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LIAM BLUN­DEN Hire the best can­di­date, lis­ten to the most ea­ger and guide the hun­gri­est ju­nior. Don’t force di­ver­sity for the sake of it. Hire the best per­son re­gard­less. FRANKIE TORTORA Put on work­shops, talks and/or other vo­ca­tional learn­ing in schools. I didn’t re­ally even know graphic de­sign was a thing when I was do­ing my GCSEs. COREY TURNER Stop as­sum­ing ev­ery re­cent grad has the re­sources to move to Lon­don for three months’ worth of un­paid agency in­tern­ships (which aren’t le­gal). DANIEL HO Com­mu­nity out­reach work­shops, fos­ter­ing tal­ent in lo­cal com­mu­ni­ties start­ing at high school level, show­ing that any­one and ev­ery­one is able to de­sign. @JULIADILLONTX We should cre­ate more task forces, such as the AIGA Di­ver­sity and In­clu­sion Ini­tia­tive, which en­cour­ages di­ver­sity in de­sign ed­u­ca­tion.

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