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Looking for a very strong mid-senior AD to become my partner at a small-ish (booming) agency in LA. Looking for diverse people, high concept, POC preferred. I’m middle eastern. Send books to firstname.lastname@example.org
How much has your income varied over the years? I’m curious how true the idiom “its feast or famine with sales” is when it comes to being a partner at a consulting firm. When you forecast your ...
I started with a company back in March 2021 on a three month contract and soon extended to a possibility of hire. They couldn’t keep me in my original dept so I was hired in as a recruiter to find team members for a new acquisition. It has been a mess even before I started. My boss left after two weeks and the person stepping in will be moving to a new role in a few months. I am actively looking for a new job but at a loss. What should I do?
My one fourth grader went from a first grade reading level to a third grade reading level in four months! Who else has had a mid-year assessment (or other) success they’re excited about?
Would you leave a job that you love, where you are well respected but where also salaries are not competitive, for another good company that it’s offering you a 50% salary increase and company stocks?
What is the typical total compensation for an associate at McKinsey? I know the base is $175K but do they hit $200K at least after bonus?
The new John Geiger lows sold out in seconds
I am having 4 YOE as a Salesforce developer , I joined techM on july21 but I am thinking to put papers because of my pay and also my project , I am not seeing any learning scope in my project . currently I am getting 12.5 lpa .
How much can I expect If I put papers now and attend interviews.
I am 3x Salesforce certified and 2x copado devops certified.
Standard font at other Big 4?
Hi, I’m trying to start a nonprofit geared towards serving single mothers. I have a ton of ideas but don’t know exactly where to start. Any suggestions?
Is it possible to make a lot of money in Canada and if so in which companies? Compared to the US market, I have a feeling consultants are left with breadcrumbs north of the border.
It’s midnight. I can’t sleep. In 8 hours I go to work to prep distance learning for my AP kids & freshmen. After 3/17, school is closed for 4 weeks. I have 2 days to make this happen. I’m overwhelmed.
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Is it better to start as a junior at a great shop or work your way up through other agencies and eventually get to senior at a great shop?
I’ve seen some creatives going ACD level within 5years without winning any awards, making notable works. How is this possible? (I have 7 years of experience, have awards and still Senior AD).
What’s the secret?
Are you an introvert or extrovert?
How can I help our UX/UI people and developers become more familiar with conceptual advertising? One Show books? Hey Whipple, Squeeze This?
“It’s always the people who really love advertising who are the worst at advertising” 😂
I have received two offer letter, both for the same role and similar pay. Should I go for publicis media or Motorola?
Strategist: we really think this brief could be fun. The client needs to promote this new product and we found...
Data guru: Data
Strategist: ahem, we found...
Data guru: DATA!
Data guru: BIG DATA!!!!!
*a tattoo grows on the data gurus neck. It’s a birthday cake that says Happy Data. There are no doors in the room. Everything turns to numbers. You die, then awake you are now the data guru. You try to speak and only data comes out*
Graphic Designer / Creative Director - Anyone have tips on portfolio and job seeking? I don’t think my portfolio is my best work. It’s the work I get paid to do. What do you think I need to do to get noticed in a move. Every job offer I’m getting is lateral move with same pay. I can do more. Resume shows it. Portfolio may not.
Any recos for a music house/vendor that think may be good at executing some light comedic jingle writing ? — Or more specifically, a series of custom written 10-15s songs w/funny lyrics for a OLV brand campaign … Also on a tight timeline (tbh what isn’t these days though? Lol 🤦♂️ )
Metaverse is heating up a lot as a conversation (Nike launched in Roblox, Adidas planning something with Sandbox, Playboy creating a virtual mansion…) so I made a bowl for fishes interested in the topic to discuss:
Tell me you didn’t get into portfolio school, without telling me you didn’t get into portfolio school.
What blogs/websites do you look at for inspiration? I feel like all of my go-to’s are 10 years old.
Is it possible to work at an A-list agency (W+K, D5, a&e, and other notable agencies in their own countries) and still have work life balance?
I want to do great work but I don't want to spend my weekends staring at layouts and working on them endlessly when I could do them on my weekdays. Am I in the wrong industry?!
Comedy writing for advertising: books? Guides?
Does anyone know of any distillation or principles? Ex: the antagonist works better represented like this, the straight man relates to the brand this way, nuts and bolts stuff.
Websites, podcasts, interviews, anything appreciated.
What’s a good hourly freelance rate for a very senior copywriter delivering a butt ton of social product copy on an ongoing basis? NYC based if that matters.
I’m interviewing for jobs with my partner. We have different books and I love working with them but I’m worried their book is not as strong. Will this hurt my chances of being hired?
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