“Omnicom CEO John Wren criticizes Wendy Clark for leaving DDB in the middle of a crisis” THAT SHE CAUSED. more
Can someone explain why Wendy Clark has been so successful? I don’t find think she’s a charismatic leader. Her track record at DDB wasn’t great. So why does she continue to fail up?
Layoffs in January at Ogilvy now DDB. Sort of an open-ended question but what going on at holding companies right now? Are we finally going to see one go under and split up this year? Anyone worried?
DDB Chicago? Once proud agency. Loses McDonald’s (everyone knows We Are Unlimited was a shell for DDB), State Farm and Cap One in less than a year. WTF...
Any senior art directors at NY agencies looking for a new partner? Pref someone at BBDO, DDB, TBWA, Droga, Wk, Mother, T+S.
How is DDB Chicago these days? I see they are hiring again. Any openings in strategy (friend is asking) you know of? Thanks and enjoy the ☀️
Looking for a contact at DDB! Obviously times are very weird right now, but I’ve been wanting to make a move to Chicago soon-ish or when hiring freezes are over. And would love to try to get in the do…
Honest opinions of DDB Chicago? I know they just did a round of layoffs but any insights on the company culture would be appreciated.
To all those recently laid off or furloughed, sending virtual support your way. It’s hit everywhere. I have friends impacted at R/GA, DDB, Havas, FCB, EnergyBBDO and Ogilvy. 💔 If you weren’t laid o…
DDB Chicago posted ‘we’re hiring!’ today. For the same creative roles they just laid off.￼The press DDB would’ve gotten for being the first agency to bring people back? But instead they humiliated tho…
New work from DDB for Army. Maybe the recruiter there wasn’t ghosting everyone to be rude. Maybe it was out of pure embarrassment. more
Anyone have any intel on working at DDB on State Farm in Chicago? My understanding is DDB is struggling and has been going down over the years.
DDB is hiring junior snapchat content strategists in its Qasigiannguit and Qeqertarsuatsiaat offices. Must have 47 years experience coding immersive technologies in Tagalog. Locals only more
Allstate Leaves Burnett. McDonalds leaves DDB. Large agencies/Conglomerates are cracking. Reasons? Is it about the bottom line or the work? I say it’s all about the money. Thoughts?
Do we still refer to “traditional” agencies like BBDO, DDB etc as ATL? Speaking to some people about opportunities but not entirely sure what agencies like that are called as opposed to... cont
Wow. DDB wins Army yet loses McDonald’s and State Farm in less than 90 days. Army is huge but State Farm was more than $600 million and McD’s was bigger than that. Who is running that place?
Hi, I applied to a Jr AD position at DDB a few weeks ago. It was listed on their site: I cold applied and followed up recruiters. Was this position filled or should I keep following up?
the US Army just signed a $4 billion contract with DDB. Is that typical for top tier accounts, or is Uncle Sam over-paying?
A team of engineers from Carnegie Mellon (my Alma mater) has developed a contact tracing app for iOS and Android- NOVID. Details below for folks who are interested. Stay safe!!
Well the big agency layoffs have begun. Leo on Monday and possibly again Wednesday. DDB soon. conglomerates only care about money, profit and loss, and the bottom line. lots of families impacted.
Is DDB responsible for the "I don't need to smoke because I have JUUL" ads? That's some kind of evil right there.
Deloitte Consulting - I'm in Advisory and have worked in cross-sell projects in the past. Going to get my MBA part time. Any advice on how I can make myself more marketable to transfer in 2-3 years?
Which is best day to resign to be impactful- coming - Thursday or Friday, Got bonus heading out, Put yourself in SM chair and respond, Also what happens to my unutilized air tkts once I eject out?
People accepted counter offer and got higher pay and raise again. Should I also do this? Is it ethical? I’m in tax NYC office.
What are the best places/class/coach for personal development? I’ve lost my passion, interests and want to test and improve my inner core abilities like mind sharpness, mental energy I had as a child.
Buy side -> sell side. Why do people return to the sell side after working in PE? Has anyone else seen this?
Fish fam - looking for recommendations for a leather couch that’s modern and comfortable. Can you please share links of your fav couch and help out a fellow fish in furnishing new home?
Pushed by a white haired pilot at the Starbucks near AA gates at O’Hare. When I confronted him, he was like ‘you should watch where you are standing’.. I made a scene saying .. Contd
I hate being called "women in advertising" - We don't say "men in advertising" - it's patronizing.
At the earliest, I’m up for Senior Manager in two years. Does anyone routinely see a therapist or a performance coach to ensure your emotional state is in tact in order to reach your goals?
Can someone explain what type of General services consist of the Federal Tax Practice at PWC? Thanks!
Delegate count prediction after tonight: Biden: 605 Sanders: 537 Bloomberg 270 Warren: 54 Buttigieg: 26 Klobuchar: 7 Gabbard: 1
Feeling sleepy 24/7. I‘m fairly active. Short workout in the morning and I go for a run at the end of the day. I’m not a coffee drinker - it doesn’t seem to work for me. Any tips?
Hey has anyone been to Lucali recently? Are they doing day-of reservations for their outdoor seating, or is it still first come first serve? Can’t find too much information online. Thanks in advance
I am starting to get knee pain from sitting through all the travel every week .. I travel 7 hours one way .. how to avoid the knee pain? any input is appreciated.
Looking for recommendations on where to do a solo trip in January or February. Ideally somewhere tropical with great scuba diving and delicious food. Considering Phuket and Koh Samui so far.
Has anyone rented out a spare room in their house/townhouse/condo in which they are also living in to a friend? What steps did you take (contract, insurance, taxes, etc.)?
I’m about to switch jobs and go to a Company where I will have a more visible role. I have primary custody of my two kids and I don’t feel like I have the support network to be successful at home/woek
My H1B expires in June next year. When do the lawyers initiate the extension process? Are they filing under premium processing?
Lady next to me sees me on my phone during the flight. Says "you know they're supposed to be turned off, right?" Thanks a bunch lady. You changed my life. 🙄
Started a new job about 1 month before quarantine and really struggling with crippling anxiety of balancing work ramp up and emotions. Is it worth mentioning to my manager, who I barely know?
When did you tell yourself you’re doing TOO much? Other than teaching two content areas, I’m on multiple committees, coaching, serving as a union rep, and helping students w/ college apps. I’m burnt!
Looking for apartments in northern dallas/addison area. Any recs for management companies to avoid or places people love?
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