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Feeling frustrated with my career progression after being a senior planner for +2.5 years. Trying to change careers but that's not going well and I can't seem to land a manager position in media. :/

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Have you been on the same team the whole time? Maybe you could try a lateral move to get different experience and be more marketable. Or you just realize advertising isn't for you. I've convinced many to get out while they can. It definitely doesn't get easier if you don't love it.

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Where are you based? Have you thought about trying the pub or client side?

NYC based. Client side or pub side would be ideal.

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