Currently make 90k all-in in NYC. Just accepted an offer for 110k in SF (I’ve hardly spent any time there). How will lifestyle differ?
Any inputs on EY Parthenon - Strategy & Transaction - Software Strategy group?
Have heard EYP is more focused on Education sector. How good are they with respect to TMT work?
Also do they primarily do CDDs?
Does Accenture give hike for yearly or for every 6 months? I know Accenture gives variable for every 6 months.
Does anyone have a connection to a recruiter at Marvel (Disney/ABC)?
Found a job I think I’d be great at, but would love to try to give my resume the best chance to be seen by someone there.
Looking for scrum master opportunities
This heat is frying me really. And next week is gonna be even crazier. Who will go to office to escape the heat on Monday and Tuesday?
Offer check: VP Corp Dev at unicorn FinTech - $300k cash comp + equity. Currently 2nd yr PE associate at MM/UMM. Worried I am leaving the party too soon but interested in chance to get equity upside.
Off topic. Please let me know if Apple employees will have any discount on iPhones. TIA.
Is there an argument that unions make better creative? I think creatives are afraid that unionized agencies would be one more reason to take creative in-house. Or, can in-house creatives unionize too?
Anytime I see an older Indian person/couple who might be lost or confused I try to help them out. Indian girl here. Today for the first time I wondered whether people look at us suspiciously contd..
How are folks handling localization these days? Are people still doing shoots locally in each market or any best practices you can share?
Nearing the end of an interview process - I didn't have a round with HR and haven't talked about salary yet. How should i navigate this? Do I wait for them to say a number and negotiate? Or should I put my ideal number first?Goldman Sachs
Anyone looking for a job as an IT auditor? I have bunch of calls every week from LaSelle network and they are starting to get on my nerves by still calling after I told them I am not looking. contd
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When did you know it? What was the thing that finally put you over the edge of “normal” stress?
Looking for some online course recommendations in motion, coding, app/game development, etc. Any leads? TIA
If you were to jump to another agency, what's the minimum percentage increase in pay you should move for?
Recommendations for the most reputable/best value companies that move cross country and store your stuff near the destination?
anyone have good book recommendations around the topics of culture, sociology, or ethnography?
Are brand anthem/manifesto films (that don’t feature celebrities/influencers) relevant anymore? Why or why not? And if so, where do they fit in the world/media landscape?
I have a foreign friend that is interviewing for a Creative Director role at a big Pharma Agency in NYC. Because he is from South America, I’m gonna Zoom call him to help him practice for the interviw (in English).
Since I’m a strategist, I’m not aware of what questions are asked for a Creative Director role at an interview. Can you folks help me listing the most important questions HR asks, so I can help him practice?
Disclaimer this is a rant post: How is it possible the a job was posted 8 days ago, I applied 6 days ago, & they’ve already offered to someone else? Not fair...selfishly just to me, but yay to them
Really paying attention to Cannes this year. Not for the glam, but for the socially conscious campaigns. Yea, we’re here to sell stuff, but in selling stuff some of these campaigns are really an agent for sparking necessary change. Makes me proud to be a part of advertising.
Why exactly is it necessary for every auto-rejection email to say this? "We looked at you, and we decided other people are better". Is that supposed to make me feel better?
I’m interviewing at an agency in Nashville and have been working in San Francisco for 8 years. What might be a realistic salary range for a director position in a “tier-2” city like Nashville or Denver vs a NYC or SF?
Help: what does RTB stand for?
Canadian Senior/ACD level with over 70 awards (incl. couple of lions, one show, clios etc.) looking to move to preferably California. Anyone has any leads in LA/SF or anywhere else decent in USA?
Expense report is sitting in someone’s queue for 20+ days and my CC bill is due. I can take the money out of my savings but why tf should I? Can I expense late/interest fees?
When there’s a lull at work, what the hell do you do with your time sheet? I ask for more work to do but tbh I cannot actually bill 40 hours sometimes. Feels like I’m gonna get my hand slapped for relying on admin time but literally don’t know how else to fill it out. What do you do?
Has anyone else realized how much more alcohol they drink over the years, being in this industry? Any advice? I feel like I’ve become a functioning alcoholic.
Am I being discriminated against? I've been ready for a job change for the past year and a half, and despite multiple applications and a red hot market, I've hardly gotten a bite. I read recently that companies/agencies are skipping over candidates with 20+ years of experience in favor of younger ones. Is this ageism? And if so, what (if anything) can I do about it? I've worked my ass off to get to this point and I'm nowhere near ready to retire.
PRODUCERS: did you actually set out to be a Producer? Like was it your dream to make timelines and encourage people to actually do their jobs? 🤔
Any advice for how to handle a consistently incompetent boss (have been dealing with a number of ongoing issues for the better part of a year)? Have a 1:1 with both our bosses coming up and struggling with how much to share/how to package my concerns
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