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We’re all going on a summer holiday

1 Jul 2015

With the summer holidays coming thick and fast, you could be facing weeks and even months, with people away from desks and projects. It’s important that your business maintains its productivity and your commercial output doesn’t grind to a halt. Do you have business systems and procedures in place to support with potential disruption during […]

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The pivotal role of a modern day Digital Project Manager…

30 Jun 2015

“Project management“ doesn’t sound like the most glamorous role in the world, and in truth it often isn’t and it can be a thankless task & unrelenting job. However, the role has a pivotal part to play in the modern day Digital landscape and it is becoming an increasingly sought after skill set in both […]

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5 Ways to ensure your job application gets read

26 Jun 2015

Hitting the submit button on an online job board or email can seem like throwing yourself into a proverbial blackhole, with no real idea of the outcome of your application. Recruitment consultants are often swamped with applications for certain roles, therefore candidates can help get themselves ahead of the pack by maximising their application and […]

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Managing candidate shortages

26 Jun 2015

Do you know what the most common recruitment problem is in business? Wrong skillset, candidates unwilling to relocate, preference for ‘larger’ companies, nope; the answer is talent shortages. With a massive quality gap in the marketplace how does your company cope in the interim with decreased productivity, meeting deadlines, increased cost of retaining existing staff […]

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Building an internal culture

23 Jun 2015

In my role, I have had the pleasure of working with some of the countries’ best advertising and digital agencies; their diverse client list and varied office personalities makes them, for some the ultimate place to work. I’ve often found companies operating outside the Agency/Marketing/Digital sector sometimes try too replicate the agency culture and almost […]

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Marketing skills- what do you actually need?

23 Jun 2015

Scrolling through job descriptions and backing out after a certain bullet point puts you off, must seem a staple of the job hunt. One of the most traditional pre-requisites for any job role (especially) in marketing is ‘must have previous experience in x industry’ whether it’s product, FMCG, retail, etc for example. This simple so-called […]

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How can we assist in making the Digital recruitment process more efficient?

17 Jun 2015

In the current Digital, Marketing & IT landscape, the need for top digital talent and skills is unending. Businesses are constantly on the lookout for the best and brightest digital marketing talent and that talent will always need new roles to satisfy them. In a modern market it’s fascinating how much time ‘process’ and protocol […]

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Be Seen in Green!

11 Jun 2015

Adam are delighted to announce that they will be taking part in Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity’s, (RMCH Charity’s) ‘Be Seen in Green’ day on Friday 3rd July. “All we ask is that on Friday 3rd July participants wear something green to work for the day and pay a donation of just £1 to take […]

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GUEST BLOG: An Applicants Advice for Recruiters

10 Jun 2015

Firstly, I’m giving this advice based on my personal experience from being approached by over 200 recruiters. I’m going to explain the path of getting to my current role through a recruiter and what my though processes were. It’s very important to stand out as a recruiter, or we will just consider you a robotic […]

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Can EXASOL meet its own ambition?

10 Jun 2015

Can EXASOL meet it’s own ambition? Nuremburg based, EXASOL AG are looking to become the major player in the data warehousing market, but they’re up against a formidable opponent in the form of Silicon Valley- can they triumph? Despite going up against giants such as Oracle, Salesforce and even Microsoft, EXASOL has already made a […]

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