I applied for Miami Ad School NYC but to be honest, I’m not overly-impressed with the books that I see on the recent grads page. Conversely, the books I’m seeing from Creative Circus grads are insanel…
America, please don’t vote for mango Mussolini in November. I don’t think even the rest of the world can take this circus anymore
I’m planning on going to portfolio school for copywriting in the fall and wanted some opinions. Vcu or creative circus?
Absolute circus at the DNC debate tonight. I have no idea why most Americans were clueless on Andrew Yang. Such a missed opportunity.
Hi, I am a recent college graduate and aspiring creative. Looking for advice on VCU, MAS, Creative Circus and Bookshop LA. Thanks:)
I know this topic has come up before generally but does anyone have a good recommendation for plus-sized suits? Bought one from Macy’s that was like a circus tent. Trying to find stylish options.
would any CW/AD/CD be interested in sending a spec brief to a writer at the creative circus? I’m so tired of doing the same old print campaigns.
Seeing round-trip fares during summer NYC->MAD for <800. Should I do it given the circus situation? Could also apply SWUs as I'm seeing confirmed upgrade space
Sort of a hack? - Creative Circus holds Friday forums and each week they have calls with professionals, they're open to everyone for free!
If there’s any instructors/board members for Creative Circus here, your students would get more feedback if we were able to leave comments on your portfolio review site as opposed to setting up calls.
Does there actually exist a high functioning analytics org? Point on setting direction for corporate strategy, reliable efficient ops, security aware, tech forward. Seems like everywhere is a circus
The midtown security circus is crazy! I find it interesting as well. Anyone following UN General Assembly? Seen it?
Here we go..the H1B circus starts again! Welcome back stressful weeks , emotional eating..it’s been a while 😢 #third&finalattempt #thirdtimeisacharm?🤷♀️
Does anyone happen to know what creative circus bills an agency for a role like photo retoucher in NYC? My brother might be hired by a place he was freelancing for and I want to help him negotiate $
I just got into Miami Ad School NYC, but now am second guessing this move. People keep saying that it pales in comparison to say, Creative Circus. Is it even worth it to go to MAS NYC nowadays?
Anyone here that went to the Creative Circus have a minute of time? We can pm or chat here, doesn’t matter! Just some questions about the location, the city and stuff like that
Any jrs who didn’t go to VCU , MAS, or Creative Circus also having a tough time landing a full time gig? I’ve only been able to snatch an internship and short term freelance. Advice please. #desperate
What has happened in the past year at the circus? The placement rate went from 99 to 92 in three years. Did they lose faculty? Is it just those particular students didn't take it seriously?
Getting the feeling a Tinder match wants to meet mostly due to my accent. Should I call him out on it? I don't want to feel like a circus animal on a date or waste my time...
Anyone in LA looking for a junior copywriter? Circus grad with just over a year of agency experience
For all the moaning, I still enjoy the circus that is advertising and specifically production. I’ve met and bonded wonderful people. Had laughs and desperate lows. Beats being routine.
To all the people on the fence about portfolio school, this is an online Creative Circus info session: more
opinions on switching jobs before your one year anniversary? This is my third agency in the last 4 years
Anybody work in-house at YETI in Austin?What’s the vibe, how are the people, are you compensated fairly? Positive environment? Nice people? Work good?
What's the situation with Facebook creative shop's "creative strategists" . What do they do? Is it worth leaving a traditional agency to go to FB
I hope everyone’s new year is off to a great start!! What’s the consensus to upgrade to Mojave? Go, or wait ?
I feel like Using everyday objects to represent something sexual has been overly done before in commercials. What are people thoughts? Did they communicate something that has been communicated multiple times in the past in a whole new creative way or not?
Anyone else feel like Cannes is more work than it’s worth and that this year is an opportunity to kill it forever? Couldn’t all that wasted time and $ go toward our work? And our employees?
Ever thought... wow, I should really be my boss' boss... not the other way around?! Ugh my mngr is useless!! Why do they have a better title than me?!!
It’s not until I watched tv/web video for the first time in a while that I realized how goddamn annoying and horrible the new subway ads are.
What does one do with an advertising BA degree and agency experience besides working at an ad agency? Does anyone know of any success stories?
Perhaps already discussed BUT: seriously AdWeek? No comments anymore? That was the best part of every article!
Creatives: How do you organize/keep track of vendors, directors, photographers, ect.? Can’t decide if I should organize my bookmarks better or go full anal and make a google spreadsheet....
What agencies in NYC with global offices give account management employees the opportunity to transfer internationally? Any advice/recommendations for how to do so appreciated!
I'm interested in curriculum writing. What kind of credentials do you need or do you only need classroom experience? Does anyone here do it?
Are your administrators requesting to be added to your google classrooms? It looks like they will be conducting "walk throughs" of our googleclassrooms for evaluation purposes. I'm a little nervous bc this is all new to me...
Is Deloitte still hiring H1B? What is the minimum time you should have on your H1B to be hired by deloitte ?
HELP: I have been a TA for 5 yrs, and prior my role was HR/recruiter.I have tried to get out of TA and move into HR but I am having a difficult time. I have applied to entry level HR roles, simply to “start” fresh, and have not seen any luck for 2yrs.It’s not that I don’t like TA, but my company has no growth option and I am stuck at a dead end, unless a magical spell is casted. I have also applied to other TA roles as well, in hope to get industry experience. How can I better market myself?
Anyone hiring for software developers? One of my close friend got laid off and is urgently looking for a new role.
How bad was your Monday travel with the shut down? Flying out of Newark, the lines (including pre-check) were longer than usual. I’d say it took me about twice as long. Definitely saw staffing issues
That feeling when you get the call saying you're staffed. Then you try on that new shirt and realize you've gained weight while chilling on the bench....
Anyone else feels like their love for/interest in the job varies significantly week to week? Some weeks I absolutely love it, other weeks I just hate it and feel like quitting asap.
What is considered standard protocol when discussing project experience in interviews for other firms? How much am I allowed to talk about without getting in trouble?
Boutique firm reached out and we had a great discussion. Way off on comp though per discussion. Got an email stating they will not be continuing conversations. No mention of pay being the gap. Lulz.
Aiming for a junior AD role and wanted to know what I should keep in mind for a salary range? Will be at the same agency vs. jumping to a new agency, which I think is less of an advantage...
I love LA but it seems like the exit ops are so limited - what are some of the best cities for exit ops that is not SF or NY?
Analyst here 🤡 - I think I accidentally linked my charts created in Excel into PPT and now have a 30MB pptx file. 🍒 on top, my Excel has had version control so I think there’s multiple links going on. Plz help 🙏
I’m starting at a new company on Monday, but have an MBB interview this week. Should I cancel the interview? Can I essentially “pause” my candidacy to continue the process in a year or so?
When you give your 2 weeks, do you also tell the partner which company you're going to, or is it as simple as saying you're leaving?
Have a friend who is a dentist with a masters in health administration. Fresh out of graduate school. He really wants to get into healthcare consulting. Will a firm even consider him (contd.)