A normal job interview is stressful enough. Now imagine pitching yourself to several art directors, marketing managers and graphic designers in a panel interview setting. Nervous? According to a survey by The Creative Group, a majority of executives (86 percent) said one-on-one interviews are the most effective. But panel interviews ranked second – ahead...
Here are four of the biggest obstacles to collaboration in the workplace, along with solutions for moving past them.
Here are four signs you’re in a dead-end job and tips for resigning with your reputation and relationships intact.
Some professionals feel reluctant to take a new job that doesn’t come with a higher salary or bigger title, but sometimes a lateral career move can be a smart step for designers.
Are lavish office parties passé? In a recent survey by The Creative Group, 34 percent of advertising and marketing executives said they spend $24 or less per person for year-end festivities. Sadly, 14 percent of respondents said they don’t hold staff parties at all. It’s easy to guess why. Though many organizations are in...
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These 5 tips from the creative group will help you keep your design team fresh, focused and happy.
Social media can be an effective personal branding tool for creative professionals, but only if used properly. Here are eight handy social media tips.
Mixing business with pleasure can be a tricky task. But, if done right, it can strengthen the ties that bind your creative team. In a recent survey by The Creative Group, 400 U.S. advertising and marketing executives were asked to share the most unusual team-building activity they’ve ever participated in. Some of the wackier...
The Creative Group reveals the latest creative hiring trends and the most in-demand jobs in the industry.