DID YOU KNOW?

The most racially and ethnically diverse companies are more likely to have better than average financial returns
— McKinsey & Company consultants
The creative and cultural industries are growing at three times the rate of the wider economy, with a value of £87.4bn. One in 11 UK jobs are in the creative economy and demand for workers is growing faster than they can be supplied.
— DCMS
The creative industries have long-standing skills shortages. These stem from inadequate training and provision at schools in this country compounded by an ever-greater need for talent in a growing sector.
— Creative Industries Federation
Companies with more women are more likely to have above average financial returns
— McKinsey & Company
The ‘more advantaged groups’ (two-thirds of the UK workforce) make up 91.9% of occupations in the creative economy.
— DCMS