Don’t know if the agency life is for me anymore but not sure what else to do now. I’m not happy at my current agency but I like working in health/pharma. Thoughts, advice?

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Where are you? I work at an agency where the account teams are really nice :)

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Switch to another agency? Pick a different account?

Can explore in house as well? Or healthcare technology like Phreesia

What is it that you don’t like about agency life?

The early years can be challenging managing deadlines and being at the bottom of the totem pole of your account teams no matter what. I think it does get better as you grow through the ranks and pharma/healthcare is more lucrative than other verticals - so if you like this type of work, that would bode well for you. Your culture/politics experience across agencies is largely dictated by your accounts and your manager so if you find a team you like, your experience might be totally different.

Perhaps you could consider a pivot to agency public relations/comms in healthcare vs advertising/media especially since you’re early on in your career?

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