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Six tips to getting a job in the creative industry

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10:45 AM | 21 September 2015
by Dave Allen
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Dave Allen, founder of BrandPie, gives us the inside scoop of what to do and what to avoid when it comes to approaching prospective employers.

I love interviewing and talking to smart creative young people. One of the most enjoyable aspects of what I do is being able to offer someone their first job, to help them to grow and develop and set them on their career.

Over the last 30 years I have personally interviewed many thousands of people. Every interview is different but as you do more of them you start to realise what works and what doesn't, the approaches that people take that you like – and those that put you off.

So here are my 6 things you should think about if you want to take the first step into the creative industry.

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