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.

Branding: Get a broad perspective

brandingThis FutureRising article gives useful information that should help you to firm up your options and where you can look for jobs:

Are you a creative?

FutureRising aims to increase your knowledge of the creative industries.  What’s on light_bulb_idea_gears_800_11462offer?

  • Briefs written by employers who offer jobs, internships, prizes and feedback to the best student submissions
  • Challenges to earn points and impress employers with your commitment and understanding
  • Creative job opportunities – internships, graduate schemes and placements in advertising, branding, design, marketing and media
  • Attend events with creative professionals
  • Connect using the FutureRising network

Take a look…..