The Google Job Experiment

When top advertising creative directors Googled themselves, they got a message from me asking for a job. Download a high res Quicktime of the experiment here: More of my work here: My tweets here
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19 Responses to The Google Job Experiment

  1. dird89 says:

    People in the entertainment industry probably would (trying to see reviews/praise for recent work). Hell, even I’ve googled myself before starting job searching to make sure not shit is associated with me that I’ve posted online before.

  2. dird89 says:

    I’m guessing you’re not in the entertain industry where everyone loves themselves though

  3. rastafabui says:

    nice idea, but I really wonder how often do people actually google themselves. in my case I’ve done it maybe 2-3 times in 8 years

  4. ItchyClickfinger says:


  5. TheVodKanockers says:

    i think it’s fake They wouldnt Google themselves for ever maybe…

  6. Ying2910 says:

    That’s so creative. Such an act would impress anyone… :) If I were from HR, I would look for you even if the ad weren’t directed to me. Thanks for sharing your experiment!

  7. CAROSAL says:

    How long did you have to wait for one of them to happen to google themselves? Or were they prompted to do it?

  8. Bahati Banks says:

    The power of creativity rules! We can no longer sit back and be timid about finding that next gig.

  9. Daniel Djakov says:

    i love the idea

  10. DarkassassinlvlX says:

    No one gives a crap

  11. Gamespotist says:

    Man, this is genius. Good work.

  12. Alec Brownstein says:


  13. Logitcal1 says:

    You should make a how to video!

  14. PrettyMurky says:

    “They have to sweat all day in some stinking factory making disposable cigarette lighters or everlasting Christmas trees, by Christ, they’re entitled to them! They’re entitled to any innovation technology brings. Whether it’s ten percent more of it or fifteen percent off of it, they’re entitled to it! They’re entitled to one of four important new ingredients! Why should anyone have to clean their teeth without important new ingredients?” – Dennis Bagley, How to get Ahead in Advertising.

  15. diepvrieskieke says:

    will this work with the name hugh heffner ?

  16. Henry Purbrick says:

    how did you get a job at Y&R when Granger didn’t invite you for an interview?

  17. ابو مازن بارودي says:

    i want to get work in google but i dont know how

  18. studentgraduatejobs says:

    If you’re looking for a student or graduate job we can provide you with regular emails about the current jobs available to you from a range of top UK companies. If you’re interested, send an e-mail to including your name, e-mail, university/college (if applicable) and area of interest. Good luck!

  19. Tatiii Almeida says:

    very smart idea. they couldn’t loose you.

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