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Sep 05, 2017, 08:07 ET Social Climbing: Executives Rank Facebook First

Whether for business or pleasure, Facebook reigns supreme among managers and employees, according to new research from staffing firm The Creative...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:03 ET Creatives Are The Happiest Employees

When it comes to career happiness, creative professionals are coming out ahead, recent research shows. According to a study of more than 12,000...


Jun 15, 2017, 08:03 ET U.S. Advertising And Marketing Executives Reveal Hiring Plans Through Year-End

The employment outlook for creative talent is expected to remain relatively steady in the second half of 2017, according to new research...


May 25, 2017, 08:07 ET How Transparent Should Compensation Be?

Should professionals' pay be public knowledge? Employers in the advertising and marketing fields don't think so, according to new research from...


Apr 18, 2017, 08:04 ET Alternative Work Arrangements: The New Norm?

Is your office becoming a ghost town? Many work environments may be less crowded, new research from staffing firm The Creative Group suggests. More...


Feb 13, 2017, 08:04 ET Job Seekers, Check Your Selfie

Looking to land a job in the creative industry? You'll need more than an impressive resume and portfolio, according to new research from staffing...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:04 ET U.S. Advertising And Marketing Executives Anticipate Steady Hiring In New Year

Twelve percent of advertising and marketing executives surveyed plan to expand their teams in the first half of 2017, according to new research...


Nov 22, 2016, 08:07 ET The Creative Group To Present Complimentary Webinar On Salary Trends And Negotiation Tips For Creative And Marketing Professionals

WHAT: Join staffing firm The Creative Group for a complimentary 30-minute webinar, "Let's Talk...


Sep 29, 2016, 08:07 ET Hiring Process Hurdles

What's the hardest part of the hiring process? According to research by staffing firm The Creative Group, generating interest from qualified...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:07 ET Office Space: Where Creativity Thrives

What kind of office setting sparks the most creativity? According to research by staffing firm The Creative Group, managers and employees don't see...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:07 ET U.S. Advertising And Marketing Executives Reveal Hiring Plans Through Year-End

 Thirteen percent of advertising and marketing executives surveyed plan to expand their teams in the second half of 2016, according to new...


May 05, 2016, 08:07 ET The Best Resumes Get Back To The Basics

Is it time to ditch the old-fashioned resume? No way, new research from staffing firm The Creative Group suggests. Nearly eight in 10 (78 percent)...


Apr 11, 2016, 08:07 ET Some Work Stress Is Best

Work stress is par for the course for creative leaders, according to new research from staffing firm The Creative Group. Seven in 10 (70 percent)...


Mar 09, 2016, 08:08 ET The Secret to Landing an Entry-Level Job

 Landing an entry-level job requires work, literally, according to new research from staffing firm The Creative Group. Thirty-four percent of...


Jan 12, 2016, 08:08 ET Survey Shows More Professionals Apt to Greet Colleagues with Open Arms

To hug or not to hug? Many professionals ponder this question when greeting or bidding farewell to colleagues. And new research from staffing firm...


Dec 17, 2015, 08:07 ET U.S. Advertising and Marketing Executives Reveal Hiring Plans for First Half of 2016

 Eleven percent of advertising and marketing executives surveyed plan to expand their teams in the first half of 2016, according to new...


Nov 10, 2015, 08:07 ET Who Should Manage Corporate Social Media?

 It's a common debate for businesses: Who should be responsible for corporate social media activities? While the jury is still out, one group...


Feb 05, 2015, 08:10 ET Are You Management Material?

Want to move into a management role? It takes more than business savvy and decision-making skills, research by The Creative Group suggests. When...


Jan 21, 2015, 08:10 ET CHANGE MISMANAGEMENT: Survey Shows Many Creative Professionals Take Skeptical View of Change in the Workplace

 Change may be constant, but it doesn't mean it's easy. Less than half (45 percent) of creative professionals surveyed by The Creative Group...


Dec 17, 2014, 08:10 ET U.S. Advertising And Marketing Executives Anticipate Increased Hiring In New Year

The creative industry should see more hiring activity in the months ahead, according to new research from The Creative Group. One-third (33...


Oct 29, 2014, 08:10 ET What's The Best Time Of Day To Get Work Done?

 When it comes to on-the-job success, the early bird really does catch the worm, new research by The Creative Group suggests. According to a...


Oct 01, 2014, 08:10 ET Workers Want Their Firms To Be More Creative

Companies may think they're pushing the envelope when developing new advertising and marketing campaigns, but most of their creative employees...


Aug 28, 2014, 08:10 ET Survey: Executives Meet Average Of Six Candidates Before Filling A Creative Job

 Job seekers hoping to land creative gigs are up against stiff competition, new research by The Creative Group shows. Advertising and marketing...


May 28, 2014, 08:10 ET The Creative Group Offers Complimentary Webinar on How to Create a Responsive Website Design

 The Creative Group, a creative staffing agency specializing in connecting interactive, design and marketing talent with a variety of...


Apr 30, 2014, 08:10 ET 'Counter' Productive

 Counteroffers are becoming more common, new research from The Creative Group indicates, but they can be a double-edged sword. Twenty percent...