Creating more Diverse Hiring Practices in the Creative Industries

What can you do to attract more diverse talent and be fair to your prospective employees? Join experts Jake Mackey and Leon Killin.

Dates Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - Download as vCalendar
Event Times: 17:00 to 18:30
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About this Event


Cratis Evening Presentations are centered around a central theme with a presentation or panel from an influential figure in the field.

In this online discussion, we will be chatting with Jake Mackey (Autistica) and Leon Killin (Balance Patch) about how to create more diverse hiring practices.


  • Writing a better job description when hiring
  • Creating better interviewing practices
  • Setting up better work environments for neurodiverse folks
  • Making your company more attractive for existing and future employees

The event is open to everyone in the Creative and Digital Industries.


The Cratis Programme is a 6-month programme social networking, skill-building and skill transfer programme for Creative Industries professionals living or working in and near Colchester.

Cratis aims to connect creative professionals in Colchester, creating opportunities for collaboration and new business being kept in Colchester.

The Cratis programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the South East Creative, Cultural and Digital Support programme and organised by Game Anglia C.I.C.

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