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December 2019

What Makes You Special? Your USP, Your Pitch

20 December, 2019, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Woman watching a video by Clara Finnigan on a laptop

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Careers Advice 1-to-1s (CSM)

20 December, 2019, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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February 2020

Embracing Sustainability to Kick-start your Fashion Career

3 February, 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Room G05, 272 High Holborn
London, WC1V 7EY
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Free
Model at a fashion shoot

Sustainability can often feel like a passing trend in the industry. It can also be incredibly frustrating when you enter an industry full of passion and energy to disrupt it, only to find you feel like you have to compromise your morals to pay the bills. This panel discussion will be compiled of several professionals from different jobs in the fashion industry who specialise in sustainability and feel it has moved their career in a positive direction. It will explore…

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Setting up a Studio and Selling as a Maker

3 February, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
notjustashop, London College of Fashion, 272 High Holborn
London, WC1V 7EY
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Free
person working with ceramics

Having a studio and work-space is often an essential step for many maker businesses. You may need large or messy specialist equipment, space to do batch production, and a dedicated place with a community of creatives to develop your business. And once you’ve got the produce you need to know where best to sell it to reach your market. Come to this session to hear real life experiences about how you can do this and options for selling your work,…

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First Steps as a Creative Graduate

3 February, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
notjustashop, London College of Fashion, 272 High Holborn
London, WC1V 7EY
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Free
Woman with a textile art installation

Whether you are graduating this summer and are looking to identify your next steps; a student hoping to plan for the future or an alumni looking for direction - this workshop is for anyone interested in identifying and monetising creative skills to support their professional development. In this workshop you will: Identify skills you already have that can help you earn an income Learn practical steps to start a low maintenance ‘side-hustle’ Get practical tips on launching a product or…

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Applying for the LCC Summer School Bursary

4 February, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Room T1104, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
Woman walking down corridor

Every year the LCC Summer School bursary enables students from the College to apply to study at partner arts institutions around the world. Last year LCC students went to destinations including: Portugal, Italy, Spain, Finland, America and Japan as part of the scheme. This event will tell you more about the LCC Summer School bursary; you'll hear from students who took part last year, learn about the requirements and be given advice on the application process.   This event is…

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Post Study Visa Options for International Students

4 February, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Lecture Theatre A, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
An abstract textiles piece with coloured squares

International student or recent graduate? This event will explain the work options available to you when you graduate (from a BA/BSc or postgraduate degree), including information about the Start-Up Visa scheme. The session will be run by one of UAL’s student advisers, who have immigration training to give you the information you need for working in the UK after your studies.   Event Partner: Student Advice Service Daisy Cook, BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design. Photo: Alys Tomlinson

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Free Professional Head shots (LCC)

4 February, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Room T1103, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Student getting her professional photograph taken

If you’re looking to establish a professional network online or gain press coverage for your business, having a good quality headshot photo is key. Headshot photos can be expensive but, luckily for you, we’ve drafted a professional photographer to help! They’ll be taking headshot photos of UAL students and alumni throughout the week – for free. *No need to book* If you’d like him to take your photo, simply turn up on the day and put your name down. Slots…

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CV Checks 1-to-1 Sessions (LCC)

4 February, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Place, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Student having a one-to-one feedback session

Feel like you’re sending out lots of CVs but not getting many interviews? Then let us help. Come to a 15-minute, one-to-one session and have your CV reviewed by our experts. Find out what you should be including and what you should take out. They’ll also advise about formatting to get your CV looking its best, as well as tips on getting a better response rate. *No need to book* Appointments will work on a first come first serve basis,…

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Business Advice 1-to-1s (LCC)

4 February, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Place, London College of Communication SE1 6SB

Whether you’re in the very early stages or have already started a business, come and discuss your ideas with our expert advisors. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from their wealth of experience and knowledge and receive advice on how to make your plan a reality. Be sure to bring along a business plan, or even just a draft idea, to discuss in an intensive 30-minute one-to-one session. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first…

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Careers Advice 1-to-1s (LCC)

4 February, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Place, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map

Not sure what to do next? Or maybe you have an idea, but you’re not sure how to get there? These focused 30-minute career advice sessions will help you explore your options and develop a plan to get you on the right path. Whether you are considering routes to employment, self-employment or further education, come along to discuss your options and what is best for you. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first served on the…

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What I Wish I’d known When I Graduated

4 February, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lecture Theatre A, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
Exhibition of work at LCC

