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News and articles relating to all things to do with digital design, technology, art, and the creative industries. Find tips and tricks to help you in your creative life!

Will AI replace me as a creative?

Will AI replace me as a creative?

Are you afraid of Artificial Intelligence? AI seems to be everywhere in the news right now. With articles about everything from the dangers of AI to the use of ChatGPT threatening the education system. (Pearson's shares fell after rival said ChatGPT was hurting its...

10 top tips for preparing a professional presentation

10 top tips for preparing a professional presentation

Have you been asked to give a presentation? Recently I was asked to give a presentation on the topic of ‘Thriving in Digital Tech’. Although I am well used to getting up in front of groups (to teach) I found myself a little out of my comfort zone! Here I will share my...

Feel more confident about going back to work

Feel more confident about going back to work

Going back to work after a career break   Thinking of going back to work after a career break? Looking for a new job but don’t feel confident in your skills? Are you thinking of ‘unretiring’ and need some digital skills to help you feel more confident? Are you a...

Need to train your team?

Need to train your team?

Would your team benefit from some digital design training? We have a fantastic team of tutors here at digi-training. We can deliver a range of skills to your team, from digital drawing to motion graphics – we’re here for you! How we helped a communications team...

Give the gift of training this Christmas!

Give the gift of training this Christmas!

Are you stuck for a gift idea for a creative person? Have you considered one of our training gift cards? This is the ideal gift for a creative person who wants to update their skills or expand a hobby or side project. Too much ‘stuff’ A lot of people don’t want or...

Remote training – love it or loathe it?

Remote training – love it or loathe it?

My journey into remote training began a couple of year's ago in August 2019. It wasn’t anything to do with the pandemic but was at the request of a client who preferred to work that way. To be honest, I hadn’t considered it before, I mean digi-training’s USP is ‘we...

Teaching in the age of COVID

Teaching in the age of COVID

Back to work – back to reality? What do I love about work? I love the whole thing: getting prepared the day before; sorting my bag out; choosing what to wear; making my lunch. All the rituals you go through to prepare for a day at the office. I enjoy the drive to...

Taking Stock of TikTok

Taking Stock of TikTok

The intention of this was to be a light-hearted piece about TikTok and some of the fun stuff you can find there. Yet, in recent days the situation has become darker. With a ban threatened in the US and Australia, and India already having removed TikTok from their app...

10 Zoom pitfalls and how to avoid them

10 Zoom pitfalls and how to avoid them

Since lockdown you will have experienced the joys and pitfalls of using Zoom whether it is for work or play. I have been using it on an almost daily basis and I have picked up a few do’s and don’ts to help improve your presence.