How to Job Hunt Like a Pro in Phoenix

Job hunting – it’s about as much fun as filing your taxes, are we right? Thankfully, for those looking for a marketing job in the Phoenix area in the Arizona advertising world, there are a lot of opportunities available. We reached out to some of our members and asked for their best job-hunting advice. Read

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4 Holiday Networking Tips

The holiday season is upon us and social engagements are filling up what little time is still open on our Outlook calendars. While it can feel overwhelming, you may want to think twice before turning down your next invite. Every event, whether it’s a family gathering or an office party, is an opportunity for you

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How to Navigate Office Politics

Regardless of where you work, be it an ad agency, government office or religious establishment, office politics can play a key role in day-to-day life. And we aren’t just talking about avoiding office gossip or trying to fit in with the “cool” staff members. They can also include things like getting more face time with

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6 Things to Do After Graduating College

By: Arizona Advertising Guild As a college senior, the realization that you are about to head into your final semester of your collegiate career is probably weighing on your mind. Feeling the heat? Then this blog is for you. What you choose to do, or not to do, in these next few months will help

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Networking Tips for Attending Events

By Ryan Smeets – BIG YAM VP of Business Development From the recent grad just breaking into their career to the veteran executive, the ability to network is a powerful tool in the professional’s arsenal. We touched base with networking guru, BIG YAM VP of Business Development Ryan Smeets, to give us a master class

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4 Tips for Job Hunting in Another State

By Arizona Advertising Guild Embarking on a job hunt can be a daunting task. Job hunting in another state? Now that’s a whole other ball game. The challenges faced by professionals looking for a change of scenery can often feel too big to tackle. The good news – we’ve got you covered. If you’re ready

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3 Benefits of Living in Arizona

By Jenna Barnard of IVIO Agency With 300 days of sunshine a year, Arizona is an amazing place to live. In fact, it might be one of just a handful of states where residents cherish the few cloudy days they get annually. Not only do Arizonans have ample time to work on their tans, they

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13 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them

By Megan Stark – BIG YAM Sr. Copywriter While correct grammar is important in any profession, it’s vital for those of us who happen to communicate for a living. I’ve heard plenty of the following words and phrases misused, misspelled and, frankly, mistreated. In an attempt to prevent further ear-bleed, here’s a quick lesson on

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