Anyone here successfully make a move to NY after working in a smaller market for a while? Care to share your experience?

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Background is that I’ve worked 4 years in some boutique and mid level agencies and am interested in taking a shot at the “big leagues” so to speak. Interested to hear how you went about finding opportunities, holding interviews, etc.

I worked in a small/mid market for 3 years and then moved to NYC 4 years ago, it can be tough but solely depends on your determination to make it and your book

In the greatest city in the world... In the greatest city in the world... Look around, look around theres so many agencies for you choose right now!!!!

Howdy. Worked at an agency in Texas for almost 5 years and moved to NY almost a year ago. Long story short, the big leagues are overrated. You don’t produce as much as you think, budgets are not as big as you think, and clients aren’t that interesting as you imagine.

Living here is cool though, very different lifestyle than most places in America. I’ve got about 7 months left on my lease, as soon as it’s over I’m getting the fudge outta here.

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