Is Your ‘Agency’ Actually a Freelancer or One-Man Band?

We explore the freelancer vs agency debate! Recently, whilst scrolling through a Facebook digital marketers group I belong to, I stumbled on a post that talked about “new agencies” emerging in the last three years; that anyone with an “ABN and a modicum of experience” were setting up shop and working as, and referring to…
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Kindness, Trust and Respect, the Anecdote to the Sunday Scaries

Early morning 6am and the news feeds are pinging with yet another HR buzz phrase.  Ping: ‘Lean in!’  Ping: ‘Quiet quitting!’  Ping: ‘Paranoid Productivity!’  Ping: ‘The Great Resignation!’ Ping: ‘Remote working regression!’  Ping: ‘Act your wage!” Reading through bleary eyes, before the caffeine has even made it to the mug, it would seem the biggest pings…
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What I Have Learnt Through My Internship at The Creative Collective, Newcastle – Claire Sandhoff

The team at the Newcastle office. Sullivan the office dog was having a bad hair day so he sat this one out... In my final year of a Bachelor of Communication, majoring in Public Relations and Journalism, I know the importance of gaining hands-on, real-world experience in the industry. Without this opportunity, finding a job…
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PRESS RELEASE: Free Youth Forum set to help the Coast’s Youth ‘live their best life!’

Months in the making, a free event for young people called the Inspire Youth Form will take place this weekend, aiming to inspire our region’s young people by placing them in front of a wide range of national and international speakers on a wide range of topics. Aimed at those between the ages of 12…
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WHAT I LEARNED THROUGH MY INTERNSHIP AT THE CREATIVE COLLECTIVE — ISOBEL GORDON

Landing a post-grad job can be daunting and difficult, especially if you’re graduating with a degree in mass communication. I was halfway through my third year when I suddenly realised that I had no experience in my field. I had plenty of knowledge from the classroom and an alright personality, but it became clear that…
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