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March 4, 2014
The Art of the Pitch

Cre8buzz was happy to sponsor another great AIGA event this week! AIGA Brand Central and an esteemed panel of speakers kicked off the first instillation of a series of professional development events. Attendees found out what agency creatives and brand teams look for when pitched...what excites them and makes them want to collaborate. Whether they are being pitched an idea, a desi... Read more

February 25, 2014
Kicking Off Our 2014 Events...

Kicking off our 2014 events, cre8buzz was in attendance and sponsored a great workshop this past weekend. On Saturday February 22nd, AIGA Connecticut held its 3rd annual Emerging Professionals Workshop, which cre8buzz had the pleasure of sponsoring, where students and emerging talent directly connected with industry professionals and prospective employers to gain first-hand insight on how... Read more

February 21, 2014
You Can't Bank A Thank You...Or Can You?

What happened to interview etiquette? It’s pretty simple; wear a suit, shut off your cell phone, stand up when someone enters the room and don't forget to send a thank you note or email.

In the last month, we have seen two candidates lose job offers because they did not send a Thank you! A thank you note serves a dual purpose- 1. It shows that you are professio... Read more

February 21, 2014
When Looking For A Job, Follow These 5 Social Media DOs and DON'Ts

One of the most common pieces of advice we give recent graduates – or even veteran job seekers – is to pay careful attention to your online presence. We’ve said it once and we’ll probably say it again – social media can have a huge impact on your career or any potential job opportunities. It’s best to make all of your social media profiles private and always ... Read more

February 21, 2014
Meeting The Letter Of The Law When Hiring Interns

Now is the optimum time when most companies solidify their plans and begin their search for interns. The online ads are prepared, the social media outreach begun, college placement offices contacted and … high-powered, high-priced employment lawyers engaged.

“What was that last one?” you might ask incredulously. Let me explain.

Many companies hire ... Read more

February 21, 2014
Employee Spotlight on Jaime Laufer

A note from Jaime's Director, Melissa Morris: Jaime truly is a “creative” and “sassy” recruiter. She has a sparkling personality that is larger than life that lights up a room the minute she e... Read more