So you want to work in the broadcast industry do you? Well why not? It’s a glamorous, high profile, thriving and expanding industry with thousands of different opportunities for creative and technically creative people alike.
Concerned family members and friends will have warned you many times about the perils of working in the media. Teachers and career officers may be advising you right now to spend your time and energy studying a sensible degree, with the view to getting a sensible job with a reliable career path and a regular income. Well let’s get a few things thing straight…
There are plenty of very sensible jobs in the media and each sector does have career paths, which can be followed sensibly. Once you’ve got yourself established you will be able to earn a reliable wage and even pay a mortgage – so whats all the fuss about?
The downside is that getting to this point is immensely difficult, and this is for exactly the same reasons that it is so attractive; it really is an exciting, vibrant, creative, and high-profile world. As a result, it is one of the most competitive industries imaginable.
The biggest barrier to working in the industry is getting through the front door. However if you’ve got what it takes plus masses of determination, resilience and drive, then Real In Media will give you the best chance to open that door and set you off on a life long career in broadcasting.
After twenty-five years as a producer I can honestly say I have never regretted my career decision, at times it’s been incredibly demanding but I have never had a dull working day in my life and thats got to be a good thing.
So here’s to your future success, we’ll be with you all the way.