creative industry

Project Management: Lessons From Top Creative Agencies

Project Management Lessons From Top Creative AgenciesEffective project management is a skill creative start ups need to learn quickly if they are to stand any chance of surviving the first few months and years. Here founder of Thrive, Jerome Iveson, shares eight project management lessons he believes start ups can learn from the big agencies.

Startups exist in an ecosystem of uncertainty

Limited timescales, small budgets, lack of experience and high expectations all add up to an even higher chance of failure. Startups are born and grow in the same wing and a prayer environment that has forged many of the world’s top creative agencies.… Read more

It’s Silicon Beach Week!

silicon beach, creative industry eventsIt’s that time of year again where Bournemouth’s beach and strategic thinking come together to form beautiful ideas and relationships on digital innovation. Righting the wrongs of the 21st Century and being inspired is part of the game and yes, you’ve guessed it, it’s almost time for Silicon Beach 2015!

#SB2015: What To Look Out For At Silicon Beach

Starting this Thursday, and for two days only, Silicon Beach is the brainchild of creative and digital consultant Matt Desmier.… Read more

5 Mins With…Dave Birss, Head Of TV

head of TVAt last month’s Mini Cannes I caught up with Dave Birss again to ask him for 5 minutes of his time. Luckily for us, and you, he was happy to go on camera sharing insights into his career.

What Does Head Of TV Mean?

I was intrigued to find out what Dave would have done differently in his early career, if he could go back with the knowledge he has now. We also wanted to find out more about his role as Head of TV, what the most rewarding parts of his job are, and what the future holds for him.… Read more