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5 Tips for Acing a Panel Interview

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...

Justin Ahrens: Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is

HOW Design Live begins on Monday! Time flew by fast! There’s still time to get your ticket into the conference. We’re looking forward to being in the Windy City and hearing design experts discuss essential design topics, career advice and current trends. Last year at HOW Design Live, Justin Ahrens, Principal of Rule29, gave a...

Demand for Creative Professionals On The Rise

Thirteen percent of marketing and advertising executives plan to add full-time staff in the next three months, according to The Creative Group Hiring Index for Marketing and Advertising Professionals, and 3% forecast reductions in personnel. Most respondents, 80%, expect to make no changes to the size of their teams. Key Findings Account services, web...

More Jobs For Creatives

Marketing and advertising executives anticipate a significant uptick in hiring activity in the third quarter of 2011, according to The Creative Group Hiring Index for Marketing and Advertising Professionals. Twenty-two percent of executives interviewed said they plan to add full-time staff in the next three months, and 3 percent expect reductions in personnel. The...