Creative directors come from many backgrounds, but core skill-sets are essential.
Forget common wisdom about job interviews. When it comes to these gigs, leading creatives welcome square pegs.
In a market where creativity is a commodity, career opportunities lie in your ability to sell the dream and support your team.
Managing a brand in-house and working with one or more brands in an agency environment are two complementary but distinct functions. If you want to move from one to the other, what should you keep in mind?
They're likelier to live in the cloud than in bulky print binders nowadays, but portfolios of professional work remain the single most important piece of collateral a creative professional needs to prove their chops to their next employer. At any stage of career development -- if your job is mostly about the work, your job tools are mostly about the portfolio. Like other parts of a creative job search, self-expression is key to commanding attention -- but that doesn't mean there aren't some straightforward guidelines for packaging them.
The festival's top award went to the retailer's campaign to give back Black Friday to its employees
Besides the big prize, "Phelps" from Droga5 New York won gold and silver in multiple categories
Online spots express new emotions for the candy bar to cure
Comedian Jim Gaffigan takes over the role from Norm McDonald
Who's your favorite player? Better spend some time living with them, says entertaining 5-minute video from W+K Portland.
Despite concerns about violence, the US sales event has gotten a firm grip across the Atlantic ... no Thanksgiving necessary
Ogilvy & Mather sets a place at the table for the littlest guests
The comedian makes light of his 2014 brush with death in ads created by BBDO New York
A new campaign highlights app choices on the digital media player
Aaron Paul 12-steps through streaming-data addiction in this campaign by Publicis
This week's highlights include work from John Lewis, Burberry, Cadbury, Marks and Spencer, The Body Shop, and Morrisons
A little ice cream company drew outsize reaction with its first viral ad. Now a new one exposes another level of offbeat
The global design and advertising awards and creative education charity has teamed with Advertising Week parent Stillwell Partners to reward real-world achievements generated through creativity
"If the Stones approved this, it's one of the most whore-ish moves yet," says renowned CREEM editor
Its #JetSpree campaign features quick comic creations based on the contents of customers' carts