Twitter Facebook Vimeo

How did you get into the creative industries?

51 sec watch
Recorded 2 July 2013
@ Proximity London
   •       •    Watch later
Got a question?

Proximity London's Account Executive Charlotte Wheatley tells of everything she did to get into the advertising industry. There are some valuable insights here as to what others can do to stand out and land a job in the creative industries.

Watch the full interview with Charlotte where she shares insights on the following:

  • Her background and experience in advertising.
  • What it's like working in accounts and the skills you need.
  • How students can get themselves noticed.
  • The process of tackling a campaign and how long it takes.
  • What it's like working in advertising.

Or go back to our answers page for more bite size knowledge.

Please log in or sign up before participating in the conversation.

More Q&A's

  1. What makes a good developer?

    Ben Doran, the Head of Technology at Lowe, talks about what it takes and the skills required to be a good developer.

  2. How do you come up with ideas for briefs?

    Philip Bock and Morten Schmidt are a former creative duo from Copenhagen and worked at M&C Saatchi, London. Here they talk about the process of coming up with ideas.

  3. Where can you learn more about 3D design?

    Leon de Set Croix, head of 3D Brand Design at notable design agency, JKR, talks about the places to learn more about 3D design.

  4. How do you find a creative partner?

    Ricky Richards, Creative, Art Director and Founder of Design & Innovation studio FOBI, talks about where to find a creative partner.

  5. What are your top three websites for design inspiration?

    Luke Thompson is a Graphic Designer at JKR. In this video he shares the three websites he uses for inspiration for new briefs, and why mood boards are a good thing.

  6. What's the best way to pitch ideas?

    Ricky Richards, Creative, Art Director and Founder of Design & Innovation studio FOBI talks about the process of pitching.