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Digital Day 2019 - 7 Reasons why you should take part?

13 Nov 2018

Posted by Rachel Johnson

1. It's enlightening: our agency experts will show your students a professional world they didn't know existed.

2. It’s surprising: digital doesn’t have to mean techie. We’ll open your students’ eyes to amazing, rewarding careers for all sorts of skillsets.

Fantastic day with @StonelawHSClubs for #DigitalDay18. We are seriously impressed with the level of ideas generated today and feeling confident for the national comp. This is Milk

3. It’s inspiring: let your students grill our digital professionals about potential routes to a career in digital.

The dragons are out during the pitching section of the BIMA #DigitalDay18 at @BlatchMill ! Lots of interesting questions coming from the panel 🙋‍♀️ Pragmatic

4. It’s real: students love working on projects for brands they know and coming up with smart ideas that solve problems they’re familiar with.

5. It’s inclusive: students of any level and ability love getting to grips with new skills. Every year we get overwhelmingly positive feedback.

6. It’s important: the digital industry is booming but there's a real skills shortage. Through BIMA Digital Day you’re supporting a crucial part of British industry.

.@LDN_CDO shares his insights on the tech sector and urges young people to get on board free training in #DigitalTalent http://www.london.gov.uk/digital-talent Theo Blackwell

7. It’s FREE: we’ll connect you with a digital company and bring all the resources. It won’t cost your school or students a penny!

Sign up for 2019 today.

Rachel Johnson
Posted by Rachel Johnson

Rachel has recently joined BIMA having worked for more than 20 years in the world of Marketing. Rachel has many impressive client, charity and agency-side results to her credit and stories to tell. As both a team player and independent advisor, Rachel loves to see the bigger picture and is a strong strategic thinker. She has led ambitious projects for start-ups, worked alongside growing businesses and has been fortunate to work with some of the UK’s most respected and renowned agencies. A self-motivated original thinker, Rachel is also an extremely able marketer. She brings out the best in people at all levels. Her wealth of transferable skills includes project management – often with direct budgetary control - results-driven commercial awareness, proven networking strengths, digital marketing expertise and broad IT literacy. However, her achievements do not end there! In her spare time, she makes full-use of her Cumbrian home-town environment, walking, biking and running, and spending time as an enthusiastic side-line rugby and football mum for her two boys – Louie and Harley.

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