is a full day conference designed to give emerging creative professionals the tools needed to kickstart their dream careers, through panels, workshops, networking and fun. The next conference will take place on Saturday, November 10th, this time at Pratt Institute in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. To give you a sense of what the conference is all about, we will be releasing videos from the panel discussions from the last conference, which delve into topics such as using social media to advance your career, pursuing your dream job, and networking effectively to make great connections.
The purpose of Find & Follow Your Passion is about providing young creatives the information and tools they need to pursue their goals, whatever those goals may be. This session touched on the lessons necessary to building a brand’s reputation for smaller companies and is especially relevant to people interested in started their own business or working for a small creative firm:
The takeaway? When it comes to smaller companies, it’s important to remember that what it lacks in employees, it often more than makes up for in its personal attention to projects, expertise in the field, and the multidimensional skill sets of its staff.
Matt Owens is a partner at Athletics, a cross-media design and branding firm based in New York City. Founded in 2004, Athletics has grown through a commitment to design innovation and an ability to work with organizations large and small to meet the challenges of design and contemporary brand-building. Athletics focuses on developing products and experiences using web, mobile, broadcast, and print in engaging, interrelated ways. Athletics takes pride in the studio’s ability to move between media and operate at a high level across a range of disciplines.
To register for the upcoming Find & Follow You Passion conference or learn more about the conference and the cool creatives who will be rounding out the panels, go to conf.www.findspark.com