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Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
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This May it will be a year since I graduated with double honors as a cultural anthropology major. Unfortunately, the new, New York economy forced a hiring freeze on the agency where I interned (and…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by SarahN Apr 27, 2010.

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Apr 28, 2010
SarahN replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"I cannot help but add my two cents: Entry-level strategy jobs are practically non-existent. Absolutely consider (paid or non) internships and account management opportunities. Look for agencies who value career development & have a strong…"
Apr 27, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko replied to Mike Arauz's discussion What do you think of Facebook?
"Facebook seems to have transcended from its initial designation as a "social networking site" to become an integral component of everyday life. Similar to Google search, users may have unconsciously adopted Facebook as an inherent digital…"
Apr 21, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko left a comment for Sydney
"whoops! your post totally went both ways there. good luck!"
Apr 19, 2010
Sydney left a comment for Andrew Kyrejko
"hey andrew, im actally looking for a job not a recruiter. sorry, but good luck!"
Apr 19, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko replied to Nick Barthram's discussion Junior Planner role - Bristol, UK
"Hi Nick, Well with all of the ash affecting air travel in Europe, I wouldn't of been able to get over there anyway! Thank you for looking into it though! Enjoy your weekend! Best, Andrew"
Apr 16, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"Thanks so much to everyone who has continued to add value to this first discussion! So many young recent graduates lack any access to mere hints of real world advice and this medium has been invaluable for me (and, hopefully, for others who share my…"
Apr 16, 2010
Joseph Leary replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"Same boat. I actually have 2 years of agency experience in project management/admin/planning, but it's been brutal trying to get into anything. After the last inteview for a Jr. planning position, they said I didn't have enough…"
Apr 14, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko replied to Nick Barthram's discussion Junior Planner role - Bristol, UK
"Hi Nick, The opportunity sounds incredible. Junior planning roles are rather nonexistent in the US. Though, I'm guessing that you're looking for someone more local? My CV is attached if you'd like to take a look.…"
Apr 7, 2010
Steve G replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"On the subject of "gaining experience" before landing an actual planning job, do any of you know if agency planning departments hire assistants/minions as entry level positions? I'm sure they would need some sort of infantry to do…"
Apr 4, 2010
Kate Hanley replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"I hear mixed reviews for VCU. Those who like it think you learn a bunch and get really well versed in planner "skills." Those against it say it overly indoctrinates you into a specific way of thinking, and that the best planners have…"
Apr 3, 2010
Andrew Kyrejko replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"But regardless of whether you attend VCU or an MAS program, shops appear to hardly ever hire planners without substantial non-intern agency experience. 2 years vs 12 weeks: do VCU and MAS arm you with nearly similar skills? How does your graduation…"
Apr 3, 2010
Steve G replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"I hear great things about VCU, but the key difference is time. VCU is a two year commitment, while Miami's program lasts twelve weeks."
Apr 2, 2010
nik replied to Andrew Kyrejko's discussion Any advice for recently graduated anthropologists searching for strategy/planning jobs in NYC?
"in similar situation as Andrew. how does VCU adcenter compare?"
Apr 2, 2010

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Brooklyn, NY
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A branding consultancy in New York City
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At 10:27pm on April 19, 2010, Sydney said…
hey andrew, im actally looking for a job not a recruiter. sorry, but good luck!

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