Meet Caylin Smith. Now working for the British Library and Legal Deposit Libraries, Caylin’s pathway into her current job shows just how transferrable digital skillsets can be. And it’s fair to say that we’re a teeny bit jealous of the amazing experiences she’s had getting to where she is now! Over to you, Caylin.
At a She Does Digital networking event earlier this week, on my table, we began to talk about learning to code and how many amazing resources are out there. Since everybody isn’t lucky enough to necessarily have fantastic courses located near them, we began to discuss how else you could learn, using free resources online.
Who says that those teen years of mastering Photoshop were a waste of time? Not Heather Paxton — the next digital creative to take the reins of our #wheredidyoustart campaign. Read on to find out more about Heather, and how she’s taken her first steps into the digital industry, fresh out of uni.