Steering Your Own Ship - How to build a successful career in Digital

Event Info

Tue 29 Sep, 2015 from 6:30pm - 9:00pm
The Werks, Brighton Media Centre
15-17 Middle Street
Brighton, BN1 1AL, UK
Cost: FREE


Would you like to know what the smartest people in Digital are doing to achieve sustainable career success? Come along to this event to get some top tips on “Steering Your Own Ship – How to Build a Successful Career in Digital”.

Please note: This event is part of the Brighton Digital Festival #BDF2015 #BDFCAREERS2015

Tickets via the Event Website link under "Event Info" at the top of this page.

This event is run by Prolific People and Claire Griffin Talent and is aimed at anyone with ambitions to succeed in the fast changing digital sector.

It will cover:

  • Navigating the digital job market – where do I fit in, crafting my CV, getting noticed and recruitment top tips.
  • The Crew – who should I bring on board to continuously support my career journey and networking for success.
  • The Career Map – how to set great Career Goals, create a Career Action Plan and Maximising Personal Potential.
  • Stormy seas – staying afloat when the going gets rough.


Anyone who is ready to take responsibility for their own career success and who wants to learn what strategies, tools and techniques they can use to achieve career success in the fast changing technology-driven career landscape.

18:00 Arrival & registration

18:20 Welcome & introductions

18:30 Presentations & workshop

19.30 Q&A

19.45 Informal networking & beers

21.00 Close


This event has been organised by Laura Wellstead, Managing Director at Prolific People and Claire Griffin at Claire Griffin Talent.


Prolific People Ltd

Prolific People is an ambitious recruitment company specialising in commercial, marketing, creative and tech talent for the digital economy.  Our clients include exciting startups and hyper growth tech companies, digital media agencies and production houses, entertainment infrastructures and corporate organisations looking for world class talent. We are passionate about the exceptional career paths that today’s digital ecosystems present and have made it our mission to personally find the very best talent and match them to opportunities with innovative and progressive companies.
Working passionately, communicating openly and honestly and continually building a solid reputation.     Twitter @prolificpeople

Claire Griffin Talent Ltd. 

Claire Griffin has over 20 years recruitment & executive search experience including 15 years in the Mobile & Digital sector.  She is also an experienced Career and Leadership Coach and a qualified Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Teacher.  She specialises in coaching clients in the Digital sector to achieve short term AND long term career and business success.  You can see more about Claire Griffin Talent at or follow her on Twitter @clairegriffin