Shout Festival returns

SHOUT, Birmingham’s Festival of Queer Culture, returns in November for it’s third year. The programme, which is now available online and in print, builds on the sucesses of the last two years. It encompasses the visual (A Spot of b)other, Imagined Intimacy), performance (Stevenage, Invisible), talks (Italian ‘Lesbian’ Literature, Queer Theology) and an extensive film … Continue reading

Introducing…Daniela Bassi

Hi everybody! I’m Daniela, 26, from Italy and I will work at Fierce Earth for the next 3 months as a trainee. I took a three-years degree in Communication Sciences and I’m also a singer. I come from a small town in the countryside, so when I arrived in Birmingham I was really scared and homesick. … Continue reading

Do you want your team better Connected?

We’ve often said networking is key, not only for team leaders but for empowering people at every level of your organisation to build your business. As employers consider their staff, talent spotting, talent development and talent performance have become requisites for leaders. Fierce Earth offer Metapod Connect, which equips the future leaders of your organisation … Continue reading

Dean’s Observations of PSI3 in Stoke on Trent

As I joined the company Fierce Earth in collaboration with independent producer Gemma Thomas was well into the production of  Place, Space and Identity 3 in Stoke-on-Trent.  Six artists commissioned to create six pieces in the six areas of Stoke on Trent and a group of creative industries start-ups taking part in a Metapod Be Effective course. On my first visit I course … Continue reading

Sponsoring Birmingham Social Media Cafe

This morning Fierce Earth were delighted to sponsor this months BSMC at Town Hall. What a very lovely bunch of people turned up on a very grey, soggy morning. It was good turn out and would thoroughly recommend it as a great place to meet some very interesting people. I do believe there was even … Continue reading

Welcome a New(ish)Team Member

Fierce Earth are delighted to announce that the team has expanded to welcome Dean Melbourne as Trainer and Projects Co-ordinator.  If you have attended one of our Fast Forward or Be Effective courses over the last couple of years you may have met Dean working in his capacity as course assistant, a role most famed … Continue reading

Announcing Metapod Connect course – booking now

Metapod Connect is a training course that will unlock the steps to building powerful networks both on and off-line in a way that works for you. The course is targeted at artists and arts organisations to seek to be better at building strong, cohesive networks of people including audiences, clients, peers or customers or potential … Continue reading