Hi,hi! I paused my media career for a year to pursue work as a personal trainer. I’m more ready than ever to get back into the agency or creative world. How should I best present my time off?

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I don’t think the pivot back into media will be hard. “ I wanted to try something different”

However it will be very difficult to break into creative without any relevant experience.

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Also, I’m interested in getting more into copywriting but my background is digital media strategy. I’m interested on opinions if I can make the jump given my time away from the biz.

How long were you in media before taking time off? Do you have a portfolio for copywriting?

I was in digital strategy for about +7 years but no portfolio except for past presentation on digital strategy.

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