Young creatives, like you, are the future. Whether it’s visual arts, music, writing, film or performance, your skills are the ones that will enrich people’s lives and build a flourishing economy. With technology changing society at an ever-increasing rate, not only do you have the ability to adapt, but you can offer something technology cannot replicate — your imagination.
If you want to work in the creative sector, this blog will give you practical advice to help you succeed on your own terms as well as inspiration to fuel your passion. It’s an easy way to learn how to enhance your employability while staying motivated to pursue your dreams, even when things get tough.
Everyone has skills. We use them every day, whether they think of it that way or not. So why, when we come to apply for a job, do our minds go blank and we’re convinced we have nothing to offer?Read More
Where does great art come from? It’s a balance of two ingredients – hard work, and self-expression.Read More
You’re a creative person considering your future career. But when you think about it, you don’t have a clue what that career looks like, never mind how to get there.Read More
Unexpected things happen, but you can plan to make the most of them, and you can plan to put yourself in situations where new opportunities will arise.Read More
Are we thriving with good mental health, or are we just getting by? Fortunately, the benefits of arts for mental wellbeing are increasingly being recognised. If you’re an artist who wants to help people thrive, there are more and more opportunities available.Read More
More careers using art – if you just want to make people’s lives more fun, here’s a few ways you can contribute.Read More
So you enjoy art, but you also like solving problems, dealing with technical details, or getting a bit experimental. You have a head for numbers, spatial awareness, or you’re a bit of a computer geek. Maybe one of the following will appeal to you.Read More