Getting a Job in Creative Industries: Should you lie in an interview?

http://98five.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Job-interview-2.jpg Most recently in my CIU111 class we have been examining how to get into and find success in Creative Industries. We read a post by SAE about Secret Interview Techniques, describing the situations and circumstances that interviewees find themselves in during their job hunts. At many points in your creative life, you will be sitting in … Continue reading Getting a Job in Creative Industries: Should you lie in an interview?

Behind the Scenes: How Inheritance and Polymorphism Make Your Life Easier

Most recently in GAM111, we have been implementing weapon systems into our SHMUP. Our teacher recommended the use of inheritance to group our weapon systems, a move that I appreciated. When I learned inheritance in my previous trimester in Scripting 1, it was a brainwave. Inheritance allows a parent class to have many classes which … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: How Inheritance and Polymorphism Make Your Life Easier

How do you get paid working in Creative Media?

In a digitally-connected world, the differentiations between "work" and "play" get blurrier by the day. We hear stories of how famous YouTubers quit their jobs to pursue their hobbies, and how DeviantArt superstars make money from commissions. Independent game studios rise all around us, and there are more and more ways to support our favourite … Continue reading How do you get paid working in Creative Media?