Where The Jobs Are

After a remarkably robust September, the market for jobs in advertising, media and marketing suffered another of its periodic relapses last month. Judging by the volume of help-wanted classified ads in Adweek, the industry is incapable of keeping itself in active hiring mode for more than a month at a time. With a rousing finish, 2005 might come close to matching 2004’s help-wanted totals. But since 2004 was no great shakes, that’s nothing to cheer about.