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How can a CW impress shops for an AD internship?

Greetings! I have recently moved from the US to permanetly reside in Warsaw, Poland. I am currently attending Miami Ad School & “had” chosen my career path to become a copywriter.
My instructors in Warsaw, are working professionals & have advised me that I switch to Art Direction since I have an …

How much does education matter?

Dear Jancy, when hiring at an advertising agency, do they base position on education? Meaning the type of school you went to, the better your chances of getting a job. Out of all the colleges in ontario (GTA) which ones spit out the best advertisers? Also which schools in the GTA do …

Will an agency let a high schooler hang out for a day?

I am a high school student who has had a turbulent time deciding my career choice. However, after a lot of consideration, I think that advertising would be right for me. I am extremely creative, witty, a quick learner and fun to be with.
To make my life-long decision complete, I would like to go …

Would getting my Masters help me in creative?

I am a soon-to-be marketing/commerce graduate with an interest in advertising and a desire to work in the creative environment of an agency. I am considering going for a Masters (to focus on moods, memory, decision making and ?) How could this kind of skill set work into an agency? …would …

Another “top schools” inquiry

I was wondering: which schools (colleges/universities) are the best when it comes to advertising? I was thinking Ryerson, Centennial and Sheridan. How good is the job market for advertising?
The two Canadian schools that churn out good writers and art directors consistently are still OCAD and Humber, in Toronto. In the States, the …


About Jancy

'Jancy' is Janet Kestin and Nancy Vonk, Co-Founders of Swim, a unique “creative leadership training lab for advertising creatives and marketers.” Prior to Swim, Jancy was globally renowned as the Co-Chief Creative Officers of Ogilvy & Mather Toronto, a position they held for thirteen of the twenty years they were a creative duo at the agency. Over the years they've racked up Cannes Lions, Clios, One Show pencils and CA credits, and have lead their shop to two Cannes Lions Grand Prix and a Grand Clio. They've judged CA, Cannes, D&AD, the One Show, the Clios and other prestigious award shows. Creativity named them two of the top 50 creative people of 2008. Known for their outspoken, no-bullshit style and a passion for mentoring juniors, they're ready to give you advice if you're ready to take it.

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