Me showing up to the interview after stalking the creative department’s portfolios, linked-ins and Instagram accounts.

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I'm a brand strategist at a media agency, but want to shift to a creative agency. What preconceived notions about media people would affect you when interviewing me? Flip side: any assumed strengths?

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Is creative circle worth the interview with them to help with finding a job?

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Creative fishies, I’m looking for a great writing partner. What are some good interview questions that reveal character?

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Anyone have any memorable creative ways to say thank you after an interview? Want to leave a lasting impression but don’t want to overkill.

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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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Just got let go among with half of our creative team.. Can I be honest about this when interviewing for new positions?

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Should I feel offended, thankful, both? Very senior creative job. Just navigated months of phone interviews, out of dozens of candidates I made the final 3 flown in for more/multiple interviews (cont)

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Creative ladies, what do you wear to an interview with the higher up and account peeps? Are jeans okay if you dress it up with boots and a blouse?

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When you interview with a creative, do you bring up that you checked their book before you met with them? Can it come across as stalkish or ass kissing, or is it considered normal?

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This is the state of play: « Persado is reinventing digital marketing creative by applying mathematical certainty to the message, the foundational DNA of Marketing. » (Cont)

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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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Got an interview today with a really famous creative that I admire very much and am honestly excited just to get the chance to meet him. Is it okay to be a little bit of a fanboy in an interview?

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What are some smart questions to ask creative directors during an interview that will make you stand out?

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did a round of interviews with a handful of people from creative department. now they want me to do an interview with people from the account team. has any creative had to do this before?

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Is being asked to write a holiday creative brief for one of the agency's accounts, using real data points as support, a normal step in the interview process?

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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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I had a very successful video interview with the CD for a permalancing me position and I’m going in today today to meet the team. However, they’d like me to complete a creative exercise (cont)

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Hey, may I ask you something? How does a creative interview usually go? I am in a different space and I’d like to understand a bit more about the creative world (copywriters, designers, etc)

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Creative directors: What was the most memorable thank you note you’ve ever received after an interview?

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Have associate level, in-house experience, in creative strategy. Does anyone have any advice for applying to agencies? Thank you!

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Got an interview today with a really famous creative that I admire very much and am honestly excited just to get the chance to meet him. Is it okay to be a little bit of a fanboy in an interview?

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I had a very successful video interview with the CD for a permalancing me position and I’m going in today today to meet the team. However, they’d like me to complete a creative exercise (cont)

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Hi! I had a phone interview and (in my opinion) went really well. The recruiter told me to contact after two days (if she didn’t) to schedule a Skype call with the creative department (count)

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Hi! I had a phone interview and (in my opinion) went really well. The recruiter told me to contact after two days (if she didn’t) to schedule a Skype call with the creative department (count)

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It’s my first time interviewing a digital creative prospect for my team. What would you ask on a first meet up?

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Me showing up to the interview after stalking the creative department’s portfolios, linked-ins and Instagram accounts.

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What are some smart questions to ask creative directors during an interview that will make you stand out?

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I’m starting an interview series with creative teams at agencies and in-house, from the CD to the junior (like 3-5 people so a small team or sub team). What would you want to learn about?

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If a 75-min interview with the creative lead,CD followed by other teammates indicates that there will not be a second in? And final decision would most like be made after?

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Has anyone ever worked remotely at Cigna in-house creative? I’ve been interviewing with them and it’s a LONG process. WTF?!

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Should I feel offended, thankful, both? Very senior creative job. Just navigated months of phone interviews, out of dozens of candidates I made the final 3 flown in for more/multiple interviews (cont)

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Creative ladies, what do you wear to an interview with the higher up and account peeps? Are jeans okay if you dress it up with boots and a blouse?

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When I apply for new positions at larger Corp companies, the only feedback I get back is my resume is too creative. But I’m applying for creative roles. How do I make me resume less creative ?

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did a round of interviews with a handful of people from creative department. now they want me to do an interview with people from the account team. has any creative had to do this before?

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