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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I’m the only creative on one of the smaller accounts at my agency, where I am referred to as the “Creative Director” for the account. But I’m a junior AD... In interviews etc. can I say I am a CD? 🧐

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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 thankfully still have an interview scheduled for an in-house AD role. How do I diplomatically find out from the hiring manager (who’s the head of brand) how much creative leeway i’m gonna get?

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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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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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Hey peeps! Today I will have my first interview for a Sr. AD position in a healthcare agency in NY (HCP). If they ask me for a salary range, what should I say? How much should I expect to

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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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I have a much-needed interview happening with a client side "Head of Growth." Anyone know what that role entails? Or it's equivalent in ad world?

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

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Is applying for an ACD or AD role as a CD a viable option to widen the job hunt?

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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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Is applying for an ACD or AD role as a CD a viable option to widen the job hunt?

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Hello LA fish! I've been tasked with putting together the positioning for our indie agency and would love to interview some of you ad folks. Please DM me if you would be willing to help out! ❤️

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Any senior art director looking for a partner at your agency? Or applying together as a team? I’m at a good agency right now, just want a change

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Hey peeps! Today I will have my first interview for a Sr. AD position in a healthcare agency in NY (HCP). If they ask me for a salary range, what should I say? How much should I expect to

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I’m a Jr AD and I will have my first interview for a Sr position in a healthcare agency at NY. If they ask me for my salary range, what should I said? How much should I expect to be offered? Thanks

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Can anyone talk to the process of interviewing and getting hired as a CW + AD team? What kinds of questions should you prepare for? Do you negotiate salary together? Thanks.

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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 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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what are the top questions a strategist would ask an art director when interviewing him/her? Any sample answers will be much appreciated it

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

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

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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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Hi!! I recently relocated from LA to NYC and looking for Designers / Art Director that would want to meet for coffee / informal interviews and let me pick your brain! ✌🏽 Let me know if your down!

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