“Strategic planners are the people who bring powerful insights into organizations, there are multiple avenues open to them—not just in advertising, but there are jobs at media companies, consulting companies, design shops, inside client organizations, research companies, and more. Thinking too narrow limits the breadth of opportunity.”
“Creativity is messy,” Margaret Johnson, CCO of Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, says. “There is nothing linear about it. The way you get to ideas is really complicated and it’s a messy, messy thing, and you find that you end up being this kind of trapeze artist, jumping off a ledge and taking risks in your day-to-day life as an art director or a copywriter.”
Miami Ad School’s next Boot Camp for Social Media Strategy starts July 2nd in Atlanta. 12 weeks of intense hands-on, up-to-the-minute training from working industry professionals. The jobs, 200K+ of them, are out there. What are you waiting for?
“There is no better program in the world today to help prepare the next generation of advertising rockstars.”
“How is it that plastic—something that cannot breakdown, is toxic to our waters, lands and all life and will continue to be for many generations to come—so incredibly prevalent in modern life today? Such statistics really make one think about choices and consequences.” –Melanie Maynard
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“Miami Ad School is a great environment to learn in because everyone has something different to teach. We all come from different corners of the world!”
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“Learning from so many planners gave us exposure to different kinds of agencies and strategic tips, I am very grateful for the experience.”
“You have to make every little pixel of your portfolio contribute to your personal brand.”