Want to know what the experts wish they’d known as you prepare for your career in the creative industries? D&AD New Blood exists to help the next generation of creative talent. We've worked with thousands of students over the past 40 years across a whole host of programmes. This session will bring together some former D&AD New Blood Awards winners (our rising star awards programme) and Academy attendees who have graduated from UAL and now work in the advertising and…

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Two women watching a film with headphones

Power Women: Podcast To Propel Your Career

4 February, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lecture Theatre B, London College of Communication
London, SE1 6SB
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Come along to this interactive panel discussion (with some audience participation) to hear from 3 creative women who have used podcasts to drive their careers forward and empower others along the way. The panel will share their inspiring journeys including how they got started and the reality of what it takes to make a podcast happen. If you're a UAL student with your own podcast idea you can stay on for an optional workshop after the event to help you…

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The Power of Perseverance

4 February, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room T1104, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
Two women working on computers

​ Success often comes from pursuing your passion, hard work, and most importantly not giving up. Perseverance is more powerful than talent, privilege and luck. Digital Marketing expert, Jonathan Brown will tell his story of perseverance - of the successes and failures in his personal and professional life from a struggling undergraduate to an accomplished professional. Through his talk ‘The Power of Perseverance’ he hopes to inspire the next generation to think outside the box to do and achieve more.…

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Design Thinking: How Creatives Can Add Value in the Business World

4 February, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lecture Theatre A, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
A student working on a laptop

Are you looking for ideas for your career as a creative? Do you want to make a real impact with your work? Business needs creativity! Den Creative will talk you through how design thinking is used in business to try and solve problems and how analysts and consultants work together with creatives to do this - keeping consumers and end users at the centre of solutions. Members of their creative team will talk about their backgrounds, showing you some of…

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Doors Open: How to Start a Career in the Music Industry

4 February, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Room T803, London College of Communication
London, SE1 6SB United Kingdom
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We all know that the music industry can seem like an impenetrable fortress for those who are starting their careers. This panel aims to demystify the industry with several well-established professionals sharing their unique journeys in music, covering a variety of topics such as: careers you didn't know existed, mentorship, the influence of technology and social media, DIY initiatives and more. Created by Resident Advisor, Doors Open is a platform for people to connect with companies and projects they believe…

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Make Things Happen: Getting Creative Projects Off the Ground Against the Odds

4 February, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Lecture Theatre A, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
Free
Two people in a studio making sculptures

3 UAL graduates share what they've learned pursuing their creative projects and businesses after graduation. Hear how proactivity, enterprise and agility has helped them achieve their goals. Their stories will cover everything from: exhibiting, funding, being the underdog to winning awards, collaborating and persevering. Be inspired about what you can do despite what you might have been told.   Speakers: Artist and Mead Fellow, Helen Cawley will talk about winning awards, and collaborating as an artist and working on international projects. Fashion…

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Women+ In Leadership: How to Network

4 February, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lecture Theatre B, London College of Communication
London, SE1 6SB
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Free
Illustration of women networking

This interactive workshop that will delve deep into what networking is, why we do it and the art of how to do it your way!   Come along to learn simple techniques on how to present yourself with confidence from elevator pitches to body language and how to make the most of any given networking opportunity. You will also build awareness of cultural and gender differences in networking and how to navigate this. Join us for a drinks reception afterwards…

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DIY: Using the Internet as a Platform for Artists

4 February, 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Lecture Theatre C, London College of Communication, Elephant and Castle
London, SE1 6SB
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Free
Man in a studio painting

Many artists now use digital spaces and tools to create works and online exhibitions. This panel debate will reflect on the role of internet as a space for creative production and exhibition. Can the internet or social media still be used as a space for creativity in a manner that is both democratic and cost-effective? What are the pitfalls? And how do you best make work that gets seen there? Speakers: Eden Clark, Co-founder of Feminist Internet Iain Ball, Artist…

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Change for Good: Social Enterprises from UAL Graduates

4 February, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lecture Theatre A, London College of Communication SE1 6SB + Google Map
People painting at Intoart Studio, Peckham Levels

​ ​ Business, profit, entrepreneur, sales...sometimes these seem like negative words that don't have much to do with creativity. But there is a way that you can be creative, run a business AND do good. Come to this event, which is being run and sponsored by the UAL Alumni Enterprising Association, and hear from some incredible creative businesses who are selling and having a positive social impact. Find out what it takes to run a social enterprise, what you need…

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* CANCELLED* Career Opportunities for Chinese Creatives and the Chinese Market

4 February, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lecture Theatre B, London College of Communication
London, SE1 6SB
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Free
A camera on a pile of books

Chinese-language content - such as lifestyle, fashion, beauty or storytelling documentaries - is on the rise, with 1 in 6 people in the world being Chinese. Such content can be developed not only in greater China, but by people all over the world, posing a significant opportunity for creative graduates. Led by advertising and branded content agency M&L, this session will tell you about: The skills you need to forge a career path in this growing and dynamic market. Unique…

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Creative Opportunities Job Fair

5 February, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Crossing, Central Saint Martin's, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
Students at a stand at a careers fair.

