- A list of ten professionals i have identify as being potential and future careers
- Include discussion and reflection upon, how and why these contacts were chosen and evidence the type of contacts
- Comment/Feedback by one or more professionals in my chosen career
Who should you contact?
- Industry Professionals
- Communities of practice
- Potential colleagues
- Anyone who can further your career aspirations
How should you contact them?
- Social Media
- Write a physical letter
Where can you meet them?
- External projects
- Talks and conferences
- Festivals and events
What are you afraid of?
- Porfolio/Website isn’t good enough
- Social media presence is juvenile
- Won’t be interested in someone like me
- Haven’t done enough to warrant their attention
- Attend to things you can do something about
List of contacts
- APCUKServices LTD: http://www.apcukservices.co.uk/
- Bedford Arcade Sweet Shop: http://www.arcadiasweetshop.com/
- Coffee With Art (Coffee Shop): https://www.facebook.com/Coffee-with-Art-670477086313696/
- Roman’s Records: http://www.fargovillage.co.uk/tenant/romans-records/
- Fargo Village: http://www.fargovillage.co.uk/
- Frank Harvey HiFi: https://www.hifix.co.uk/
- The Higgins (Museum): http://www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk/
- Ohmtrix (Music Video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-DxrlWctxc
- Sheereen (Law Graduate): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-DxrlWctxc
- Kong (Clothes Shop): http://www.kongonline.co.uk/
- Big Comfy Book (Shop): http://www.fargovillage.co.uk/tenant/the-big-comfy-book-shop/