If you had to be randomly placed at an agency in a random part of the world, which you holding company you betting on? WPP, Publicis Groupe, Omnicom, IPG

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What’s the ethics around avoiding conflict of interest when you’re a freelancer? Is it by company (don’t work with IPG & WPP agencies simultaneously), or by client (don’t work with two car brands … more

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Thoughts on McCann Health in NYC? Have worked at FCB before and liked their process, not sure if that is reflective of IPG as a whole 😊

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IPG folks: when you FT at one IPG company and getting small gigs from another one, would that alert the payroll system? I guess I am asking will my FT company ever find out?

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IPG Mediabrands just announced that starting in January 2022 (fully remote for the rest of the year), we’ll have to work from the office 2 days per week and the remaining 3 are flexible.

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Why didn’t Omnicom kill off old timers like DDB or IPG getting rid of FCB or Publicis doing that to Saatchi and Burnett but WPP did?

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I need opinions on this. Just started a new PM role (at an IPG agency) last month but I recently got hit up by a recruiter from another agency (WPP agency) for a pretty enticing PM role on a 360 AOR … more

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I’m an analyst at a media/advertising company (small, sub 150 employees), but the analyses we do are limited to just excel. I’m interested in taking a course in R w/ a marketing and analytics focus t… more

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Hi IPG peeps. As an IPG employee, how long do I have to wait for my 401k 50% company match to kick in? Is it immediate or do I have to stay at IPG for a certain amount of time?

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Anyone enrolled in the IPG employee stock purchase plan? Their numbers have been going up steadily and I’m curious to see what the returns are like. Is it worth it?

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I need opinions on this. Just started a new PM role (at an IPG agency) last month but I recently got hit up by a recruiter from another agency (WPP agency) for a pretty enticing PM role on a 360 AOR a… more

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Hi! We are currently hiring across disciplines and across levels! Agency is part of IPG (media). Shoot me a DM for more info 😊

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WPP or IPG?

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Do anybody receive their W-2 in the mailbox from IPG? The employees who left last year I mean.

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Has anyone been able to get an mba while working at IPG affiliated companies? If so how was the experience and did it help pay off?

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How does R/GA get away with being political on Twitter? I’m surprised IPG allows it.

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Is there an IPG bowl?

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IPG folks, What's the last day of work this year? I accepted a lower freelance rate because the gig was meant to go "'til end of the year." But received a contract that says 12.11 is… more

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Posted in the advertising job board and posting here as well! We have a few open analytics positions across multiple teams for an IPG agency in New York. Can be remote for now. Shoot me a DM if you’re… more

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Work at a hold co and tired of hearing the ceo’s are in it with us and taking cuts? I call BS on that! They are only reducing salary and will still earn millions. Omnicom John Wren - $19,818,780 in 20… more

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@Ladies/minorities: Have you freelanced at an IPG agency using your EIN? Did you have to register/certify as a woman owned business or small business with the orgs they list?

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When jumping from one IPG agency to another, do you get to keep the VP? How does that work

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Just accepted a job at UM Worldwide, just wanted to know about the culture and people’s experience working there. Is IPG a better holding company than Omnicom?

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IPG just sent out a network wide email, mentioning layoffs. Anyone got any insights on it, like which agencies will be laid off?

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Here’s how much cash these holding companies had on hand at the end of 2019: OMC $4.3 billion WPP $3.8 billion IPG $1.1 billion What should they do with it during this pandemic?

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Curious about career trajectories & time spent at each level. I have 11 years of agency/consulting experience at WPP, IPG, & Publicis agencies and other known independents. Leading anchor clie… more

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What should be my asking salary for a brand planner job at midwest independent agency? Made 58k at previous NYC IPG agency.

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IPG mediabrands and kinesso give everyone a day off next week ( they already closed their office friday last week) due to the current racial tension. ( cont in comment)

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Do any of you participate in employee stock purchase program? I’m at an IPG firm FWIW.

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We received an email from IPG today very vaguely saying there will be furloughs, pay reductions, and possibly staff cuts. Anyone at any IPG agencies seen or heard of any of this yet?

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I know there’s a lot of variability in this question but... on average what big four holding company pays the best in ranking order? I’ve heard the following: 1. Publicis 2. OmniCom 3. WPP 4. IPG

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What are the various tuition reimbursement policies at holding co agencies? Is it the same within parent company I.e. do all IPG agencies have the same benefits?

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“Work from home if you want.” Translates to “work from home if you want to be judged.” Come on IPG, call it. Keep your people safe. They’re getting scared.

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What are the pros/cons of moving from WPP to IPG? I can’t give specifics about which agencies but I’m curious in a general sense about benefits, compensation, career growth, culture, etc.

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Which IPG mediabrands agencies were impacted by the layoffs today?

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Incredibly tone-deaf: the same day layoffs happen at Weber Shandwick and Golin, the head of a sister IPG PR agency posts about winning best place to work 🙄

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Does anyone know what’s going on with IPG agencies?

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Omnious email from IPG Mediabrands....

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