|Blue Zoo's Bader Badruddin at an industry event|
Some of the tips are pretty obvious (number 1 is "turn up"), but overall this is a useful and informative read on how to approach potential recruiters at an industry event.
Knowing how to approach recruiters matters, especially for landing that all-important first job in the industry.
VFX Festival, the Annecy animation festival, or FMX in Stuttgart.
When you meet a recruiter you have a chance to make an impression, and become a real person rather than just another anonymous cv in someone's inbox.
Our industry is a people industry; it's much easier to find work if someone on the inside knows you and feels they are likely to be able to rely on you. Getting to know the recruiters is an important first step on the animation career ladder.
To see what Blue Zoo has to say about impressing their recruiters at the the stand, follow this link.
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