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Have you ever flirted with the idea of going client-side or quitting the industry all together?

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Nope. Nobody on here has thought about doing either. You’re the first.

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I flirt with the idea of going off on my own every day. not client side and not quitting copywriting, but leaving advertising? for sure. I’ve tasted the other side. It’s sweet. Just not as easy to make this much money.

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Contemplating that exact same thought right now.

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Yes. Almost everyday

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I knew a guy (probably some of you guys do too), a talented CD writer. Quit and started baking bread and seems to be doing very well. I see his breads at nicer restaurants. Side note, I “quit” to go client side and while it’s not perfect, I can’t see myself going back to an agency, unless I had to. Fingers crossed.

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Associate Creative Director 1, I’m honored.

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The latter, every day of my life

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Only every day.

All day, e’ery day

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