Nikky Lyle

Nikky Lyle

Director | D&AD President JudgeLondon, United Kingdom
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Nikky Lyle

Nikky Lyle

Director | D&AD President JudgeLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Nikky Lyle is a Creative Recruiter with conscience and 10 years recruitment experience. Vice President of Hope for Post Quarantine. TEDx 2021 Speaker, The Dots list of 100+ rising stars. D&AD President Judge 2020 and a Side Hustle Cheerleader. Nikky Lyle Creative was created with with a clear vision in mind. To work in a better, more diverse, and more equal Creative industry. With a dedication to helping clients and under-represented groups navigate an industry that can sometimes be tough, to make sure the best talent finds a home where they can thrive. Twitter @lyle_nikky Instagram @nikkylylecreative
Projects
  • TEDx | Recruiting with conscience when hiring diverse talent
    TEDx | Recruiting with conscience when hiring diverse talentMany employers are currently trying to find solutions to rebalance the lack of diversity within their companies. Creative Recruiter, Nikky Lyle, has observed that the D of Diversity is currently being implemented without the I of Inclusion. This talk is a guide for CEOs and business owners, setting out ways to consider creative recruitment with conscience as an effective solution to hiring diverse talent. Nikky Lyle is a creative recruiter with 10 years’ experience in the industry. She is also
  • Fool-Proof Guide To Going Freelance
    Fool-Proof Guide To Going FreelanceWorking in recruitment since 2011 means I’ve got plenty of experience, including going freelance myself, along with helping many other freelancers find their dream bookings. But now I’m here to guide you through the arena of self-employment! This guide covers: - What to do before you set up shop - Getting started (biz names, anyone?) - Deciding between Sole Trader vs Limited Company - Now you’re a company? Getting registered - The deal on IR35 - Branding and getting your domain set up - Busi
  • Industry Leaders Podcast
    Industry Leaders PodcastIndustry Leaders Podcast with Nikky Lyle. ⁣⁣ Catch up on my chats with industry legends, covering everything from portfolio and CV top tips, to advice on how to break into the industry as a junior, to what *exactly* it’s like out there at the moment. ⁣⁣⁣ Also, what the leading Founders, Creative Directors, Agents and Recruiters look for when hiring. ⁣⁣⁣ For now, you can catch up on all of the Industry Leaders zoom talks that I’ve run so far—in audio form.
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Projects credited in
  • The Good Gang
    The Good GangWhat is the Good Gang? The Good Gang is a collective of companies doing the right thing. 
All brought together by a desire to give back to people and the planet. More and more people are choosing to spend their money on ethical products and services – the Good Gang makes these companies easier to find. But it’s so much more than a directory.  Why does the Good Gang exist? A good idea is a good idea, and if it’s ethical it’s even better. But so many people with great business plans are held b
  • International Women’s Day 2021, meet 100 rising stars inspiring change
    International Women’s Day 2021, meet 100 rising stars inspiring changeWe still have a way to go when it comes to improving gender diversity and equality in the creative, tech and digital industries – which is why it is so important for us, as a platform, to use our force for good. We’re thrilled to be releasing our annual list celebrating and shining a spotlight on 100+ rising stars from underrepresented gender identities – as nominated by The Dots community – who are transforming the industry of today and inspiring the generation of tomorrow. The list beams wit
  • Nikky Lyle Creative presents with Industry Leaders
    Nikky Lyle Creative presents with Industry Leaders
  • Industry Leaders with Nikky Lyle
    Industry Leaders with Nikky LyleSocial media strategy and copywriting for Nikky Lyle Creative. Creative design: Luke Gould.
  • Furlough and Universal Credit for Creatives | LWD London Explained
    Furlough and Universal Credit for Creatives | LWD London ExplainedLadies Wine and Design asked me to record a video for them with some industry insight and advice in regards to Furlough, Universal Credit and the current Government package for freelancers. "Finances can be complex at the best of times and even more so in the current climate. From Freelancers to Full-time employees and everyone in between. Creative recruiter, Nikky Lyle has offered to help explain all the ways the government is offering financial help. " Ladies Wine and Design, London. Furloug
  • ✨Nikky Lyle  Creative presents with Industry Leaders.✨⁣
    ✨Nikky Lyle Creative presents with Industry Leaders.✨⁣A series of talks with Industry Leaders, delivering top CV and portfolio tips for Interior Designers, Illustrators, Product Designers and Copywriters
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Work history
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    DirectorNikky Lyle Creative
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    The Creative industry can be a challenge to navigate. But with the right guidance, the opportunities can be endless. People talk about sacrifice and drive, but we believe in helping people. In real life. Face to face. When creative talent shines, We will hold it up. When businesses do right by their people, we’ll bring them the best of the bunch. The Creative industry can be a challenge to navigate, but it doesn’t have to be that way. We are Nikky Lyle Creative Recruitment with conscience
Skills
  • Creative Recruitment
  • Head Hunting
  • Design Recruitment
  • Digital Recruitment
  • Creative Workshops
  • Recruitment
  • Branding
  • Advertising
  • Architecture
Education
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    BA (hons) PhotographyUniversity College Falmouth
     - Falmouth, United Kingdom