Honeycomb Creative Works (http://thehoneycomb.net/) is a business support programme for the creative industries in Northern Ireland, the border region of Ireland and Western Scotland.
Honeycomb has a very impressive suite of guest speaker videos online at http://thehoneycomb.net/learning/videos which are aimed at people either working in or thinking about a career in the creative industries. Examples include:
Musician Andrew W.K. talking about making a career out of doing what you love. Dedicate yourself to your passion and good things will follow!
‘Digital Ninja’ Wayne Denner talking about the importance of a positive online reputation for young people – how what you post online today can affect your future college and job prospects.
Executive Producer Sandra Scott talking about her experiences working with George Lucas at Industrial Light and Magic and Steven Spielberg on ‘E.T.’ (Her other credits include ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’, ‘Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban’ and ‘Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” – see http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0779772/).
Jason Lopes talking about his work as a VFX Engineer on films including Avatar, Iron Man 1 and 2, Life of Pi and others – (see http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1698172/).
Jess Hurd talking about her move from fine art to photojournalism.
Honeycomb also offers events and training opportunities in the creative industries.