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I've been searching for a new job for 10 months now. It's not going well. Any (creative) advice on ways to get in-person interviews?

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It’s irks me that all these agencies claim to want more female creative leadership, and yet here you are struggling to find something. Hope it picks up soon!

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Keep your chin up! I was searching for over a year and just landed a great gig. And I got the job based on a recommendation, that’s been the best way I’ve gotten into a place.

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Hang in there. And hustle in new ways if you can. Agree about any networking opps - you have to widen the circle every time. Stay strong, sister! 💪🏼

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Go to panels/networking events and strike up a conversation with people who work at agencies you like. DM hiring managers and senior execs on LinkedIn.

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Thanks for the support ladies. This is by far my favorite bowl.

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Hi, OP. How have you been searching/ what methods of search and applying are you doing? What positions are you applying for? What results have you had so far? Which part is not going well? Need more details if possible to share.

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