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11 times “Queer Eye’s” Jonathan Van Ness perfectly summed up working in advertising

Written by Dan Ockerby: PPC executive.
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If you haven’t watched the series “Queer Eye” which is Netflix’s revamp of the 2003 series “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”, then you’re missing out on pure joy. The shining light in this great programme is the legendary member of the fab 5, Jonathan Van Ness.

Working in advertising can be a really rewarding career, and who else would be better to illustrate the highs and lows of working in this industry than JVN himself?

When your ad campaign that’s been running perfectly for months decides to implode on a Friday afternoon

You frantically try to figure out why, but can’t, because that would be too easy…

When Google reveals yet another automation tool

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And it turns out to be just as bad as all of the others

The reaction you get when you try to explain digital marketing to someone

And then they respond with, “I thought digital marketing was like social media?”

When Google AdWords finally decided to enter 2018 and had a rebrand

But then you remembered it doesn’t make up for how bad the new platform is

The first time you ever used AdWords Editor and thought, “what the hell is this?”

And then after a few tears and a breakdown, you begin to feel like you actually understand how to use it

Finally, that feeling you get when you’ve absolutely smashed an advertising campaign!