2016.08.08_The Art of Talent

The Talent ‘Game’ – Five Lessons in Creative Recruitment

Recently we embarked on the journey of finding for a new Senior Designer for our team. For most of my career I have worked within teams of under 20 people and the recruitment process has consistency filled me with dread. From my experience, it is never a seamless process no matter what scale of business your are in or how sophisticated the HR framework is.

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Fiona Currie - Professional Shots - Out-takes

Professional Head Shots

Professional head-shots seem to be a dreaded necessity for anyone serious about their LinkedIn profile; but so often people ignore this golden rule and use a photo from their birthday/wedding/holiday or even a good old selfie.  We appreciate a decent selfie as much as the next person but they have their place, and professional representation is not it.

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2016.06.17_BCblog_Hiring Senior Designer

We’re Hiring a Senior Packaging and ID Designer!

Small, dynamic Collingwood design studio with a broad range of blue-chip clients seeks a talented packaging and identity designer to join our studio.

We are…
down-to-earth, hardworking and tenacious. We specialise in identity and packaging for high profile FMCG clients. As a small studio we have a strong hands-on approach focused on collaboration, craftsmanship, open mindedness and strategic thinking.

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2016.05.09_BCblog_Agda Mentors

AGDA Victoria Mentorship Program 2016

Our Director Amber Bonney is an AGDA VIC Councillor and we are super pumped for the 2016 Mentorship Program.  The call for applicants is out, and we will be sharing the profiles of some of the mentors involved over coming weeks.

Being half of a mentoring pair is incredibly valuable for both parties. It is not often you get the opportunity to one-on-one pick the brain of someone who has found success in your chosen field; but that is what AGDA are offering. Their program takes care to match mentors and mentee’s based on what they each want from the experience so those lucky enough to be part of it will have the schedule and content catered to their own objectives.
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