Dropping my ego here and asking something I should know. But I suck at writing cold emails/cover letters for jobs. Any tips to standing out or just getting them to read it.
Not sure this belongs here, but not sure where else.... did Fishbowl just go through some bowl deletions? Where is the Publicis (Groupe) bowl? Bad Clients bowl?
Just had a long interview today with four people and could not judge their reactions at all. Suffice to say my nerves are getting to me a bit.
I hate how in an industry that supposedly welcomes “misfits,” I have to dress, act, and speak in a certain way so that I’m not overlooked as a creative.
People tell me I have no emotional intelligence. I have a really difficult time connecting with people further than a work relationship/making new friends. Do I need therapy? No Im not depressed. INTJ
I think after 25 years advertising is finally over for me. The jobs just aren’t there. I just can’t get one. I’m out.
￼I hate traveling for work and lately have been asked to travel pretty frequently. No one other than the VP on the team has kids. It’s really taking a toll on my relationship + family.
Maybe I'm burnt out but more often that not nowadays I just feel defeated. I'm the most junior on my team and I totally understand 'putting in time' and 'taking your lumps' but my team hired (cont.)
I honestly have no clue what the F the planters ad during SB was about. He died and then he was reborn? What the F? What are they selling? I’m kind of mad at such a lame idea.
Advice needed: Thoughts on leaving before having something else lined up. I’m not burnt out or anything like that, but I do feel I’m in unhealthy environment & not learning as much as I could be
It’s been very difficult going to work with the bad news coming. And also we literally had a team meeting telling us that hiring is going to be difficult and we will have to deal with it or leave
I’m so burnt out in this industry that i didn’t even watch the super bowl spots and don’t even care.
What does a background check reveal? Credit score took a minor hit recently. Also dug to find I have a “criminal charge” ($110 fine for not having a life-vest when paddleboarding from D.Nat Resoures.
Received the "I'm not feeling well today, so will be working from home today" email this morning. Seriously? I have more respect for my team member who told me on Friday she would be WFH home today.
Friends: you have to work for Super Bowl?! That sucks! Me: yeah! Stinks! *fast forward to me in a war room in front of a big screen eating 100 wings*