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Design Manager

Design Manager

Mike (aged 26) began working for BAM Construction as a site engineer and now, as design manager, works closely with the construction teams and architects to ensure the drawings are ‘buildable’. This requires excellent technical skills and the ability to give … Take me to the video

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Development Director

Video Games Development Director

Glen, aged 27, manages the business aspect of games development at Electronic Arts and his main roles are strategy, budgeting and anticipating the recruitment needs at different stages. He works closely with the team leaders of all the different area … Take me to the video

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Video Games Producer

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Tom, aged 28, is an Assistant Producer at Electronic Arts. He explains the process of producing games and the different roles within a production team. He talks about the business and computing skills he needs and emphasises the importance of … Take me to the video

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Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Nicola (aged 28) works in the large UK team that advises Airbus on HR issues:  employment law, career development, rewards, employee relations, recruitment and disciplinary processes.   She is currently developing a mentoring scheme for Airbus employees in France, Spain and … Take me to the video

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Commissioning Editor

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Victoria (aged 29) joined Constable Robinson to set up a new fiction list. She briefs literary agents on the type of books she is looking for and then bids for books she would like to add to her list. She … Take me to the video

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Interactive Media Producer

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Helen (27) is a freelance producer whose work includes film, animations, pervasive games and immersive theatrical events. Projects range from producing sensory boxes and dioramas for National Trusts’ geodesic dome at Glastonbury, stage-managing a circus at the Shambala Festival and … Take me to the video

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Inventor

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Gilo (29), founder of Parajet UK, began researching and designing aircraft while still at school.  He left at 17 years, and borrowed money for a trip to Japan where he made a deal for design rights for a recreational aircraft. … Take me to the video

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Young Enterprise Director

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Karl (29) is a mature student studying Business Enterprise. while working in several voluntary and paid roles for different organisations. He runs the Young Enterprise Initiative for the African and Carribean Chamber of Commerce and is Director of a social media training organisation Take me to the video

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Human Resources Manager (Retail)

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Kirsty (25) started working at Tesco while she was at school as a part-time sales assistant.  She now has an administration role in the HR department.  She recruits people to work in the store and works closely with department managers … Take me to the video

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Property Manager (National Trust)

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Rebecca (28) looks after a National Trust property.  She is responsible for making sure the public enjoy their visits to the property and enough income is generated from admission sales, special events and sales of  food and retail goods to … Take me to the video

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