hey any Chicago creatives with international experience? Would love to pick your brains. Need some advice about life.
how’s fcb these days?
Incredibly vocal minority of boomers, who's main job is bothering you while you're trying to work, pushing back to office. Wishing y'all and the shareholders nothing but contempt.
Anybody have any leads on any open ACD-Art roles in the Chicago area or remote? Looking for my next gig as a result of company layoffs. Any tips are very much appreciated!
FCB Production in Chicago. How much power does Kerry Hill have over culture, hires and operations? What’s her story in that department? Any intel?
Who are some good Chicago headhunters?
Meet creative people like you — this Thursday, Sept 7th on the rooftop of Virgin Hotels Chicago.
Featuring Cannes Lions DJs Jet Blvck and SABZ with creative industry discounts on food and drink from 5-9pm when you namedrop #AgencyAfterhours to your server.
You people are classy, right? What's a thoughtful hostess gift for a fancy Chicago couple in Lakeview? They have high school age kids, he's an investments guy, etc just for context.
Is the new norm now 3 days in-office?
Anyone have info on Quality Meats and whether or not they’re looking to grow and add creatives in the future?
Would be great to see them emerge as a big strong shop. I think we could all use more plac…
Meet creative people like you — this Thursday on the rooftop of Virgin Hotels Chicago. Featuring Cannes Lions DJ Supes Base and Tea Vibe of Designory with creative industry discounts from 5-9pm when you namedrop Agency Afterhours to your server.
Fuck DDB Chicago. There’s no reason they couldn’t have at least considered me or given me an interview at some point over the last 4 years or so.
Freelance rate for Senior Copywriter? I either feel like I think I’m God or I am giving my work away for free. Halp
What age do people retire in advertising?
I’m an ACD looking for some guidance on a tough account. If you’re a creative that’s been in a similar spot, please DM me.
I can’t with this. Sure the idea is fun, but what college kid made this comp?! I mean, try a little.
How do single people in the city afford apartments in nice buildings with amenities? I make $105K and feel like I still need to live in relatively crummy places. Even 450 sq feet studios w/ building a…
I’m hoping to transition to brand side within the next year but rarely see any Chicago mid level positions. Anyone work in-house or know of any places I should keep an eye out for?
This Thursday, Aug 24th. Meet creative people like you on the rooftop of Virgin Hotels Chicago. Enjoy DJ sets by Cannes Lions DJ Heaven Malone and creative industry discounts on food and drink from 5-9pm when you namedrop Agency Afterhours to your server.
Any copywriters looking for a fast freelance project this week? Hit me up! The Escape Pod
Since being laid off from my Chicago agency, I've been interviewing for new roles. With my paid media experience as a senior associate earning $72k, I'm aiming for $75k in my Starcom interview…
Meet creative people like you on the rooftop of Virgin Hotels Chicago. Enjoy DJ Sets by Quicktastic of Cramer-Krasselt and ShamPain Wishes of DDB with creative industry discounts on food and drink from 5-9pm this Thursday, Aug 17th.
I sound like such a boomer, but is it just me or are the junior creatives these days a little TOO persistent? I completely understand cold emailing, and I don’t mind a few follow ups either. But after…
On a scale from 1-10, how inappropriate is it for the company that just laid you off a week ago to have multiple employees reach out asking you to help them with something they can't find? 🙄 Also…
I was recently laid off and I’m looking for a new social media position. I have 5 years of professional experience. If anybody has any leads I would really appreciate it.