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August 16, 2013 1:39 PM

My First Job tagged “Job”

I was in grade 10. It could have been grade 9. My entire grade was taking a summer trip overseas. I wanted to become a million by the time I was 18, so the clock was ticking. Tick. Tock. Instead... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 22, 2013 4:32 PM

You Should Work For Free. You Should Not Work For Free. tagged “Job”

It is the constant debate of the marketing industry: should you do spec work? There is a phase in the acquisition of a new client that usually requires a marketing agency to spend a lot of time pitching. This pitch... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 3, 2012 9:55 PM

The Moment tagged “Job”

Have you had "The Moment" yet? When you look through the newspaper, do you stop and review the job postings? Do you take some time during your work week to hop over to Monster.com or Craigslist to see what positions... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 21, 201211:04 AM

When The Going Gets Tough tagged “Job”

"This will be my last day shining your shoes." I like getting my shoes shined. I don't do it often enough, but I do my best to keep my shoes (and yes, even my leather sneakers) as clean and scuff-free... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 13, 2011 3:09 PM

Perpetual Start-Up tagged “Job”

The majority of our world is filled with people who are concerned about their job. The lucky ones are concerned about how they're going to reach the next plateau or get their full bonus at the end of the quarter,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 30, 201110:00 PM

What Advice Would You Give Yourself As An Industry Rookie Given What You Know Today? tagged “Job”

If you could go back in time and give yourself some professional advice just as you were stepping into the marketplace, what would it be? Be entrepreneurial. I saw the Internet come online. I had plenty of ideas (from an... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 6, 2010 1:45 PM

Hard Labor tagged “Job”

"You work too much." "You must be a workaholic." "Do you ever sleep?" "When do you take a break?" Right now... Someone is caring for a very sick, little girl with leukemia. Someone is chasing down a very drunk driver.... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 14, 2010 6:12 AM

The Easy Way To Get A Job In Marketing, Advertising And Social Media tagged “Job”

Be creative and interesting... Then, have the skills to deliver and back it up. Don't forget: that initial creativity also has to carry you through in every waking moment once you get the job/work as well. Last point: create and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 13, 2010 6:44 PM

What The World Needs Now tagged “Job”

It does seem like everywhere you go and everywhere you turn, people have something (usually bad) to say about how everything is turning out in the world. For the majority of people, even trying to fix some of these issues... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 11, 2010 9:12 AM

How Indispensable Are You? tagged “Job”

The economy is still pretty sucky. Even as certain industries and sectors claw their way back to some sort of semblance of normalcy, some of your peers are still being laid off, budgets are being slashed and businesses are still... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 5, 2010 4:12 PM

Remember: Marketing Is Art tagged “Job”

Are you inspired to create the work that you were meant to create? Is it your art? Is Marketing art? There's a video interview at the end of this Blog post that leads me to ask this question: is what... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 29, 2009 4:00 PM

Loving What You Do tagged “Job”

"Passion" is one of those words that is thrown around in every motivational business book. It's a big word, and most simply don't have it.  If you have ever read a book on what the best and brightest have done... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 21, 2009 7:27 PM

When You Give It Your All tagged “Job”

The only way to win and get ahead in today's world is to simply give it your all. There's a lot of buzz around the movie The Wrestler with Mickey Rourke. What few people may not realize is that even... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 30, 200811:56 PM

Six Ways Social Media Can Help You Land The Job tagged “Job”

For the record, I've always hated the concept of a "job." A job sounds so blasé, as opposed to finding the work you were meant to do. There have been countless posts around the Web (and even in print) discussing... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 28, 200811:56 PM

Come Work With Me At Twist Image In Beautiful Montreal tagged “Job”

I rarely use this Six Pixels of Separation Blog to talk about the comings and goings at Twist Image, but we have had an incredible year of growth (great clients and fun projects). We had done our projections for 2008,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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