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Top tips from creative industry masters

We've collected some of wisest words from creative industry professionals. We asked them one question, 'What is the one thing young people should know before getting a job in the creative industries?'

  1. 9 TED Talks you should watch to build a strong career

    A roundup of the best TED Talks to help you build the best and strongest career possible.

  2. 6 suggestions for those graduating with a degree in music

    Isobel Leventhorpe, a music student at Royal Holloway, gives her advice to other students coming out of university with a degree in music.

  3. Tips for starting your own T-Shirt business

    College student Sam Baggarley shares his tips for starting up a t-shirt business and building a brand to get it off the ground.

  4. The Planning bootcamp

    Sharvari Dorwat attended a recent advertising planning bootcamp at FutureRising, she shares her experience from the day and some of the key take aways.

  5. Trying to come up with ideas, but stuck?

    Even geniuses face mental blocks, and this can be frustrating. Rutaja Gandhi explores some of things that might be stopping you from coming up with killer ideas.

  6. The UK’s unwelcoming policies to international students

    Juan Tauber a recent graduate talks about his experiences in trying to land a job in the UK where regulations on international students has hardened in the last 10 years.

  7. 5 tips for negotiating a graduate salary

    These five useful tips will make you the negotiation master when it comes to getting the best graduate salary - not to mention better off in the long run.

  8. 5 tips for keeping up social media to help you land a job

    Gergana Tacheva gives five tips for anyone with social media accounts to use as a way of landing work.

  9. Book Review: Logotype by Michael Evamy

    We take a look at Michael Evamy's recent book on logotypes, monograms, and text-based marks.

  10. Self-branding - the most important brand

    Applying for jobs can be a frustrating process. But before you begin, there’s one thing that can set you apart from other candidates - your own brand.

  11. Work Experience at Sky

    Megan Rhodes shares a glimpse into the life at Sky from a recent work placement in the marketing department.

  12. The evolution of creativity

    Dipika Rangasami explores the meaning behind being creative and how the term previously reserved for specialist creators is todays hottest word in every industry.

  13. Charlie Farrer, Client Solutions Manager, Somo

    We met up with Charlie Farrer at Somo to talk about his journey into the mobile marketing industry and what it means to work at Somo.

  14. We’ve all been there

    Beatrice Withers Green explains why it's okay to not know what career you will have after graduating from university.

  15. We live in difficult times

    Tony Cullingham explains that in these competitive times if you want to land a job in creative advertising, you and your portfolio need to shine through.

  16. Where to find ideas

    Ricky Richards talks about coming up with ideas in this age of distraction and gives you the clues to finding those unique ideas.

  17. The career path that has no path

    Creative Director, Jeremy Garner, explores the exciting opportunity surrounding careers in the ever changing creative industries.

  18. Google ReMind

    The rate of people being diagnosed with alzheimer’s is growing rapidly, with now 1 in 3 seniors dying of this incurable disease. Students from Miami Ad School has an idea to raise awareness.