7 Sites the Industry's Reading

7 Sites the Industry's Reading

A question I've been hearing recently is, "What sites do you read regularly?" On the surface it's an easy one—so much of our job is reading and absorbing—but only a few actually come to mind beyond ones that keep me a functioning and informed human being. So I started asking around, gathering input from folks at different agencies.

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Requesting an Informational Interview

Requesting an Informational Interview

After shortlisting the right agencies and priming your resume, the informational interview is one of your most underrated tools. By informational interview, I mean reaching out to someone at an agency you're interested in—whether it's your first one or your next step—to ask for a conversation (via email, phone or in-person) that helps you learn more.

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Finding the Right Agency for You

Finding the Right Agency for You

Pressure to find a job can make it feel like you can't be choosy. But you're not just looking for a job—you're looking for the start or next step in your career. It should be tailored to who you are and what's important to you. Getting specific about what you're looking for will help make the search less overwhelming, and in the end, more fruitful.

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5 Tips for Conquering the Fear of Speaking Up

5 Tips for Conquering the Fear of Speaking Up

One of the most common pieces of feedback I received early in my career, and have given to almost every intern is to speak up in meetings. To kick off 2017 right, here are five tips to help you conquer the fear of speaking up. They'll make it easier to jump in and contribute, so you'll get the reps in and build confidence—until it becomes second nature.

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