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The VUCA World: How It Impacts Leadership

1 Mar 2019

“We have advanced from canoes to gallets to steamships to space shuttles – but nobody knows where we’re going.”  – Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind How can we plan and prepare for the future when facing volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity (VUCA)? We team up with Oakridge, a leading business coaching […]

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The Secrets to Our Best Year Yet

11 Feb 2019

We Are Adam’s CEO Richard Gahagan shares his take on a landmark 2018 and our big vision for the future.   “Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.” So said Malcolm Forbes, entrepreneur and publisher of Forbes magazine. Why am I referencing this quote? Because, ten years in and […]

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The 5 Benefits of Becoming a Mentor

11 Feb 2019

As a busy business professional, you have to ask: “Do I have the time to be a mentor?” To answer that question, you have to work out how much it’s worth to you. Because there are always ways to make time for things that matter. Let us help. Alongside Adam Mitcheson, CEO and founder of […]

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A Day in the Life of a Marketing Director

11 Feb 2019

So you’re looking to progress to marketing director. An extremely rewarding, high-octane and meaningful career lies ahead. But are you MD material? To fly in this field, you need: Superb written and communication skills Strong business sense Creativity Wisdom Enthusiasm Commercial understanding Add stamina to that list too. MD’s are responsible for the marketing success […]

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Marketing Your Employer Brand

11 Feb 2019

In a recent study, 69% of job-seekers would not accept an offer with a company holding a bad reputation. This is why working from the inside to create an amazing company culture is essential – it’s how you obtain an irresistible employer brand to attract the best candidates. Do this in three simple steps: Step […]

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Leveraging User Generated Content

13 Nov 2018

Over 15 million people watched the Stranger Things 2 premiere. How did the show get so many fans? The show’s irrefutably likeable characters and hair-raising storylines had something to do with it. But, if we look closer, we see how Netflix harnessed its user-generated content (UGC) to amass a following larger than the population of […]

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Conversational Marketing: A Beginner’s Guide

16 Oct 2018

Is traditional marketing on its last legs? We blast emails to faceless entities on a list asking them to sign up for our offerings. We receive enquiries for sales to follow-up days later. We do this in spite of a better approach. Tactics that employ technology to automate lead qualification and obliterate the need for […]

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Changing Jobs May Not be The Best Idea…Just Yet

9 Oct 2018

Just about every morning you wake up to the shrill sound of your alarm signalling the beginning of another 9-hour day in a job you hate. And it’s seriously getting you down. You’re not alone. In fact, the UK has one of the lowest workplace satisfaction levels in the western world. Which is perhaps why […]

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Should You Have a Mentor?

19 Sep 2018

Many greats of our time wouldn’t be where they are today without a mentor leading them through the dark. “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” — Isaac Newton Mentors help build dynamic organisations with sustainable futures, staffed by passionate and motivated new talent. And they can change […]

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The Changing Face of Marketing Director Recruitment

29 Aug 2018

Marketing isn’t what it used to be. Gone are the days of campaigns that rely on guesswork. Today, Marketing Directors/Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) have the technology and data needed to paint a vivid picture of their impact. They can demonstrate their ROI in the boardroom; real and impressive figures solidify their credibility. As a result, […]

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