You've polished your resume, triple-checked your portfolio, and practiced your smile for your upcoming photo headshot, but wait... What exactly are people wearing? Does anyone actually know what "business casual" is? No need to fret, because we’re here to help. Consider the culture of the advertising industry in Minneapolis, MN. While it may seem easy … Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Choosing Your Outfit at SAS 2019
The 2018 Student Advertising Summit theme is revealed!
Most people will tell you that networking with professionals within the industry is necessary and rewarding, and they're not wrong. What they often leave out, though, is how difficult it can be to talk about yourself. How much is too much? What's really necessary? Am I being too brag-y?! Here are some tips for how to craft the … Continue reading How to Craft the Perfect Elevator Speech
Let’s be honest, you probably haven’t updated your LinkedIn profile since you signed up. Yes, it takes time, and, no, it’s not the most fun, but you’re just going to have to bite the bullet on this one. In today’s professional world, LinkedIn could make or break your chances of getting an interview for your … Continue reading 6 Steps to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile
Here is a sneak peek into the marvelous lives of the Student Advertising Summit’s 2013-2014 committee members. See what our committee is working on, what their favorite memory is, and what they are anticipating for the upcoming Student Advertising Summit. After all, there is no better way to reach the top. Rest assured you are … Continue reading Check It Out!
There’s a double agent in our operation. Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to follow the clues to locate this agent. Intel shows our phones have been tapped and it’s only safe to communication via Facebook. “Share” the clue given on Facebook. For every 10 “shares,” the next clue to where the double agent … Continue reading Facebook Contest! Win Big!!
As a recent college grad, I will honestly admit that no one quite prepared me for the big kid world of advertising. I am still learning all that advertising entails, but thought I would share the top tips I have for recent graduates/brand new hires that I have picked up on so far in my … Continue reading In The Trenches: Advice For New Hires
You’ve heard everybody say it, “In order to get into advertising, you need to know people.” It’s true. You need to join organizations like AdFed and network you’re a** off. However, in today’s competitive market, the skills of networking are not enough to get your dream job right out of college. You need to be … Continue reading My Personal Networking Advice