How to Answer Interview Questions About Being Fired

How to Answer Interview Questions About Being Fired

On your resume, you only need to indicate the timeframe you worked at a job. But...


Here’s What It Takes to Open Your Own Agency

Here’s What It Takes to Open Your Own Agency

There will come a time in your advertising or marketing career when you will...


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Turn Your Job Search Into an Integrated Marketing Campaign

You’ve probably been told that you should treat looking for a job as a job in...


Read the Fine Print - What All Those Forms and Contracts Mean

Read the Fine Print: What All Those Contracts and Forms Mean

Most advertising creatives are “big picture” kind of people, and there are...


5 Writers to Read Who Can Make You a Better Copywriter

5 Writers to Read to Make You a Better Copywriter

The best way to consistently crank out “B-minus,” mediocre copy is to read...


Improving Your Professional Self-Image as a Freelancer

Improving Your Professional Self-Image as a Freelancer

Like many other creative freelancers, I used to see myself as a humble toiler in...


Before You Start Negotiating, Know What You're Worth

Before You Start Negotiating, Know What You’re Worth

Right now, I’m looking at a posting for a senior copywriter that indicates the...


Stay Engaged, Get Employed - How to Gamify Your Job Search

Stay Engaged, Get Employed: How to Gamify Your Job Search

There is no way to sugar-coat it: the job search can be a painful, soul-sucking,...


Is Anxiety Sabotaging Your Much-Needed Sleep

Is Anxiety Sabotaging Your Much-Needed Sleep and Creativity?

Working in a creative field as a freelance writer, I often stay up too late at...


Summer Activities That Fuel Your Creativity

#LiveCreativeChat Recap Summertime is the ultimate test of work-life balance:...