Foot In The Door: Open Doors presents YOU

Last week we hosted the last of three Open Doors events. YOU explored all things mental health, wellbeing, self-confidence and work-life-balance related. Blogs on the other two events in this series can be found here: Networks, Paper & Presence. Our panel members for YOU: Danni Ebanks-Ingram - Danni is a Birmingham...

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Creative employers Speak: Black Country Touring Company

Creative Companies Need Administrators Too Yes, we’re specialists for creative, digital and marketing apprenticeships but creative & cultural businesses also need great administrators.  We also provide Business Administrator Apprentices. One such company is Black Country Touring. They have used the apprenticeship programme to help grow their business.  Black Country Touring...

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Why does work based learning for digital apprentices ….. erm work!

On the job learning & Digital Apprentices – yep, it works … Well I suppose you would expect me to say that. After all, one of the first things we show an employer of a digital apprentice is the training plan for the apprentice’s work based learning. So, what do...

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Foot in The Door: Open Doors presents Networks

Last week we hosted the second of three Open Doors events - Networks – which explored the importance of networks, the art of building meaningful relationships and how to use your networks effectively. Our panel members for NETWORKS: Tru Powell, Entrepreneur & Events Specialist Dean Melbourne, Professional Artist Adam Caver,...

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Communications Coordinator Job Advert

Looking for a paid job in communications as part of a career in the creative industries? Working with our talented team, young people and our contacts throughout the creative and cultural sectors the Communications Coordinator will deliver Creative Alliance’s Communications Plan. Full-time and 12-month fixed term contract. £20k per annum...

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Developing Talent in the Digital Media Industry

A breakfast conversation Wednesday 28th February 8.00 – 10.00 I-Centrum Holt Street, Birmingham B7 4BP  See the Booking Link here DMB.digital & Creative Alliance invite you to a breakfast meeting to hear about talent development in the digital media sector with speakers from the BBC, Birmingham City University and other...

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Networking: like it or loathe it you gotta do it!

A guide to what to do when networking You go to a networking event and the first thing you do is head over the drinks station, grab and drink and occupy that corner of the room twiddling your thumbs hoping nobody comes overs and speaks to you. Better yet, you...

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Foot In The Door: Open Doors: Paper & Presence

Last week we hosted the first of three Open Doors events - Paper and Presence – which explored how to best present yourself on paper, in person and online. The Session began with an introduction by Noel Dunne, Company Director at Creative Alliance followed by each of our industry experts...

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Foot in the Door presents: Networks

Networks is an event about how you can expand your network to help your creative career. Book Here Networks: they are the nervous system of the creative industries. Understanding how they work and how they can work for you is crucial to getting in and getting on in this sector....

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Why Do Employers take on Digital and Creative Apprentices

Employers speak to us about what effect an apprentice has had on their business. We always go on about how digital and creative apprentices benefit businesses and how they can help grow a business. And as a training provider we see this evidence everyday with the employers that we work...

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