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Designers take on agencies
Design-for-money is a platform where designers and clients can connect without an agency. How does it work? Clients send out a brief which individual designers are invited to answer. The designer who submits the most promising work is invited to work on the project.
Why it matters
The advertising landscape is changing quickly and dramatically with many challenges the need for traditional agencies. How will we see agencies react and adapt to ensure future survival?
‘The Shelter’ is a first of its kind community workspace that allows individuals from various creative disciplines to engage in a creatively nurturing environment. It’s a medium for forward-thinkers, creatives and intellectuals to connect and exchange ideas, converting those interactions into commercial services and products through subsidised work spaces.
www.careerealism.com is a career advice blog, and one of the top career advice tools on Twitter. Their tagline reads: “Because EVERY Job is Temporary.” In fact, the number of people in the U.S. who claimed to have job security fell 17.5 percentage points in 2009. This sums up a major shift in the way we view employment, and how we prepare for it. A transitory job market means people are on the job hunt more often, and for longer. It’s also affected higher education, with more and more students opting for an interdisciplinary track over a narrowly focused pre-professional program.