Creativity

Ikea: Career Instructions

Assemble your career.

Published on Dec 23, 2011

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IKEA used its own flatpack furniture as a direct marketing channel when attempting to recruit staff for a new store opening in Australia. A set of 'career instructions', drawn in the same style as its typical flatpack assembly instructions, were inserted into flatpack boxes, so that potential recruits would be encouraged to apply. The campaign, by agency The Monkeys, garnered over 4,000 high quality applications without IKEA having to pay for postage or media.

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Credits

Date
Dec 23, 2011
Agency:
The Monkeys
Client:
Ikea
Executive Creative Director:
Justin Drape
Executive Creative Director:
Scott Nowell
Creative Director:
Justin Drape
Art Director:
Scott Dettrick
Copywriter:
Jasun Vare
Print Producer:
Tom Harrison
Account Manager:
Ted Bergeron

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