When you’re first starting out, landing a job in a creative field is no small feat. It’s a challenge expressing yourself as a creative professional, especially without a portfolio of work you’ve done for recognizable clients… well, at least not yet. So how do you show your potential employers or clients who you are? How do you tell your story?
Quyen Pham, Managing Director, San Francisco
What’s wonderful about working for WünderLand?
Working in the digital, marketing, and creative segment is the next best thing to being a creative. Also, in WünderLand, it feels good to work with a group of people that truly care about delivering memorable experience for our clients, talent, and each other.
If you’re exploring a career in marketing, there’s one key decision you need to make: do you want to work for an agency or in-house? Based on your personality and priorities, the decision to go the agency or the in-house route, can have a big impact on your job satisfaction—potentially more than even your role or position.
The marketing landscape continues to shift towards a more content focused paradigm, which means there is more content “noise” than ever before. Marketing teams need the resources to help their efforts stand out, so the requirements and expectations surrounding Content Marketing roles are fast evolving.
A competitive Content Marketer must be a hybrid marketer – part technician, part artist. In other words, the next generation of successful marketers are equal parts Elon Musk and Georgia O’Keeffe.
So how do you attract those savvy, future-facing Content Marketers?
This Content Marketing job description is a great start to finding your next Elon O’Keeffe.
Topics: Hiring Tips
There is nothing like a visit home or a family holiday to make you question your career. Not so much in the introspective, existential, what am I contributing to the world sort of way, but in a nuts-and-bolts sort of way.
Kristen Storey, Managing Director, Chicago
What’s wonderful about working for WunderLand?
Working in the interesting and hot space of digital, marketing and creative – we’re often at the cutting edge of trends so getting a bird’s eye view into what organizations are doing in this space is fascinating. And doing that with a team of committed subject matter experts who really care – care about understanding our clients and their needs. Same is true on the talent side – ensuring we understand what are candidates are looking for both short and long-term and matching them with the right opportunities. Having a team of WunderLanders who have that mix of technical and market knowledge who really care and maintain relationships throughout people’s careers is what sets WunderLand apart from the competition.
“When it comes to getting a job, it’s all about who you know.” - Just About Everyone
That often repeated phrase might be a bit simplified, however knowing the right people can play a significant role in where you work next.
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - November 01, 2016) - WunderLand Group, a leading recruitment agency in digital, creative, and marketing, announced Kristen Storey recently joined their leadership team as Managing Director of their Chicago office.
If you’re in the creative professional field, you’re rewarded for turning something ordinary into something bold, creative, and intriguing. As a designer, you know better than anyone that everything you create is a testament to your talent. So what about your resume? Which route should you go: pretty or practical?
Creativity is energy—powerful, beautiful, and transcending. At times we’re full of creativity and indulge freely and excitedly in its expression. At other times our creative energy is low and we crave inspiration to get us going again. Where do you go when your creativity ebbs and flows?