Are you tempted by a change in jobs but understandably concerned by the cautious economic outlook in 2018? Many people facing the same dilemma this January; almost half of marketers recently surveyed said they were considering a change. However, with doom and gloom predictions everywhere you look these days, is it worth the risk if […]

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  It’s that time of year again when we look back at the year in our annual Marketing Recruitment Review. 2017 has been less of a turbulent year than anticipated; marketing vacancy levels have increased slightly on prior year, and salaries have shown small increases across all levels. Junior salaries have seen the highest increase […]

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So, GDPR. The General Data Protection Regulations; the big black cloud looming on the horizon that’s worrying most of us. Hopefully by now, you’ve started to think about just how this affects your business and marketing activity. The simple answer is across any area where you hold personal data… from Outlook contacts to your CRM. […]

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As Marketers, we understand the importance of branding and eye catching packaging to the success of a product line. What you don’t expect is how our own personal appearance impacts on potential career success and earning power. Disappointingly, there are numerous studies that show just how it does factor, and more than we’d care to […]

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We took a couple of minutes out with one of our Recruitment Partners Annalie Graham for a coffee and a catch up. How did you get to where you are now? I have a background in the property industry, recruiting and managing a team for many years; from there I moved into a marketing role […]

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Flexible working is considered important by 86% of both B2B and B2C marketers, yet only 38.3% of them are offered the choice in their current roles. Lancaster University’s Work Foundation 2015 report “Working Anywhere: A Winning Formula for Good Work?” predicted flexible working will be the main way of working for 70% of organisations by […]

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When you are job hunting, the round of applications and interviews can feel highly repetitive and finding the motivation to prepare can be tough. However, a marketing interview requires more of a candidate than many other disciplines and it is simply not advisable to skimp on your preparation. Marketing interview preparation needn’t be too daunting […]

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In theory, recruitment appears to be a straightforward process. You have a marketing vacancy, you build the role profile and you find someone with the skills and experience who fits that profile. If they are also interested in the job, you employ them. As the Meerkats say, “simples”. As we all know however, things never […]

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