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Portfolio tips for design graduates and seasoned professionals

Representing the Futureheads Creative & Design team, Gin and I attended D&AD’s New Blood Portfolio Surgery. This is a side event to D&AD where industry members meet with creative graduates to review their portfolios and give advice on how graduates can best present themselves and land their first dream role in the creative industry. Whether … Continue reading “Portfolio tips for design graduates and seasoned professionals”

Top tips on how to create a portfolio

I am frequently asked by candidates of all levels of experience how to craft the perfect portfolio – or at least one that will demonstrate their experience. I thought it’s about time to stop repeating myself and create a post that will help you showcase your work and process in the best way. Below, I … Continue reading “Top tips on how to create a portfolio”

UCD 2015: Digital Teams Need To Hire More UX & Design Graduates

At the recent UCD conference, I spoke with Lee Sankey @leesankey and Kirsten Lawton regarding the challenges and opportunities for hiring graduate UX and design talent in London. Experience shows that not enough graduates are being hired. Futureheads have met with over 230 clients in the last 2 years and less than 4% of resulting … Continue reading “UCD 2015: Digital Teams Need To Hire More UX & Design Graduates”