Marco Ortolani is an Italian living in Sweden. He is the Program Director of Berghs Certificate, a comprehensive online education program for international professionals who want to boost their creative or strategic skills. Here, Marco shares his top advice on how being a bit more Swedish can boost your career.
Jamie Harrelson, Senior Brand Strategist at DDB San Francisco and Content Provider for a four week planning course within the Berghs Certificate online program starting fall 2014, tells us about her view on planning. "The best planners are driven by an innate curiosity and are riduculosly obsessed with learning, they are confident and decisive. Planners exists to make advertising great."
Introducing Berghs Certificate: action-based learning in a new and flexible format. Entirely online. Entirely in English. With real clients, portfolio cases and the best names in the industry – worldwide. For the first time ever you can study at Berghs without even setting foot in Stockholm. It's a way for people already working in the communication industry to gain new knowledge while working.
Here Michael Kazarnowicz, course director for the online course Interactive Communication in English at Berghs, shares his insights why being good communicating through Facebook is not the answer to how to survive the digital shift.
So, here is a list of things to think about before you go abroad to study. This is a collection of advice from Berghs as well as from previous students.
In collaboration with Berghs School of Communication in Stockholm, Prime is introducing a creative scholarship celebrating innovative communication. Prime Lab Creative Awards is open to students at creative schools in all types of communication disciplines.
Last week, Berghs Bachelor students received a task from Siemens. The students are to create a communication platform for Siemens' 120th anniversary in Sweden.
Early October, one of Belgium's largest independent advertising agencies Famous visited Berghs for a three day digital Boot Camp. CEO Marc Fauconnier brought 15 co-workers to get some digital insights. "If my people go home feeling convinced that within the digital world our creative culture as an agency can flourish, I would be very happy", says Marc as we meet up during the boot camp's second day.