This Art Director Got Nowhere With His Agency Job Hunt, So He Pretended to Be a Client

He has seven interviews now


Agencies don’t return emails and phone calls from random young creatives looking for work. They do return emails and phone calls from potential clients.

August Laustsen, a young Danish art director looking for agency work in Sweden, was having no luck in his job search. He had contacted all the big agencies in Stockholm, but didn’t get a single reply.

So, he decided to fake them out a little. He pretended to be a client looking for an agency.

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