Topic: Job Hunting

Job seekers to make a 'pilgrimage' to CP+B

We've already seen the lengths to which people will go to get a job at Crispin Porter + Bogusky. Now, Miami Ad School of Madrid students Santiago Cosme and…

August 9, 2010, 12:30 PM EDT

Spin a boring clip into gold, win employment

The Big Ad Gig is back for its second year, granting 30-day entry-level jobs to the gaggle of unemployed creatives shuffling about on the edges of the industry. And…

August 5, 2010, 8:15 AM EDT

Did this tweet merit a $70K copywriting job?

Saatchi & Saatchi L.A. exec Mike McKay's idea of hiring a copywriter based on a single funny tweet seemed like bad idea jeans from the get-go. Still, even with low…

July 28, 2010, 12:53 PM EDT

Vanity Googling Helps Copywriter Land a Job

Alec Brownstein was another copywriter/director in need of a job when he decided to take advantage of human nature—or at least, the nature of people who like to Google themselves.…

May 17, 2010, 7:54 AM EDT

Agency shows what you'll do as their intern

Interactive shop Firstborn in New York is looking to entice interns to come work for peanuts mocking up wire frames. Since regular job posting is too old-school, the shop has…

January 7, 2010, 11:59 AM EST

Reality-TV show comes to Brooklyn agency

With the success of Mad Men, it's no surprise that the reality-TV industry would start knocking on the doors of ad agencies. Sure enough, an MTV show called…

December 18, 2009, 9:40 AM EST

Pair of CP+B interns hired live on Web show

Crispin Porter + Bogusky is all into live Web events, which are newly in vogue. It even has its own weekly Web talk show on, FearLess Q+A,…

December 4, 2009, 4:31 PM EST

Fighting tooth and nail for a flack internship

I don't envy new grads trying to break into marketing and advertising. The intense competition for entry-level jobs is apparently forcing our next generation of leaders to humiliate themselves for…

November 24, 2009, 5:22 PM EST

The Big Ad Gig offers hope to the desperate

Competing for a job in advertising is cutthroat, so why not make some entertainment out of it? Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Ogilvy in New York, Proximity Atmosphere and Saatchi &…

August 11, 2009, 1:12 PM EDT