NME #LifeHacks

Kick-start your career in the creative industries!nme life hacks_23nov

Create Jobs have teamed up with NME and the University of Salford to run #LifeHacks
Taking place on 23 November 2017 in London it will feature speakers from the worlds of media, design, fashion, film and music who will share their advice on careers and life in the creative industries, as well as hosting workshops and networking sessions.

Tickets are available now with 50% OFF when you book via this link.

Fashion or design focused?

girls talk london_sep17Girls Talk London are partnering with luxury high end designer Lucy Choi London (niece of Jimmy Choo) as part of our I am Mogul Pop-up festival. This is an excellent opportunity if you wish to pursue a career in Fashion/Design or have ambitions to start your own business.

Lucy Choi London invites you to their Mayfair Boutique on Tuesday 21 November 2017 at 6:30pm to have an exclusive sit down one-to-one chat with the founder and designer Lucy Choi who is the niece of legendary designer Jimmy Choo to find out how she has built her fashion brand and how she has become a leader in a competitive business.

Afterwards, Celebrity Fashion Stylist, Denise Brown, will join Lucy for a Q&A sharing her story on how fashion changed her life and answering all your style and fashion queries! Denise has worked with celebrities such as Rihanna, Kanye West, Ed Sheeran and Vogue UK Editor Edward Enniful, and her vibrant energy helps her clients look and feel their best and she wants to support women to make their own rules in life and work!

For more information and to register – using the student discount code GTLSTUDENT – go to www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/i-am-mogul-pop-up-festival-an-evening-with-lucy-choi-london-tickets-37790441227.

100% Design

bbc_designscheme23 September 2017
Saturday: 10:00am-6:00pm (Public entry)

Olympia Grand London

Showcasing design across five key sections – Interiors, Workplace, Kitchens & Bathrooms, Design & Build and Emerging Brands – the event attracts architects and designers from across the globe to discover bespoke installations, product launches and expert speakers.

Porada’s International Design Award 2017

Launch your work on a global stage…

Since 2012, Porada has held separate annual competitions for Professionals and Students to design an innovative concept for one aspect of the modern home. Six winners are selected and rewarded with a prize alongside the possibility of seeing your work put into production with one of Europe’s most coveted luxury furniture brands.

Here at Chaplins, we recognise that the future of design rests with its visionary protagonists. As one of the UK’s suppliers of Porada furniture, we’ve collated all the information you need to enter the competition along with insider tips from our experts on how to win.

Find out more at chaplins.co.uk/calling-all-creatives-for-poradas-international-design-competition-2017/. There’s a deadline of 10 November 2017 for entries.

The Pocketbook…

bbc_designscheme120 tips collected from creatives for becoming a successful graphic designer although the tips will apply to any design speciality. Just pick and choose what applies to you. The Pocketbook looks at four topics: Personal Growth; Working Smart; Self-Promo; and Working with Clients. Take a look!

Turn to TED

exchange-of-ideasWatch, read, listen…

TED is a platform for ideas worth spreading. Started in 1984 as a conference where technology, entertainment and design converged, TED today shares ideas from a broad spectrum — from science to business to global issues including career topics.