I manage the creation of design projects and advertisements for clients.
I work with clients to create well-designed advertisements or other projects, such as infographics, interactives, motion graphics, reports, and other radical things. I pitch concepts, I write content, I collaborate with others, manage designs, and sometimes I play ping-pong.
Here's the first step for high school students
I ended up in advertising when I wanted to be a writer. There are creative ad agencies out there where you will be unable to comprehend just how far out and wild you get to be. Just because you're in advertising doesn't mean you have to write boring copy, and just because you're a writer doesn't mean you can't get a cool day job. Find out what you want to do, pursue it, and then see what's out there for you. There's always something.
"Do you know how hard it is to be a writer?"