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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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Adam – A Partnership That Works

3 May 2017

With a legacy built up over 10 years of offering a ‘best in class’ recruitment consultancy service, Adam has always had the true essence of partnership at the core of all our business dealings. We’ve built our reputation by offering an integrated and valued service to both our clients and candidates. But we’re are always […]

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A Step By Step Guide To Briefing An Agency

17 May 2017

There’s a new project on the horizon and you need an agency to fulfil it. Whatever the remit, with great ambition comes great responsibility. Get the briefing process wrong and you’ll end up wasting time and money. Nail the brief, and you’ll get better agencies to pitch, with superior work that drives results, produced to […]

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Weirdest Interview Questions – Twitter tells all!

27 Jan 2017

As recruiters, we think we’ve heard it all. We can prepare our candidates for an interview as thoroughly as possible but sometimes nothing prepares you for that quirky interview question. We asked Twitter and Facebook what the weirdest interview question they’ve ever been asked was … and how they handled it! Tammy Finnigan (Facebook) “How […]

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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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The ‘War’ For PR Talent

6 Nov 2014

It is widely recognised that there is a huge shortage of talent in the Digital sector across the whole of the UK, and it is no surprise that other sectors are taking a hit in terms of a talent shortage. PR is the latest sector to come up that is feeling the pinch, especially in […]

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Hannah Domney

5 Sep 2014

Hannah Domney is the latest addition to Adam Manchester and will be taking on the PR & Communications desk at our North West HQ. We thought it might be nice to learn a little more about Hannah, so sent a few questions her way!     Tell us about your previous role?   I graduated […]

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#COMBA14

21 Mar 2014

#COMBA14 Winners The 4th annual City of Manchester Business Awards took place in the extraordinary Manchester Cathedral and it proved to be an event which simply couldn’t be missed! A star studded line up of Manchester’s finest arrived in their droves, packing out the Cathedral with 500 of businesses best and brightest. There was plenty […]

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Michael Portz

14 Feb 2014

Michael Portz Adam newcomer Michael Portz has grand designs for our new PR + Communications offering. Michael joins Adam with seven years’ experience in PR under his belt; which involves working for the likes of Google, Cisco and Adecco. After 3 years with The Good Relations Group, Michael has made the move into PR Communications recruitment […]

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