ANA identifies "crisis" of young advertising talent

The advertising and marketing sectors are facing a talent "crisis" as millennials look to other industries regarded as offering careers with both greater remuneration and a clearer sense of purpose.

Clients and agencies are facing a major “talent disconnect” as millennials look to a range of other industries that they perceive as being more attractive for developing long-term, meaningful careers.

That was the headline finding from “Bridging the Talent Disconnect: Charting the Pathways to Future Growth,” a study commissioned by the ANA Educational Foundation (AEF) – a division of the Association of National Advertisers (ANA)