Start Your Copywriting Career in New York
Copywriters in New York changed advertising forever.
Just Google "VW advertising of the 1960s". Then go for a walk down Madison Avenue. Pretend you are Julian Koenig, a Doyle Dane Bernbach (DDB) copywriter going to work on a new client (VW) for the agency. Pretend it’s the day when you write the headline that will forever change advertising. “Think Small.” Think about that. Maybe you could be the copywriter who takes the next giant creative leap. Could happen, could be you. This is the most likely city for it. Think about that.
Many of the leading copywriters and creative directors in this city will be your teachers.
Exacting. Precise. Demanding. They treat you the same way they will treat you if you work for them. Sure, you think you already know how to write. You will quickly find out out differently. These teachers will pull away at your brain and toss out all the garbage and excess.You will learn how to write simply. Like people talk. No fancy words. No need to Google the meaning. Writing will be fun again. Well, once you recover anyway.