What it’s really like

When you work in advertising, people assume your work-life is like that of a glamorous, scandalous, quirky character from a TV show… like Don Draper from Mad Men.

Needless to say, when you come out of school and launch yourself into the industry, prepared to sweep the floors in an agency if it will get you through the door, you’re somewhat surprised at how reality differs from expectation.

We decided to write some little nuggets of advice down that we would give to our former selves, or any other’s starting out in the advertising world. Here’s what our team had to say…

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