• Want Information on Getting into or onto TV? Here’s where to find it…

    First time on this web site? Not sure where to start looking on this TV blog or simply drowning in the plethora of articles and categories? There is a menu at the top of the page and a list of categories in the sidebar so check those out for some clues.   If you are […]

  • Is it harder to get work in TV with an ‘invisible’ disability rather than a visible one?

     Would you employ someone on your fast-moving TV production who had a disability? Yes, you cry, of course! Wheelchair access no problem.  But what if that disability were less obvious – something that caused the potential employee to get easily tired, maybe unable to complete a task within the unrealistic deadline that many TV projects have? Well I’ve had […]

    in Design Roles in TV, Selling Yourself, Your TV Stories on October 8, 2012 Comments 6

      As promised, following our highly successful TV Presenters evening – The Agent, The Producer & The Commissioner – some Top Tips for those who couldn’t make it. Yes we are planning more so watch this space for details. TOP TEN TIP FOR TV PRESENTERS   Get yourself a point of difference – a USP […]

    in Miscellaneous, Presenting on Television on October 4, 2012 Comments 0
  • TV Producers: WIN Cash to Develop & Pitch your Factual Series Idea

    Are you a a television producer with a strong idea that just know would make a wonderful  factual series with global appeal?  Then this may be of interest to you – a chance to win £2500 towards developing and pitching it. There is only a week left until the deadline for your initial pitch document so you’d have to put your […]

    in Factual TV, Ideas & Development in TV on September 21, 2012 Comments 0
  • Excellent Advice for TV Presenters @ #TVPresenters Evening

    So You Want To Work in Television’s very first seminar/networking event last week appeared to go down very well. A dark and decadent bar in deepest Soho was alight with TV talent and the speakers told it how it really is!  Former Commissioning Editor at Living and Sky, and current Head of Entertainment, Factual & […]

    in Miscellaneous on September 17, 2012 Comments 0

    Calling all experienced TV & Film Production People.   (Yes I know I said I was shutting down in August but this needs your attention NOW!) Your help is needed by the people responsible for setting the standards of qualifications and jobs in TV & Film. Skillset, the industry body which supports skills and training for people and businesses in the UK creative industries, […]

    in Miscellaneous on August 8, 2012 Comments 0
  • Happy Holidays!

    … and sympathy to anyone NOT getting a holiday this summer, but as someone on Twitter said, if you’re not getting a holiday because you’re working – at least you’ve got a job! This site is powering down during the month of August, partly because I am on the road and homeless while building work […]

    in Miscellaneous on July 30, 2012 Comments 0