Meet creative employers, brands and services at our new careers and job fair! Find out about current and future job opportunities and services that support working in the creative industries.   On the Day Turn up any time between 12 and 4pm with copies of your CV, a friendly and confident manner and a positive attitude! Take a walk around the fair and talk to the employers and other companies to find what jobs and services they have available and…

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Free Professional Head shots (CSM)

5 February, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Room B005, Central Saint Martin's, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Student getting her professional photograph taken

If you’re looking to establish a professional network online or gain press coverage for your business, having a good quality headshot photo is key. Headshot photos can be expensive but, luckily for you, we’ve drafted a professional photographer to help! They’ll be taking headshot photos of UAL students and alumni throughout the week – for free. *No need to book* If you’d like him to take your photo, simply turn up on the day and put your name down. Slots…

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Careers Advice 1-to-1s (CSM)

5 February, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Street, Central Saint Martins, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Two people chatting with a laptop

Not sure what to do next? Or maybe you have an idea, but you’re not sure how to get there? These focused 30-minute career advice sessions will help you explore your options and develop a plan to get you on the right path. Whether you are considering routes to employment, self-employment or further education, come along to discuss your options and what is best for you. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first served on the…

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Business Advice 1-to-1s (CSM)

5 February, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Street, Central Saint Martins, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Student having a one-to-one feedback session

Whether you’re in the very early stages or have already started a business, come and discuss your ideas with our expert advisors. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from their wealth of experience and knowledge and receive advice on how to make your plan a reality. Be sure to bring along a business plan, or even just a draft idea, to discuss in an intensive 30-minute one-to-one session. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first…

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Graduate Support 1-to-1s (CSM)

5 February, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exclusively for UAL graduates these 30 minute face to face appointments can help with any career queries you might have relating to job search strategies, interview preparation, reviewing CVs and identifying a career path.   *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first served on the day, so arrive early and put your name down for a slot to avoid disappointment. Photo by: Alys Tomlinson

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Expert Industry Advice 1-to-1 Sessions

5 February, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Street, Central Saint Martins, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Two women discussing drawings

Want to get advice from people working in the industry? Come along to meet experienced creative professionals who can provide advice about working in that sector and how to get your foot in the door.  They will also have specialist areas of expertise so check out their profiles for more information on the speakers page. Expert Industry Advisors 12-2.30pm Kevin Hardling, Merchandising Manager, Victoria Beckham Limited Matthew Batchelor, Director, MB Communications 2.30-5pm Daniel Dunt, Gallery Director, Curator, Writer & Editor,…

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Build Your Personal Brand Online

5 February, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E002, Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Building, Granary Square
London, N1C 4AA
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Free

Whether you are a job seeker, creative professional or about to start on your career journey, it is important to start building a brand online to help communicate your skills, values and interests and reach and connect with potential employers, clients and collaborators. Discover ways to think about personal branding, which platforms are available, and tools & tips to monitor and grow your following.   Event Partner: Google Digital Garage Photo by Damian Griffiths

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CV Checks 1-to-1 Sessions (CSM)

5 February, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Street, Central Saint Martins, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Student having a one-to-one feedback session

Feel like you’re sending out lots of CVs but not getting many interviews? Then let us help. Come to a 15-minute, one-to-one session and have your CV reviewed by our experts. Find out what you should be including and what you should take out. They’ll also advise about formatting to get your CV looking its best, as well as tips on getting a better response rate. *No need to book* Appointments will work on a first come first serve basis,…

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Managing Your IP in an Instagram Age

5 February, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E003, Central Saint Martin's, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
UAL student Jing Qi's artwork featuring instagram posts, a phone and messages.

For creative people, social media is a platform for positive engagement, getting your voice heard and your name known. However, it can equally be daunting to navigate what to share, how and when to share it, and when to seek permission to use other peoples' works. Join us for a participatory session exploring the opportunities and challenges of protecting and respecting your work in a digital space. Event Partner: Careers & Employability Copyright Ana Carolina Baquero. Artwork by Jing Qi.

