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The Learning Issue

Exploring how learning intersects with work and play today, the latest issue of the YCN Members' Magazine is here.


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  • Creative workplaces

    On 19th March, we hosted a panel discussion in the Shoreditch House Library to explore how the design of spaces and rituals – whether physical or digital – can affect creativity and happiness.

    Posted on Mar 19th 2018
  • Then, Now, Always

    To celebrate 30 years of fundraising, GOSH launches an 80s-themed t-shirt collection designed in collaboration with 12 leading creatives

    Posted on Mar 15th 2018
  • Music and Mental Health

    On 12th March, we hosted a panel discussion with MassiveMusic to talk about mental health in the creative industries, and the positive impact that music can have.

    Posted on Mar 12th 2018
  • Member stories: Ryan Tym from Lantern

    Ahead of April's Placemaking event at Hammerson, Lantern Director Ryan Tym looks to some of the agency's recent projects to give insight into the power of narrative.

    Posted on Feb 27th 2018
  • Creative in Focus

    To celebrate its 2018 book of visual trends, next month Getty Images will reimagine the report as an immersive light exhibition.

    Posted on Feb 23rd 2018
  • Collaboration: Start with a mark

    Following the launch of Start With A Mark, Hato’s Ken Kirton and D&AD’s Laura Kelly share thoughts on their collaboration and the lessons learned in the process.

    Posted on Feb 19th 2018
  • Be our new Project Management Intern

    We're looking for a Project Management intern with an interest in creativity, communication and consumer culture to join the YCN team.

    Posted on Feb 9th 2018
  • Join our team as an Editorial Intern

    We have an immediate opening for an enthusiastic, friendly and focussed writer to undertake an Editorial Internship within the central YCN team.

    Posted on Feb 7th 2018
  • New to our Members' Lending Library

    A persuasive writing guide and an artistic intersection of poetry and science are among our latest library additions, which are yours to borrow.

    Posted on Jan 24th 2018
  • What you're reading

    From a Swedish comedy to a sci-fi classic, here's what everyone said they were reading at our recent Reading List event with Sharmadean Reid.

    Posted on Jan 11th 2018
  • Girls Who Grind

    Member Ben O’Brien has completed the label art for Girls Who Grind’s four new flavoursome coffee roasts.

    Posted on Jan 10th 2018
  • Swatch Off

    Member agency Nalla has collaborated with UX agency Digi Nut to produce a tongue-in-cheek online game.

    Posted on Dec 13th 2017
  • Sustainable solutions

    Member Scriberia has created a playful animation to showcase The Climate Finance Accelerator, and how it can help to deliver a greener future.

    Posted on Dec 4th 2017
  • Shooting Swords

    Member agency WeLaunch has photographed Olympic fencer James-Andrew Davis for Wilkinson Sword’s new collection.

    Posted on Nov 24th 2017
  • Play for Peace

    Member Studio XAG brings an abundance of glitter, gifts and graphics to The Body Shop’s windows to mark the leadup to Christmas.

    Posted on Nov 21st 2017
  • All Different, All Equal

    Member agency Lantern celebrates our differences in its branding for this year’s Anti-Bullying Week.

    Posted on Nov 21st 2017