Pros: creative work, good creative team collaboration
Cons: high time pressure and ultimately lack of loyalty in hiring and firing practices
Workdays included designing comps for the sales team, invitations for events, signage, advertorial sections, brochures to promote events related to House & Garden. Tasks also included working with editors, marketing, and sales people on related projects, and working with production manager to release projects to print, checking proofs for color and making adjustments on proofs. Co workers on creative team were talented, smart, and hard workers, as were many of the marketing and sales staff.