Studying a creative course might put you at an advantage when it comes to the creative industries but it's certainly not necessary. Tom Wood from ais London talks about how you can make up for studying something else.
"Get noticed and get remembered... You need to get in there, you need to be asking questions, you need to be engaged with what you're doing"
Watch the full interview with Tom where he answers the following questions.
- How do you approach a new brief?
- How do you pitch brave work to clients?
- How can people get into the industry?
- What is your most memorable piece of work?
- Who would you share a desk with?
- Where do you find inspiration?
- What's the one piece of advice you would give?
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