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Creative industries

Is UK Television facing a crisis in skills and training?

Posted on 7 August 2019 by James Davies

In our latest post, James Davies outlines the challenges of Labour Entry and Skill Formation facing the UK Television industry. The post is based on his prizewinning presentation delivered at the inaugural Welsh Postgraduate Research Conference in June 2019. Change is the only constant Television production in the UK can be broadly divided into two
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Marketing

Starting a career in PR and marketing

Posted on 2 August 2019 by Fleur Stamford

In our latest post, Cardiff University alumna Fleur Stamford shares her top tips for students looking to pursue a career in PR and marketing. Careers in PR have been attracting ambitious graduates for decades. There’s a lot of competition to enter the industry at the moment, to the point where specialist PR firms are attracting
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Fundraising

CARTEN 100 on a nextbike

Posted on 31 July 2019 by Jonathan Rees

In our latest post, we caught up with PhD student Ieuan Davies who rode a nextbike more than 100 miles to Tenby to raise money for the homeless charity, Llamau as part of CARTEN 100 on 1 June 2019. JR: So Ieuan, congratulations on an amazing achievement. Quite some feat, what you’ve done. Tell me,
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Employment relations

Creative freelancing: no funny business

Posted on 16 July 2019 by Lorna Prichard

In our latest post, Lorna Prichard, comedian and former journalist, talks about the risks and rewards of creative freelancing following a recent event hosted by Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education Team and Creative Cardiff at Glee, Cardiff. Recently I had the great pleasure of being asked to do a set at Glee Cardiff for the
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