You don’t necessarily need an arts background to work in the creative industries. The owner of Sherwen Studios, Matt Sherwen, explains how. Continue reading
Tag Archives: Creative careers
What are the ‘Creative Industries’ and do I have to be creative to work in them?
University of Warwick academics Jo Garde-Hansen, Chris Bilton and Heidi Ashton share their perspective on how to succeed in the creative sector Continue reading
Interning to build a creative career
The creative sector is a rapidly growing, dynamic and exciting industry to work in which currently adds £84 billion to the UK economy (1). It is also notoriously difficult to enter and highly competitive at graduate level. The value and importance of an internship in this industry to build a reputation and network with industry … Continue reading
Publishing is no longer an industry, it’s a function!
John Bond, Warwick Graduate, co-founder of whitefox and former MD at HarperCollins visited Warwick earlier this year to talk with students attending a LitBiz event. The title of this blog is shamelessly taken from Mike Shatzkin via John as it offers a new way of looking at a career area which remains incredibly popular, particularly with arts students. Continue reading