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I’m an ACD interviewing for a CD role. How do agencies determine if an ACD can handle the CD position? In other words, what should I be prepared for/say?

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That you can manage a team, various personalities and can work across departments to execute projects. You need to sell yourself as being able to join a leadership team, be assertive and make decisions

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That you've been acting as a CD already at your current agency.

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I think the most common measure is that you oversee projects from pitch to execution.

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☝️ all of the above

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