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Looking for some creative career inspiration? From useful tools to reassuring guidance, our articles are packed full of insights into the working world.

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Decoded: Is the healthcare industry the next big realm for creatives?
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Don’t miss: Creative junior roles, mentoring and a music-based grant of up to £2,500

Including opportunities from Land of Plenty, Youth Music and Sunhouse Creative
Creative Lives
Photographer Mathushaa Sagthidas on documenting the intricacies of South Asian identity
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Ten regular creative networking events across the UK

Everything from IRL meetups to Zoom coffee mornings
Creative Lives
Director Owain Astles talks fostering community through filmmaking
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Don’t miss: Nine creative internships and training programmes to apply to right now

Including opportunities from Bond & Coyne, Prophet and HarperCollins Publishing
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Square Hole podcast’s co-creators on how neurodivergent creatives can thrive in the industry

Advice and tips from seasoned veterans of access within the creative industry
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Seven creative trade unions you can join in the UK

Representation for every creative, from actors to videographers
Creative Lives
Junior game designer Jade Smith talks level design and bug fixing
Creative Lives
3D jewellery designer Cara Lowe on battling software woes and hustle culture
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The best events and platforms for networking in the film industry

We share a few top tips along with platforms to grow your own network
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Brilliant sources of inspiration for emerging filmmakers

Including podcasts, shorts and events to help spark new ideas
Recommended Reading

Whether it’s a guide to pitching for work or timeless advice on the creative process, here you’ll find a selection of articles you can't afford to miss.

Pep Talk
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Watch John Muleba’s Pep Talk on answering briefs and coming up with creative ideas
First Hand

Job hunting while autistic: “We have to pretty much hide our traits”

Lyla Johnston reflects on her journey as an autistic creative in industry
Guide
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A guide to making, sending and chasing up invoices
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16 newsletters and mailing lists for creative entry-level jobs

Stop searching, start signing up! Your next job might be just an email away
Advice

How personal projects can help you attract new work

We Are Social’s Paul Rider shares five tips to help you get started
Guide
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About to go freelance? Our fail-safe checklist will help you get started