Let’s play a game: I come in late, I leave early, I’ve barely made anything, and some would say I’m overpaid. How quickly am I fired?
Friend zoned. Do I keep trying or move on? I've known her for 13 years, asked her out twice in the last year, and got turned down. She's single as a dollar bill still...
Midlevel-senior peeps, how do you get better? I’ve been working in advertising for 11-12 years now, but I’ve noticed that after becoming an Account Director / moving clientside, there’s been a major increase in autonomy (love it) but that comes with little oversight and feedback. How do I continue to self improve, without the mentorship of my more junior years?
Finances advice: I am struggling so hard with getting my finances under control and am looking for advice. Currently have 5 maxed CCs and an overdrawn debit account. So bad at budgeting, also (cont)
I’m about to make the change to an agency that’s not great and doesn’t do great work. I feel like my career is just gonna go downhill from here. But the alternative is to be jobless. Advice?
My boss asks me to send apology after getting frustrated in a meeting and “leaving heated”. She’s afraid of “how others may perceive me”. I think she’s taking me over the coals for a common mistake.
I need some advice. I'm not quite sure how I'm expected to approach designers on the production team when it comes to getting things made. I can't just tell them what to do. But if I just ask "do you have any free time" they'll just say no and what I need will never get made. Experienced creatives, wat do?
Lots of people talk about assembling a "Dream Team" of past/present coworkers to start their own shop. Who's actually done it? And did it work?
Please for the love of god whoever works in digital on here convince your clients to not have mobile pop ups on their site. No one wants to sign up for your newsletter or download your app.
Do you ever respond to recruiters from large staffing companies (Bond, Solomon Page, etc) who send you a job notice and have they ever worked out?
Fishes - anyone still cold call as a way to build an oppt. pipeline? My firm is pushing to resurrect this type of "scrappy" outreach. any advice on best way to go about it would be much appreciated!
Any great podcasts you’d recommend to creatives? Open to all suggestions 🤗 trying to fill my dog walking time with something that can help me learn to be better!
Looks like our Florida peers might need some help... and Texas. Anyone up for sending care packages to the agencies in affected areas?
Just noticed that TBG rebranded to Barbarian. Is this a comeback from the OG digital agency or the beginning of the end?
Sorry if I sound naive, but is it common practice to base maternity leave on tenure? ie: <1yr = 2wks, 1-3 = 4wks, >3yr = 6wks
Whoever made that post about Moneyball being on Netflix - thank you. I have stopped doing work now
Getting interviewed for a position that calls for 7+ years of experience. I did not apply for it. A manager referred me at this company. I have 4 years of work experience. Will this count against me?
What’s the drama at Strategy& - Is group able to keep its differentiated Booz identity in market? And where’s this bucketload hiring coming from - Healthcare or FS?
I have an informational interview with a partner at another firm. I’m ultimately seeking a lateral recruitment. What are good questions to ask? Topics to stay away from?
Cocreation is something I as a customer like very much. Especially when you can give input, discuss and it gets implemented or taken into account. I was wondering: how do you create a Cocreation community that gathers regularly? Do you have multiple groups? How do you manage them al if you’re a small company?
I recently transitioned to a more managerial role and I'm struggling to keep on top of things and stay productive on my individual contributor work. Any tips to keep up?
For people working in big 4, would you consider working for a more prestigious firm for free (no pay) so you can update your linked in and have your friends envy you?
I had my final interview a week ago. I was told I would be notified this week. I didn’t hear anything. Should I send a note to HR? The senior manager? Nothing at all? If send a note, what to say?
Anyone familiar with Stout (investment banking/transactional services)? How are they for culture and pay in general, especially on the transactional side?
For people that switch from Big 4 to regional firms or vice versa, how do you like it? What’s the major difference?
Have initial phone screens with McKinsey - associate level and bcg platinion - senior consultant level. What salary range should I aim for? 4 yrs experience in consulting
the in-house branded content studio i work for is hiring an associate-level PM. in NYC eventually (remote for now), 2-4 years experience. at a top-tier magazine - DM for more details!
Does industry experience or functional experience (e.g., biz strategy, transformation strategy, pmo) matter most when your end goal is to exit to industry Corp strategy?