Pet peeve: people using superlatives for benign comments. “Let’s meet at 5pm.” “Perfect!” “We just got the client comments back.” “Excellent!” “Can you email your response?” “Absolutely!” “The client hates it.” “Fantastic!” 😬
Letter of recommendation: Director level hirees, would you value this in the hiring process? Thinking of writing one for a designer that is leaving, but not for any particular agency.
Is the purpose of your agency important to you? Would you be disappointed if you felt that you weren’t living up to it? Do you just see it as a new biz opportunity?
I'm struggling so hard as a new mom working at an NYC ad agency. I like what i do but hate the guilt and stress of working 9-5 in a job that's not 9-5. Do i find something else or stick it out?
I have 8 years experience as CD on brand side, and I’m trying to make the move to an agency in LA (from Imperial County). I’m not well connected, but I’m filled with grit and tenacity. WDY recommend?
Have you ever accepted a full time job, started, and immediately thought, “I made a mistake”? How did you handle it?
Received NDA for new offer, if I’m reading it correctly, I’d be giving up my rights to anything I create ever, even outside of work. Has anyone been successful asking for something less restrictive?
Anyone wanna try this: alter AdAge/Adweek headlines by adding or subtracting a word or two. I'll start: "There's no shortage of blood, sweat and tears in Under Armous's gritty new Nike campaign."
I work with a guy who never washes his hands after peeing. I've witnessed it three times now. What should I do? Confront him? Tell someone? Send an anonymous message?
Anybody else notice the new child proof Tide pod bags are the same bags we got from dispensaries in CA?
If the agency model is dying, where are big agency people going? In-house, start-up, small agency? *ponders changing careers*
What's the deal with Cannes Lions not announcing a final deadline extension on today's submission deadline?? 🤔
Anyone have a Nike recruiter they can throw my way? Just applied for a job and want to connect directly
Advice needed!!! Looking for reasonable hours, extremely intelligent colleagues, fun& creative environment, project based and in nyc. Ideas??? Change mgmt & culture consultant here. Go!
TFW you are staffed on a "local project" that is an hour+ drive from your house and all the other people are traveling and staying at a hotel 10m away.
Got gogo internet subscription. Been on AA and UA flight and neither had a login option. Can someone please help me with how this works?
If I want to look into getting anti-depressants, who do I book an appointment with? Therapist? Psychiatrist? Psychologist? What’s a good plan to take care of my mental health?
I feel like I’m about to have a mental breakdown. I have three weeks left on a project, but I’m worried my mental health and physical health are taking a toll and also impacting my performance. Cont
HR & Recruiters, do you read emails/resumes that are submitted to the general job emails on company websites?
Outside of MBB and us which firms do a lot of work with PE firms that is fairly strategic and impactful in nature ( eg not IT DD)
Odds of a US-to-Europe vacation happening in July? Am I crazy for holding out hope that travel will be possible by then?
I'm so glad you're taking this step! We really need to address cultural issues within Big 4 firms. What freedoms did you gain by launching your own firm; what were your limitations?
If Kamala was in ACB’s seat, will willie brown be called upon to testify how good Kamala was on her knees?
Corrupt Biden and his planes full of thugs working in the shadows - like some kind of league! A lot of people are saying it’s happening, and President Trump should take a look into it. Maybe he will maybe he won’t. Some are saying that they might even open up an investigation, but you never know.
I'm going through the bowls and these white folks on here - man, so apathetic, in denial, so defensive, it's incredible to witness. I've never seen so many of them openly fight against the progress were trying to accomplish as a people. It's like they're clueless. Honestly - are you really that ignorant or are you so desperate to hold onto all the power you have that you and your ancestors stripped of the rest of us? I'm done with bowl. They really just revealed themselves, and I can't deal.