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When a CV just won't do

For grads desperate to get a job in advertising, there's a fine line between looking keen and actually stalking people.

Kevin Chesters poses in his dinosaur suit
Kevin Chesters poses in his dinosaur suit

One wannabe trying to get a foot in Wieden & Kennedy's door has most definitely crossed that line. He sent the planning director, Kevin Chesters, a to-scale plaster cast of his right arm in solid chocolate, and followed that by posting a dinosaur suit, which the bewildered strategist sported around the office to the amusement of his colleagues. We doubt the disturbed youngster ingratiated himself to the ad world, but Scotland Yard might sit up and take notice.

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