I’m client side at a big-name company in a creative/strategy role focused on content (I set the strategy, come up with the ideas + creative direct them). Trying to go agency but no luck yet. Any tips?

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Experience with having a creative partner of the opposite sex? Yes, yes I know it’s 2018 and all that — I’ve just never been in the position and am curious. Any pitfalls to watch out for? Benefits? 🤷‍♂️

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How short lived are careers in advertising? Is every creative thinking of their exit plan/has a long term career goal? Welp

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Trying to understand: a great senior creative working in one of the top shops has moved to a way smaller place with some very good work produced but in a lower position. Any ideas?

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Is it possible for a creative director to transition over to a director of creative strategy role?

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CD’s and ECD’s - how important are awards when you’re hiring a creative? I am currently at an agency that has no interest in awards and despite what I’m doing outside of work to win some {cont}

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Does anyone watch Working Moms on Netflix? The woman working in the creative agency has a “PR Specialist” role, yet she comes up with hashtags, visuals, and campaigns. WUT?!

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My team has no ACD/CD and no plans on hiring one. I feel like I’m not going to be able to grow without that level of creative leadership and my bosses don’t understand the need. What should I do?

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What is the role of the strategist during an internal creative meeting?

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How does a creative director transition to director of marketing at a company? I have an interview for this position but need advice on how my skills transfer. Thanks in advance!

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Anyone here over 40 and have a mid-level creative role? I got into this later in life than most and have had a tough time finding decent opportunities. Any advice?

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£35k for a CREATIVE DIRECTOR role... 🤦🏼‍♀️

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I’m considering applying for a position at Anchor in their creative department but I’m worried that they are too new to the industry. Does anyone have any input into the company and their growth?

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Anyone have success stories and/or advice on making it to a senior level creative position as a non-white creative? Seriously considering leaving this business for a more inclusive one.

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Publicis NYC? I'm looking for my first job as a Jr. Creative. Haven't heard the best things about it. Still true? I'm currently talking to a recruiter about a Jr. Position there.

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What should you actually say in a cold message to a Creative Director? Something that conveys the, “I’m creepy, I like your work, and I know your agency is hiring.” sentiment in a less awkward way.

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I’m hiring a Sr. Strategist in Seattle. Looking for diversity in age, gender, sexuality, background, ethnicity, education, etc. must know brands, branding, ideas, creative, storytelling and fun!

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What do you prefer? 1) sexy brand with meh work 2) meh brand with sexy work Would love to hear what CCOs, ECDs, CDs and recruiters think if hiring a creative.

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What ny agencies are hiring? If any. Prefer a smaller agency or one that gives a shit about creative over account

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Will starting at a pharma centered agency hinder my chances of being able to land a solid job in a good creative shop? Seems like no creative shops are hiring Jr. AD’s right now...

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My team has no ACD/CD and no plans on hiring one. I feel like I’m not going to be able to grow without that level of creative leadership and my bosses don’t understand the need. What should I do?

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Are there any agencies hiring creative teams? Open to lots of places :-)

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Jeez guy, at least pretend to be open to hiring a creative your own age. 🙄

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I have an exit opportunity but have 600$ in my commuter benefit account I lose after post 30 days leaving my current employer. Any creative ways to spend it? Uber pool is eligible, Amtrak, buses, etc.

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CD’s and ECD’s - how important are awards when you’re hiring a creative? I am currently at an agency that has no interest in awards and despite what I’m doing outside of work to win some {cont}

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Motion is hiring for a creative director/writer. Just posted the listing today. Let me know if anyone is interested in learning more.

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In-person interview for an Account Management position at a creative agency. Any ideas on possible interview questions?

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