I just interviewed a potential AD partner and as soon as I heard they “prefer to write their own scripts” I voted No. Should I have given them a chance?

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I guess it’s common now to not bring a laptop to show your work at an interview? We’ve had 10 art director candidates come through and maybe 7 of them did not come with any way of showing their work.

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Turns out my ECD is actually my ACD. My PM is actually my CD and I’m a jr art director just promoted from intern. Wonder why they didn’t tell me about this fun new hierarchy during my interview 😒

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Does a bachelors degree hold more value than graduating from a portfolio school like MAS with a good book when applying for an AD position?

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My side hobby is blowing up and I’ve won a few awards for it. However it has never taken me away from my ad work and I’ve never missed a deadline. Not once. Now when I interview the first thing I’m ..

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I’m a junior CW interviewing at saatchi LA soon, have a little more than a year’s experience, ad school background and some awards. Any idea what salary range should I be asking for?

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Question: currently working at a tiny shop. The kind where personality/work ethic makes a big impact. Saw an AD interviewing. She got fired from her last gig. Not sure why. Do I tell the agency?

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I have an interview coming up and I’m nervous about being asked the question “give me examples of how you are/were strategic.” Can someone please provide some examples they would use in an AD role?

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I have a final interview for Account Director at a top agency. I’m meeting CEO, VP, Group AD. Is there any Do’s and Do not’s that you recommend?

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In what situation should a project manager be interviewing an Art Director?

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My first interview for an Art Director position is coming up. What type of questions should I expect? 👀

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I am a POC, last few nyc ad agencies i went to for interview, i was the only brown person in the entire office. Where the brown ad people at?

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Can you talk about / show stills from an ad that hasn’t been produced yet in a job interview? Just to talk about the general creative idea

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Looking for a dope Art Director to interview at a couple places. Message me if you could be the one.

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Interviewing at an ad agency, are khaki color pants and a blazer over dress shirt overkill?

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Production internship at an well known ad agency. Video interview coming up. First step. What type of questions should I expect? Would like to note that I’m currently a senior college student.

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Hi everyone - I’m doing a podcast on racism, sexism, and ageism stories encountered in ad agencies. The interviews can be anonymous if you wish. If you’re interested to be a guest please PM me.

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Any advice on moving from a Senior AD role to an ACD role? Currently doing 80% of that role at my current position, but my bosses don’t want to make it official. When I interview at new agencies cont'

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speaking of negotiations, i’m going in-house after 4 years in advertising. i’ve been an AD and a senior graphic designer but interviewing for a graphic design position. has anyone negotiated...

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