digital

Bridging the gap between employers and students

akeisha brown • march 12

We met with Leeds City College a few weeks ago to talk about how we could help encourage more digital businesses to take on work experience students. Akeisha Brown from the colleges Business Engagement team talks about how digital businesses can get involved and how beneficial work experience is to students wanting to pursue careers in the industry.

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#Wheredidyoustart №8: Jessica Wade

she does digital • june 8

We caught up with social media executive Jessica Wade about the highs and lows of her journey into digital and advice she’d give to her younger self...

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#Wheredidyoustart №7: Emily Cressey

she does digital • may 11

The latest #wheredidyoustart profile comes from Emily Cressey, web designer at Mixd. Emily spoke to us about her journey through digital so far.

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#Wheredidyoustart №5: Hannah O’Sullivan

she does digital • march 23

We caught up with Hannah O’Sullivan, digital marketer and organiser of Glug Leeds, to chat about where her career started...

events

#GirlTechCR: Encouraging Young Women to get into Digital Design

rose mountague • february 17

On Tuesday 2nd February, Danielle and I attended the Ahead Partnership’s #GirlTechCR event at AQL. #GirlTechCR is an annual event put on by the Ahead Partnership to encourage year 8 and 9 girls into the digital sector.

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#Wheredidyoustart №4: Andrea Cullen and Lorna Armitage

she does digital • january 19

The first #Wheredidyoustart of 2017 comes from Andrea Cullen and Lorna Armitage, both lecturers in Computer Science at the University of Bradford.

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#Wheredidyoustart №3: Sarah Mullaney

she does digital • december 20

Today's #wheredidyoustart is from Sarah Mullaney. She's a Marketing Executive at Perform who are well known for their hugely successful football website Goal.com.