Introducing Innovation Stories: A Creative Social Event

creative eventInnovation Stories is a unique event exploring innovation’s twists and turns. Back for a third year on Monday 6th July, this event sold out the first two years and with this year’s brilliant line up, it’s set to do the same.

Curated by Innovation Social – the support group for innovation folk – and in partnership with Creative Social – a collective of the world’s most pioneering creative directors and business owners - the session is set to be a massive dose of inspiration and creativity.… Read more

5 mins with…Creative Director Emma Sexton

creative directorLast week I posted an interview with Creative Director Emma Sexton of Make Your Words Work. In it she discussed presentation design and the demand for designers with appropriate skills. This time I am sharing another interview we did with Emma about how she got into the industry, and her role as Founder and Creative Director of her own agency.

Want To Run Your Own Creative Agency?

If you have your eyes set on the goal of running your own agency, watch the interview below.… Read more

Creative CV: Does Yours Reflect Creativity?

Creative CV Does Yours Reflect CreativityMost generic CV advice suggests that candidates design their CVs in a concise, clean format, steering clear of ‘arty’ designs that distract readers from the information it contains. While this sounds to me like good advice for anyone working in the corporate world, what about those of us in the creative industry?

Surely graphic designers, typographers, artworkers, and other creatives need to do more on their CV than use a standard Word CV template?

Over the years that I have been a creative recruitment consultant, I have seen my fair share of ‘creative’ CVs.… Read more