what exactly can you expect going into a career in advertising?

It is hard to find clear information on the web of exactly what feilds you can get into with advertising. Does it require being a good salesperson, are you constantly trying to sell your ideas to others? Is it a career where you can have a permanent job at one specific company, or is it more freelance?

Asked By: heya - 1/9/2011
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Answering your questions in random order, the most respected people in advertising use in-house employees. So, do not take the attitude of doing freelance work. Mostly small ineffective businesses use freelance workers. Most have no concept of true advertising and that work could hardly translate into years of... More
Answered By: ahubb - 1/9/2011
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Career in advertising can't be possible through freelancing work. There are companies who are providing permanent jobs but all depends on caliber. Advertising has two sides. At oneside it is the most creative work. Like copy writing works,which needs creative and fresh thinkings for creating master piece in advertising... More
Answered By: Greet - 1/9/2011
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