Empowering you to make a living doing what you love.
Expanding on our successful Starting Out programme from last Summer, this dynamic series of workshops, industry-led talks and 1-2-1 sessions will help you to prepare for your online graduate showcase and embark on your next steps during uncertain times.
The series will empower you to:
- use your creative strengths
- be proactive and enterprising
- positively navigate change
- communicate your abilities in a way that helps you to stand out from the crowd
Starting Out events are only available to UAL current students and alumni.
Starting Out: Get Career Ready
Tuesday 29 June - Thursday 29 July 2021
This 5-week online programme of talks, workshops, panels, opportunities, 1-to-1s and digital resources will empower graduating students to find work and start their professional journeys. Sessions will be delivered by industry, employers, UAL departments and Careers and Employability staff.
- Career kick-off advice from UAL Alumni of Colour Association
- Turn your passion into a creative business
- Remote working
- How to find success in sustainability in the creative industries
- Time management for creatives
- Crafting effective personal statements
- How to network like a pro (on and offline)
- How to start your career with Arts Temps
- How to turn your degree into a thriving freelance business
- Speed networking
Careers advice 1-2-1s
Book a 25-minute online 1-2-1 career advice session.
Time management for creatives
Book a place on this workshop to develop techniques and tools to better manage your time.
Join this speed networking session if you are interested in sharing your skills or collaborating with other UAL students and graduates.
How to turn your degree into a thriving freelance business
Join this practical session to turn the skills you learn in your degree into a successful money making freelance business.