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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The Entrepreneurial Mindset – transcript from my TedX Bundaberg Talk

In September 2019, I was honoured to be asked to speak at TedX Bundaberg. It was an ominous thing to be asked to speak at a TedX and to be asked to come up with a topic to speak about too. So what did I choose to speak on? The Entrepreneurial Mindset. In my talk…
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Apply Now For Our Get Up To Speed Program launching in 2020!

We are excited to announce that we are going to relaunch our very popular Get Up To Speed Program!…  Why? I’m amazed at how many people I meet who say to me ‘you know that program you did a few years ago. God it was amazing! I learnt so much from it, and I’d never…
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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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