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What you need to succeed in advertising

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14:24 PM | 23 April 2011
by Adam Oldfield
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Anyone can succeed in joining the advertising industry; no matter your education, experience or talent. The advertising and marketing industry is in need of as many bright young people as possible to help it move on in the 21st century.

Anyone can succeed in joining the advertising industry; no matter your education, experience or talent. The advertising and marketing industry is in need of as many bright young people as possible to help it move on in the 21st century.

So to get you started I’ve outlined some key things I’ve learnt in my short time in advertising that you should keep in mind:

PASSION

First and foremost love brands, learn and follow brands you most like, even approach them directly for work. This video from a set of French animators sums up how much you should love brands, as does this from Coy! Communications and A Large Evil Corporation.

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