What does it take to get into Wieden?

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If ad agencies were colleges, which ones would belong in the Ivy League? Wieden, 72, Droga, AMV BBDO, adam&eve, and David off the top of my head. Who would you include?

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Have any creatives ever turned down a gig at wieden? Why?

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Is Wieden actually any better than other agencies culture wise? They kinda seem like this woke utopia sometimes, especially lately with BLM, but I look at photos of their teams and it seems still majo… more

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Why is there a pharma stigma for art directors? Isn’t the work the same? I’ve interviewed at Wieden twice(post pharma) yet no other agencies will even look at my book. I’m very confused

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Me whenever someone from Wieden likes one of my posts: “omg am I hired now?”

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As junior struggling to get a job, I see my classmates get jobs at Wieden and Droga while I can barely get anyone to speak to me and I know it’s bad but I can’t help but wonder where I went wrong.

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Thoughts on BBH NY CCO becoming a CD at Wieden?

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What dya have to do to get an interview/hired at Wieden?

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I’m going to Wieden + Kennedy!

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Im triggered when I hear the word “widen” I’m because I know I’ll never work at Wieden, much less get in the building...

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If you were lucky enough to get a job at Wieden, is it expected that you would get a drastic pay cut?

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Is Wieden still doing Old Spice? I saw a spot last night that was just terrible.

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Anyone know anything about the extent of the Wieden layoffs in Amsterdam and London? I don’t see anything about it in the trades.

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Last week, Wieden won McDonald’s. This week, they win an Emmy for “Dream Crazy”. There’s ad agencies and then there’s WK, killing it on all fronts.

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Wieden strategists: what’s your experiences like on the strat team?

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Anyone else willing to sell their soul to work on the McDonald’s account at Wieden?

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