Dude lands a job by making this super catchy rap video instead of a cover letter squib
This copywriter's cover letter sets a pretty high standard for job applications.
Chase Zreet applied to work on the Sprite account at Wieden+Kennedy, an ad agency in New York. Instead of submitting a traditional cover letter, he submitted a three minute music video rapping about his love for Sprite and his qualifications in advertising, and it's actually really catchy.
In the music video, titled "Cover Letter," Zreet rode through Dallas, Texas in a Sprite-themed costume. He alternated between green and yellow suits, complete with a gold chain adorned with a lemon and a lime. Read more...