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How to stand out in the crowd at an Interview

18 Jan 2017

I’ve learned that most Digital, Marketing & Advertising Agencies use the first stage of an interview to assess a candidate’s cultural fit. Every agency is proud of the unique culture they’ve created and want to make sure that whoever joins them can live and breathe that culture. Gone are the days when interviewing for a […]

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Adam takes a fresh approach to connecting people

12 Jan 2017

We’re delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with Freshwalks, the netwalking group on a mission to get Manchester’s business community walking more. For those of you who don’t already know Freshwalks, it’s a day (or sometimes half) out of the office in the depths of the Dark Peak, covering all manners of terrain, some […]

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2016: A Year of Adam giving back

6 Jan 2017

While everyone else reviews last year’s business, we’re looking back over what we think really matters – the people. What a great bunch we have here at Adam! 2016 saw us at our most selfless and over the course of the year we did no less than 6 events for some very worthy charities. We’re […]

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Through the LinkedIn Glass

23 Dec 2016

Make a guess… How many users do you think are on Linked in? Statistica recently opened our eyes and announced that there are over 467 million users. That figure equates to just under the total population of the USA and UK and is growing daily. Why do we use Linked in? According to Jobvite around […]

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North Vs South: Why HR recruitment in Manchester in on the UP

23 Dec 2016

“But you work in the North, your biased” was the response when I stated that HR Recruitment in Manchester was rising. Having worked in both areas of the country I can safely vouch that each has their perks, but how could you persuade a die-hard Londoner to relocate up to Manchester for their perfect HR […]

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What joining Adam is REALLY like

23 Dec 2016

New Adam Recruit Jess Smyth tells all about how she came to Adam and how she’s found joining a new team in a new market. Earlier this year I hit my two year anniversary of working in the wonderful world of recruitment. It may not sound long, but considering I “fell” into it after Uni […]

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My first 3 months at Adam – Helena

6 Dec 2016

The last three months have been pretty huge for everyone – from political fireworks on both sides of the pond to only getting about an hour of daylight every day – we’ve been through a lot! For me though, the last three months has also meant a big change as I started my new job […]

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4 ways to look for HR jobs in Manchester

29 Nov 2016

“I don’t have time?”, “There’s so many places to look”, “Where do I start?”, “How did you do it?” Do any of these sound familiar when discussing where to look for your new opportunity? Chances are that has been recently too as the average employee tenure is 1-3 years! [Jobvite]. Long gone are the days […]

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Values & Purpose: the no.1 priority for jobseekers

23 Nov 2016

When planning this weeks’ #MilnsysMondayMusings poll, I decided to focus on what people really consider when it comes to making the decision about which business you should join. There were several options I could have shared but I decided on three key criteria that keep coming up when we pose the question to both our […]

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