Thinking of a career in digital online Media?

Careers adviceOver the past 15 years, the internet has grown rapidly, from virtually nothing to the point where over 30 million UK residents are online on a daily basis. It has become a major business hub, with £68 billion being spent at online stores in 2011.

Social media has also mushroomed, being no longer just the domain of teenagers. Facebook now has over 845 million users worldwide and Twitter has become a tool that many businesses use as a key part of their online marketing strategy.

As the opportunities for careers continue to expand year-on-year, this is having a major impact on the jobs market, affecting thousands of Britons in the Peterborough and Cambridge areas – where there are almost 2,500 vacancies for such positions. Job adverts everywhere are increasingly dominated by vacancies within digital online media and certain skills such as website design, programming and project management are in more demand than ever before.

Business Link Supplier Brokerage ServicesWith such exciting prospects to be found in the sector, an ever-increasing number of people are considering  a future in digital online media. Some need to brush up and develop the skills they've already obtained, while others need to gain the basic skills and perhaps develop these on the job. Whether it is an entry-level position in the industry or one more commensurate with your skills and experience of digital online media, we at Doublespark are here to offer you friendly impartial careers advice, from a position of in-depth knowledge and experience.

Chartered Institute of MarketingWe will discuss the options open to you for education and training, as well as examine the current employment market and, if appropriate, we can discuss the best way to make the career transition from traditional media to the online digital world, how to capitalise on your existing skills, and the most important transition of all – the changeover to "thinking digitally."

We are certain that you will leave your careers advice session at Doublespark with a positive attitude, a spring in your step and a head bursting with great ideas for forging a new digital career.

Interested? Inspired? If you know you've something to offer the world of digital online media, then let us help you – email careers-advice@doublespark.co.uk.

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