What are some typical advertising job interview questions?

I would like to prepare for an advertising job interview and wanted to get a list of sample questions that are typically asked and would be good to prepare with. Any ideas?

Asked By: browndomlyselected - 10/19/2007
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It depends , as you have not mentioned whether presently you are working or you are a fresher, in which field of advertising you are going to attend the interview... More
Answered By: crazee_fellow - 10/23/2007
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Be prepared with the normal "what are your strengths, what are you weaknesses" Also read up and pay attention to current events in the ad community (, Adweek, ect..) a lot of agencies will ask what's your favorite campaign out right now and why? What campaign isn't cutting it and why? Good luck!
Answered By: Amanda B - 10/19/2007
The hardest thing to answer when I'm being interviewed is...:"Tell me about yourself." Be ready with a very positive statement to describe your major attributes." They also like to ask a lot of "what was your worst... "and "what was your best..".and "how did you handle...." and "what did you like most about your last... More
Answered By: Patty K - 10/19/2007
Aside from the typical interview questions, advertising may ask you other questions to guage your reaction, ability to think on your feet, and commiment to various parts of your career. Depending on the level you are interviewing for, be ready to talk about some magazines or books you read and different trade sources... More
Answered By: Duquesnechica - 10/21/2007
Show me your portfolio.
Answered By: Jeffrey W - 10/22/2007
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