The Evolving Industry

To comment on the future of creative industries is a difficult task. Creative industries change and evolve with the times and, in large part, with technology. With that being said, professions in creative industries jobs look different within a year never mind in five years. Even with the rapidly changing industry there are some key […]

Creativity: Endless and Impossible

We live in a time where jobs in the creative world are basically endless, while – at times – almost impossible to find. With endless access to literally anything you need at our fingertips, people have been given an outlet to create and share on a level that keeps expanding. On top of the familiar […]

Creatively Unemployed

  When deciding which college I would attend I was confronted with two choices; either attending an institution focused exclusively on the arts and the technical skills that accompany it, or a liberal arts institution where my education would be less focused but ultimately more diverse in nature. When most people learned that I chose […]

Creating Yourself

The creative industries world is one of the fastest paced industries when it comes to change. Aspiring new creators need to be even more adaptable to not only the demand, but the other creators trying to find a niche in order to appear the most in the wide supply. Going into a creative industry implies […]

Creativity in You and Skills to Success

Creativity is a skill that from experience often felt overlooked in terms of my own experiences with applying for jobs, before I switched into the creative field. Before discovering my passion for Film and Media, I was studying medicine. Rather, employers of internships I would attempt to pursue would look at hard evidence that I […]

How to: Succeed in the Creative Industries

When I’m asked what I study, I often find myself confidently responding but then quickly following up with a justifying remark. It goes something like this, “I study film and Spanish… but the Spanish is more because I was good at it going into school and I want to enter into more of the commercial […]

The Multiplicities of a Future in Creative Work

When my dad spoke on working in a creative industry to me, he always said: “You have to be two of three things: Genius, good with people, or hardworking.” His reasoning was that if you were going into a creative industry like his, music, to get and keep jobs you could be a jerk and […]