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I was asked to do a large assignment for a job interview. A big campaign idea & executions for a product they have. Is this normal?? I’ve been in the industry 15 years and never saw such thing.

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Very normal it’s called Freelance give them your day rate.

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Legitimate agencies never do this. Only small shops that would have no problem stealing your work. I hope you included footnotes on each page saying that they can’t produce it w/o contracting you or paying for the work you did.

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I decided I’m not going to do it. I was waffling on whether I wanted the job anyway. I did tell her that I wanted in writing they can’t use my ideas before she sent the insane brief. Unbelievable.

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You have no choice but respectfully charge your day rate.

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Yea that’s what I’m going to say. It’s insane the ask would honestly take me over a week to do right. It’s legit rebranding a client they already have.

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agree - thats why we have portfolios

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