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why is so hard to get into graphic design entry level?

People that see my portfolio really like it. But for some reason, all of the Jr Art director Jobs and Graphic design jobs are not available. I know photoshop, illustrator, indesign, and a tiny bit of after effects. What is going on?

Asked By: mundawgs - 2/19/2008
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A lot of graphic design work is totally not creative at all, my wife had to learn this the hard way. If you've studied graphic design, you get an artist's background, but most of the work is total production work... More
Answered By: gjwalberg - 2/19/2008
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because alot of people want it but keep trying
Answered By: pinkoholic-x - 2/19/2008
 
supply and demand, graphic designer is a fun and interesting job and lots of people want those jobs. The problem is that there are not enough for everyone. Why not see if you can get an internship while you're searching so that you have a leg up on the competition
Answered By: PhatCat - 2/19/2008
 
Every job market is hard to break into. You will just need to scale the ladder and start out at jobs that are not that creative and work your way up. From an employers perspective, although you seem to have skills, creativity etc..you are still green. You have no real world work experience. You have never faced a press... More
Answered By: ginger1 - 2/19/2008
 
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