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Finding Work in the Art World

5 February, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E002, Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Building, Granary Square
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
Woman painting a picture of a child in a studio

This panel discussion - hosted by Artquest with invited guest speakers from the art world - will offer insight and practical advice for finding work in this sector. Panellists will discuss the wide variety of roles available and strategies for sustaining yourself after graduating. They’ll discuss Artquest’s AWP Internships programme; offering students an understanding and awareness of the opportunities open to them. Event partner: Artquest Photo by Alys Tomlinson

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What Makes You Special? Your USP, Your Pitch

5 February, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E003, Central Saint Martin's, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
Woman watching a video by Clara Finnigan on a laptop

What makes you or your business special? Learn how to identify your unique selling points and build your personal pitch from scratch in this active workshop. You will practise the essential elements that you need to include in any pitch or conversations with people you need to impress. Come ready to talk and you'll leave pitch ready!   Speaker: Mark Elliott, Mark Elliott Coaching Photo by Alys Tomlinson

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Turn your Creativity into Sellable Products

5 February, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
notjustashop, London College of Fashion, 272 High Holborn
London, WC1V 7EY
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Free
Arrangement of products from not just a shop

If you want to make money from your creativity, starting a product based business or side hustle is a great option to utilise your skills and talent. But how do you turn your designs, artworks or ideas into products? Do you produce them yourself or get them manufactured? At this session hear from successful not just a shop sellers about how they got their ideas on to the shelves, how the production process affects business and what you need to…

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Career Confidence and Resilience

5 February, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E002, Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Building, Granary Square
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
A member of staff delivering a talk

In an increasingly competitive creative market, the ability to be confident and resilient, and to overcome and bounce back from rejection, is more important than ever. Students will learn through real life professional experience how to pitch themselves and their brand, and acquire resilience and confidence in the face of potential setbacks.   Speakers: Genevieve Muwana, Personal Branding and Mindset Coach and Sandra Fearon, Associate Lecture Photo by Lei Zhang

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Digital artwork on a wall

Do Your Own Thing: Creative Rebels Live Podcast

5 February, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E003, Central Saint Martin's, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square,
London, N1C 4AA
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Creative Rebels is a chart topping podcast with inspiring interviews with creative people who have rebelled against the 9-5, which offers advice on how you can too. Hosted by David Speed and Adam Brazier, they’ll be recording a live podcast with a well-known creative as part of Creative Futures. The interview will focus on the challenges that students face when they graduate, from finding a position within a company to starting their own business. The podcast will conclude with a Q&A to…

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Promote Yourself: Communication and Finding Your Professional Voice

5 February, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
LVMH Lecture Theatre E002, Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Building, Granary Square
London, N1C 4AA
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Free
Three women sat in a studio surrounded by artwork

What is communication? What do we mean by voice? Why is your voice important? This highly interactive and engaging workshop challenges you to consider all aspects of communication, look at your voice from the eyes of others, and develop your skills in real time role-play. You will leave the workshop with an action plan that you can apply to improve your communication skills to promote yourself in interviews and socially.   Speakers: Tina Lilienthal & Jo Beardsworth, Co-Founders, Human Skills…

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The Circuit – Creative Entrepreneurs

5 February, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Second Home Clerkenwell, 45-47 Clerkenwell Green
London, EC1R 0EB

Imagine a space where a film maker learns to vogue, a coder collides with a pattern cutter, a fashion buyer meets a futurist. Exciting things happen when creative people meet. After a mini break over the festive period, Creative Entrepreneurs are excited that their monthly social, The Circuit, will return in February 2020. A place for creative people to shake off their silos and deep dive into the ever-refreshing pool of London-based creativity and innovation, this is a great way to kickstart your…

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Free Professional Head shots (CCW)

6 February, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Student getting her professional photograph taken

, If you’re looking to establish a professional network online or gain press coverage for your business, having a good quality headshot photo is key. Headshot photos can be expensive but, luckily for you, we’ve drafted a professional photographer to help! They’ll be taking headshot photos of UAL students and alumni throughout the week – for free. *No need to book* If you’d like him to take your photo, simply turn up on the day and put your name down.…

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Careers Advice 1-to-1s (CCW)

6 February, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Two people chatting with a laptop

Not sure what to do next? Or maybe you have an idea, but you’re not sure how to get there? These focused 30-minute career advice sessions will help you explore your options and develop a plan to get you on the right path. Whether you are considering routes to employment, self-employment or further education, come along to discuss your options and what is best for you. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first served on the…

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CV Checks 1-to-1 Sessions (CCW)

