Anyone have a connect at DNA seattle they’re willing to share? Help a sista out plz. Thanks in advance.
When I started, HR told me I was making the maximum salary for my position. Would they ever lie? And to all the CDs out there who will laugh at my naïveté... spare me.
Male Leadership: Don't consistently dismiss and quiet junior females when they speak up or share feedback. Just because I'm a female does not mean I am "reading too much into things."
Writers: what inspired you to discover your own voice? Once you had it, did it silo you from others? Did you retrofit it to agencies needs, or did you only care about writing your own way?
What's the easiest way to make friends after moving to a new city? Has anyone else struggled with this?
My significant other is seriously considering a job in Philadelphia - are there any good jobs there for a CD? Agency or otherwise
Best agency names resulting from imaginary mergers? So far I've come up with: 72andGrey, HavaCarrot, HugeSpaceship, and CriticalMother
I am now the only Strategist. I am set to discuss new plans with boss text week, about how I'll be taking over, etc. Should or shouldn't this conversation come with a pay bump? And if so, how much?
Listening to A/ECDs try and put together quality copy for what is essentially a pitch and thinking in my head, "who taught you and how do you have this job?" None are creative or tie back to strat.
When you only apply to a place out of desperation, and eventually get a rejection email and just think, "thank God."
The "somehow the meeting fell off my calendar" excuse loses some effectiveness when the person claiming it is the only one who regularly does so.
Does anyone identify as a presentation designer? If so, what do you do that other designers can’t?
If I have to create a deck for a case interview, could I get in a lot of trouble for creating it on my work laptop and sending it out?
My assistant just asked me if I would need to apply for a visa, since I have plans to travel to the "foreign country," Hawaii. Sigh.
British Airways have rolled over status for another 12 months 🥂🥂🥂🥂🥂🥂🥂 Now they just need to reopen the lounge so I can get back on that free champagne :)
I don’t know who needs to hear this but - you are not your job - that emergency brief is never a life or death situation - eff the toxic working late night culture - the boys club isn’t nearly as fun as they seem to think they are - not all amazing creatives make good managers or leaders ✨Sorry, just needed to get a lot off my chest as I quit my toxic gig ✨
You are so not wrong. Racism is so easy or hidden, it's easy for placeholder words or certain reasons to be explained to let it be ok to have double standards. One set of standards to make it hard for one particular group and another set to make it easier for another group. Some are oblivious to what is going on and entertain that way as normal business. Pick your battles, sometimes you never know what logic or judgment they will put on you even if you speak the truth.
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Has anyone heard of Galweather Stern? They are offering me a 20% raise and 50% bonus cap. Seriously considering, but not sure if I want to go to a smaller firm.
anyone in here who’s got some medicines and clothes shipped from India to US? Which service have you used? Kind of urgent
Just curious - how many people “track” ( or use find my friends) for their spouse/ significant other’s location? I like it for safety purposes but my husband thinks it’s creepy....Thoughts?
Garmin Vivoactive 4 or Apple Watch 5? Looking for a fitness tracker with good analytics that’ll inspire me to go to the gym.