Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Pick Me : Breaking Into Advertising and Staying There Paperback – August 26, 2005
|New from||Used from|
Excel 2016 For Dummies Video Training
Discover what Excel can do for you with self-paced video lessons from For Dummies. Learn more.
Frequently Bought Together
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
From the Back Cover
Authors Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin are seasoned creative directors and longtime creative partners. In Pick Me, these industry leaders answer your toughest ad career questions, like:
- Is advertising right for me?
- How do I build a killer portfolio?
- How do I get an interview with the elusive creative director?
- Should I accept an unpaid internship?
- How do I find the right partner?
- How do I beat creative block?
- How do I avoid burnout?
Plus, fourteen industry superstars share their insights and explain how they broke into the business. You'll hear from Bob Barrie, Rick Boyko, David Droga, Mark Fenske, Neil French, Sally Hogshead, Mike Hughes, Shane Hutton, Brian Millar, Tom Monahan, Chuck Porter, Bob Scarpelli, Chris Staples, and Lorraine Tao.
Forget the clichés, this is advertising as it really is. If you're hell-bent on making it, this informative guide will put you on track for a career in one of the most exciting businesses on the planet.
About the Author
If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle edition for only $2.99 (Save 75%). Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon. Learn more.
For thousands of qualifying books, your past, present, and future print-edition purchases now lets you buy the Kindle edition for $2.99 or less. (Textbooks available for $9.99 or less.)
Top Customer Reviews
The only drawback for me was the fact that everything was based from a Creative Director's point of view. I would have liked to see some perspective from Account Executives, Copywriters, etc.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Product shipped fast and was new and clean when received. Thank you.Published 7 months ago by NJeffreys
I have never been a reader and just recently start being a mature adult (I'm a work in progress) but for those who want to explore the world of advertising, I strongly encourage... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Nebraska
Very insightful. Answered all of the questions in which no one has been able to answer me for years. Wish I had read it sooner!Published 18 months ago by Kayla Lambert
Love, thy name is jancy. Amazing book, sort of everything you want to hear about advertising, if you plan on chasing the ad Dragon.Published on July 10, 2013 by T-rexXx
I loved this book and couldn't put it down. The authors offer a lot of information and great tips with funny insight. Easy read.Published on February 6, 2013 by Bowza
This books is definitely a great read if you're interested in entering the Advertising field. Give you real-life tips and can be an eye opener as well.Published on January 26, 2012 by Brigitte