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Chase Zreet Scores a Job by Making a Music Video Instead of Writing a Cover Letter
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Chase Zreet thought he could score a new job by submitting a music video featuring himself instead submitting a conventional cover letter. His instincts paid off.

The copywriter at Firehouse in Dallas had strong ambitions to work for a Sprite campaign at Wieden + Kennedy New York, so he made a three-minute rap video in which he worships the beverage. The impressive production value, witty lyrics, and his potential for creativity displayed in his variation on the cover letter nabbed him the job.

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