Here is FutureRising's best stuff from the past week. We've put together this handy round-up so you don't miss out on our most popular content as well as giving you something to share.
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After recently landing a job at media agency the7Stars, Simen shares his experiences studying advertising at Solent University and landing his job.
Looking for a job where you can learn lots and truly flourish? Attia Husseini discusses why you should be looking for startups.
Wieden + Kennedy creative team Philippa and Artur talk about how to handle all the advice you get.
5. From around the web
Toronto based copywriter Suzanne Pope runs a blog to provide advice and instruction to young people in advertising. Here you'll find some nice quotes and the occasional tip. But what we love most about Ad Teachings is that Suzanne posts a constant stream of advertising and other creative work from around the world and, in no more than a few sentences, explains what's great or not so great about it.
Donut trickery lands guy 10 job interviews
Lukas Yla set out to bag his dream tech job a little differently to how most of us would do it by sending tech giants a box of donuts.
Five quick job application tips to remember
Abed Lame, a sixth form college student at St. Charles, writes about his five top tips for students looking to get on the job ladder or looking to apply for apprenticeships.
When I’m A Dad
Tom Anders, an ex advertising student from the University of Lincoln won himself a D&AD Black Pencil in 2015, thanks to his heart warming entry 'When I'm A Dad'.
5 tips to help you cope with finding a placement
Matt Adams, an advertising student at Bournemouth University, shares his top tips for people looking for work placements.
We Wish you a Merry Critmas
#MerryCritmas: Save A Turkey, Roast a Creative. This Christmas professionals in the advertising industry are giving the gift of a portfolio crit to all those in needs.
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?'