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.
David Adamson, a planner at Fallon, discusses what makes people suited for the strategic side of advertising.
Passionate about advertising? These great quotes from the world of advertising will interest you.
Miami Ad School students came up with this novel way to utilise obsolete pennies and help fund music classes at the same time.
Alexander Bürgin's great design CV, portfolio and personal branding.
5. From around the web
The recent US ads for Dollar Shave Club are brilliant. Very funny.
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?'
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.
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.