6 February, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Student having a one-to-one feedback session

Feel like you’re sending out lots of CVs but not getting many interviews? Then let us help. Come to a 15-minute, one-to-one session and have your CV reviewed by our experts. Find out what you should be including and what you should take out. They’ll also advise about formatting to get your CV looking its best, as well as tips on getting a better response rate. *No need to book* Appointments will work on a first come first serve basis,…

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What’s Holding You Back? How Self-Perception Affects Your Potential

6 February, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
A woman looking at artwork on a wall

  Do you think your self-perception affects how you work towards your career? When pricing your work, do you address your self-confidence? When you describe to people what you do and dream of becoming, do you reflect on your self-belief? When sharing your work online, do you acknowledge your self-worth?   This talk will discuss positive and negative examples of self-perception and how they can affect your business and career. How to become more aware of our self-perception infiltrating our…

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Business Advice 1-to-1s (CCW)

6 February, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU

Whether you’re in the very early stages or have already started a business, come and discuss your ideas with our expert advisors. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from their wealth of experience and knowledge and receive advice on how to make your plan a reality. Be sure to bring along a business plan, or even just a draft idea, to discuss in an intensive 30-minute one-to-one session. *No need to book* Sessions will be offered first come first…

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Achieve Your Goals Using an Industry Mentor

6 February, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
Two people discussing books

Mentors are a great way to get an insight into your chosen industry and get support and advice from someone who has already been there. This talk will give you an introduction to mentoring; what it is and the benefits, how to find an industry mentor independently outside of an established programme, and how to set up the mentoring partnership. You’ll also do a goal setting exercise, using templates which you can continue to work on after the event. Photo…

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Finding a Career That You Love

6 February, 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
Woman putting makeup on a model

Graduate looking to take hold of your career? This workshop will help you to consider work options for now and in the future. It will provide an opportunity to take a step back, understand your career motivations and plan your journey within and beyond the creative industries. During the session you'll be guided through a series of exercises designed to help you to identify your strengths and career interests. The workshop will cover 3 main areas: understanding where you are now; identifying…

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An Artist’s Guide to Copyright

6 February, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wilson Road Lecture Theatre, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
A student making jewellery in a workshop

Navigating copyright laws and interpreting contracts can be confusing so it’s important to know your rights and how to protect your work. In this workshop, DACS will demystify copyright and contracts so you can make the best decisions for you and your career. DACS will explain how to protect your rights, how to earn from licensing and other royalty schemes, and what contractual clauses really mean. You'll come away with new skills and tools that will help your career. DACS…

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How Art Fairs Can Help Your Career

6 February, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wilson Road Lecture Theatre, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
Window of the Lethaby Gallery at CSM

Recently the art world has seen an explosion of art fairs – so many so that some say this is a crisis in the art world, inverting the traditional gallery system and compromising the carefully balanced relationships of artists, gallerists and collectors. However, this eruption of activity in this type of temporary art event across the globe presents thrilling possibilities. Throw the power of the internet and social media into the ring, and the arena for artists to make their…

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Pitch It: How to Pitch and Win Awards and Live Pitch

6 February, 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Playground, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
Student pitching her business idea

Find out how award-winners pitch and get top-tips on applying for funding and support at UAL from UAL’s Enterprise Practitioner. And after getting all the tips you need…. you can pitch your idea for a business or social enterprise to a panel of experts, and get direct feedback and be in with the chance to win £100! (Or come along to watch in the audience and cheer on those pitching!) If you think you might like to pitch apply here.…

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Digital Self-Promotion, Influence and Story Telling

6 February, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wilson Road Lecture Theatre, Camberwell College of Arts, 1 Wilson Rd, SE5 8LU + Google Map
Free
Man working on a laptop

In this digital age, the internet is a place for business, self-promotion and telling your story to the world. 3 digital experts will explain how you can use the internet to start and boost your career: Emma Jane Palin, blogger and freelancer writer - will talk about the ways in which you can promote and sell yourself online, as well as creative ways to pitch to perspective employers that will make you stand out. Gavin Freeborn, photographer, blogger, marketer and…

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Fashion Careers of the Future

7 February, 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Room 303, High Holborn
London, WC1V 7EY
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Free
Student posing for a photo

As you step out to embark on a career in fashion, you may find yourself drawn to the traditional pathways of a designer, stylist, buyer or editor. However, the industry is an exciting yet ever evolving landscape of opportunity and these 'traditional' pathways have transformed and are no longer about focussing on a single specialism. Instead you are encouraged and expected to develop a diverse set of transferable skills. With the growth of social media, leaps in tech innovation and…

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