Creative and Marketing Blog

Read our blog posts for the latest trends in the creative industry, from salary information and hot creative jobs to hiring and management advice.

5 Ways to Win More Freelance Writing Gigs

You’ve hung out your shingle as a copywriter and you’re ready to live the freelance dream. All you need are a few more good clients, but how to reel them in? Here are five ways to stand out from the pack and attract more freelance writing jobs.

Why You Shouldn’t Ask About Salary History When Hiring

Hiring managers, here’s something you need to be aware of: An increasing number of local and state governments are passing legislation to help close gaps in pay. One way they are doing this is by prohibiting employers from asking job candidates about their salary history. Here's what you need to know.

Recruiting Challenges in Today’s Economy — And How to Beat Them

If your firm is looking to hire, recognize that it’s a candidate-driven market. You’ll have to work double time to staff vacancies and new positions. Here are some recruiting challenges you may soon encounter as well as our tips on how to deal with them.

Things to Expect From a Second Interview

Congratulations! You’ve been asked back for a second interview. At this point, you're being seriously considered for the position based on your success in the first interview. Here are some things to expect.

The Future of Freelancing

Planning to hire freelance creative talent? See our tips and survey results on the future of freelancing in this infographic from The Creative Group.