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5 more things you should know before getting a job as a creative in advertising

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15:30 PM | 17 November 2014
by Jim Compton-hall
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Advertising legends Laura Jordan Bambach, Flo Heiss, Steve Henry, Rosie Arnold and Tim Lindsay give their best advice to young creatives.

The wonderful people in adland have been even giving us even more answers to the question, what is the one thing you should know before getting a job as a creative?” Read the first batch from creative legends such as Rosie Arnold and Dave Trott. 

Laura Jordan Bambach

"Empathy is the biggest thing missing from most creative portfolios."

“Empathy is the biggest thing missing from most creative portfolios. Particularly juniors'. Creatives that understand that people are not consumers, or an audience, but real people (and take the time to understand them and really put themselves in their shoes) really stand out. A creative can come from anywhere if they really understand this.” 

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