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Introducing Melanie… again
Mel is back with us at The Pond after taking a few months off. As a talent agent Mel will be managing all things digital.
From models and actors to designers and copy writers
Celine is no newbie, in fact she’s already an accomplished talent agent. She joins The Pond after a 3 year stint at KAM Models and Talent, where she worked alongside the bold and the beautiful…
Am I better off working in an office or at home?
This is a question creatives often ask us. One that is probably worth a second thought even if you have been out on your own for a while. The answer is not always clear-cut though, unless you have kids, in which case we’d definitely say get an office. After all, you’re unlikely to get much work done in between changing nappies and arguing about curfews.
Getting creative with your own brand
Creating a brand that makes you sound like an agency – rather than an independent freelancer or consultant – might sound sexy (and fun). But it could muddy the waters and end up confusing your clients altogether.
Ready to be your own boss?
Going freelance is one of the most rewarding - and exciting - things you can do as a creative.
To help you get started, we’ve put together a booklet with answers to
the 10 most common freelancing conundrums, no matter whether you’re an
art director, copywriter, creative director, designer, digital
specialist, visualiser, retoucher, animator or Mac operator.
What to do when those invoices are long overdue
Last week we had coffee with a designer who went through the ringer of the disputes tribunal twice in order to recover a five-figure sum owed to him.
Take a look through our site and you'll find we represent a long list of the best independent creatives - creative directors, art directors, writers, designers, digital specialists, retouchers and storyboarders - all vetted by creative people who understand creative. This means that no matter what the brief, we can find you the right person, with the right skills, at the right rates. Every time.
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