Have heard from numerous people on the inside that some agencies are only hiring women at the moment. Has anybody experienced this lately? Happening a lot in Chicago.
Your best comeback stories? Ever had someone fuck you over, only to find yourself in a position of power over them years later? How sweet is sweet revenge?
What do you do when a new role/agency actually turns out to be a career derailment? Massive step down and mislead about the role
I’m calling out sick to interview for a new role. Any suggestions on how to do it without being suspicious?
Do big agencies fear diversity? Do they feel introducing high level talent of color will begin chipping away at traditions of white leadership? Do they fear hiring ppl of color bc of their influence?
Just as it’s important to exit a company gracefully , so is it important for a company to be gracious to you on your way out... bridges go both ways.
My exit interview is tomorrow and during my time at this agency I’ve experienced the grossest of misconduct that has turned me off from advertising as a whole. I kept receipts as one does and ... cont
Can someone in an upper management position explain to me the point of laying off junior people? Unless they’re terrible, I don’t get it.
After 8 months and countless interviews, I finally received an offer letter for a brand-side role today. The process was no joke. If tips would be helpful to anyone, happy to share.
My official reason for leaving is “I’m moving” but my real reason is feeling pushed out, marginalized and undermined. Should I exit interview truthtell or leave it alone and move on?
Has anyone ever applied for a position they’re unqualified for (lack of X years of experience) and still got the job?
Curious how others approach travel etiquette: when returning from a work trip with colleagues, do you wait for everyone to deplane before making your way to the exit together or do you just leave?
Someone from my team got let go today and while I agree with the decision because they weren’t right for the role I still feel bad. Do you reach out with condolences when this happens?
What’s the difference between account management and project management? I work in account but feel like my role also fits the definition of project management i learned in college
Stupid to directly ask the hiring team whatsup with the Glassdoor reviews? Many bad ones about a year old from the main office in Europe
What role or track in an agency do you think is best ( in terms of experience, need, quality of life, most transferable to brand side) for those beginning their careers?
When interviewing for new role what matters to you most? What questions / answers help you see the “full picture”?
Considering a relocation from NYC to Chicago... any major things to know? Or any agencies actively hiring strategy roles there? (4 years experience) many thanks and cheers
An old colleague referred me for a role at my dream company. I have an intro call with HR this week and am so anxious and already bummed at the idea of a rejection down the line 🙃😑
This feels relevant to so many bowls... A must read! Especially for hiring managers https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/31/business/economy/long-term-unemployed.html
I went to an interview today at large agency for a relatively entry level role and interviewed with the two ceos. Is this normal? What might they have been looking for?
During a phone interview when HR asks what your salary requirement is, how do you politely switch it back on them to give a range for the position first?
Got my first position in the industry and I want to set some goals for myself. How soon should I be aiming for a mid level position? How many pieces should I add to my book as a jr? Other goals?
How looked down upon is it to take a break from your job to work on other things without another position lined up early in your career? I want to take time to figure out what i want to do. (Cont.)
How do you let the agency that offered you a position that you need time and are exploring other options? New to this and don’t wanna say yes to the first agency I really interviewed at lol
Have you ever applied for a position at a company you’ve been laid off from? Is that weird? Not that I’m at all considering it, but I’m just curious if anyone has actually done it... (And why??) 🧐
Any of these agencies in Hollywood hiring? https://loudwire.com/james-kottak-scorpions-interracial-couples-commercials/
Really nervous about asking my mentor to recommend me for a role on his team. Is there a proper way to do this?
Having issues hiring out of college as our assistant level pay is too low. Rather than increasing the salary - new assistants no longer need a college degree. Does not bode well for the future.