All Careers Advice

  • What motivates you? Pay? Opportunity? The chance to win awards? Are you happy in your work? We surveyed over 3,000 designers and creatives about their career. Here are the results
  • Thinking of changing job, going freelance or even setting up on your own? The Dots’ Pip Jamieson has some top tips for anyone looking to reinvigorate their career
  • Last year, publishing house GraphicDesign& conducted an extensive survey about what it’s like to work in graphic design today.
  • There are many ways to climb the career ladder in advertising. Here, Ben Kay, group creative director at TBWA Media Arts Lab in LA, offers his advice on some of the most successful methods he’s experienced.
  • Here’s Pip Jamieson 's(extremely comprehensive) guide for students and graduates looking to land that dream job, plus some Advice to Sink in Slowly.