As the marketing industry emerges from the pandemic, it is crucial that those working within it have the right skills to help their brands recover and grow. In this article, hear from the marketing leaders making investment in their function a priority as Covid recovery approaches. Consumer behaviour has changed rapidly and radically during lockdown.
If you’ve been on Linkedin recently, you would have seen some of the ways candidates are applying for roles and trying to make themselves seen. And let’s just say some are wild. Do you feel like you have to really think out of the box to now be seen by your future employers? Do.
How marketers can boost their careers by identifying and leveraging people who can form their own ‘personal boardroom’ A post-pandemic jobs boom is set to be upon us. The Evening Standard has predicted a “war for talent” as hiring opens back up, with one global advertising CEO calling the jobs market “hot”. And 38% of.
I think the main question we’re all asking ourselves is ‘are we ready for office life again?’ It’s safe to say the days of working back in the office have been long anticipated and this may or may not be good news to some. For over a year our lives have done a 360 and.
Securing a new role can be a hard slog or a speedy, whirlwind process – every employer is different, but it is important to know what to expect if you do make it to the final hurdle. If you’ve been presented with a job offer that you want to accept, there are a few.
Wow! What a difference a few weeks can make to the marketing recruitment market and isn’t it a buoyant market now! Over the last few weeks, we’ve been working on more new positions than before COVID-19, which has started to feel less of a world away now shops, pub gardens and restaurants (with their.
To have your product sold out in stores thanks to it being the centre of a surprise viral frenzy on TikTok has been all in a day’s work for Little Moons marketing director Ross Farquhar. The hashtag #littlemoons has racked up over 204 million views on TikTok, snowballing after one TikTok user posted a video.
By Arran Roberts CIM – Digital Marketing Manager at EQUUS. In what has been a very different few months from “The Norm”, I’m sure you are as excited as I am for the day when phrases such as “Social Distancing”, “Stop the Spread” and “Covidiots” are locked in an archive, never to be heard from.
Hype brand collaborations are forging new paths to growth by accessing untapped sub-cultures. Find out how in this analysis of the Sprite x Jeff Staple collaboration How much would you pay for a biscuit? If you were really, really hungry you might offer, what, double? They are, after all, consumables. A couple of bites and.
Guest blog post from Jim Kinloch, Conversion Detectives, a creative content marketing agency in Herts – Content Marketing Gold Everything online is content. Not everything online is original. Where to Start with Content? What we’re talking about here is being a mite more creative with what we put on our website, our email and our.
If you’ve been on LinkedIn lately, you’ve probably seen the phrase ‘personal brand’ pop up a few times. Used to describe the amazing potential that can come from consistent and relevant posting over LinkedIn, a personal brand is a key part of business relationship building that many job seekers overlook. Gary Gumbleton, Creative Director at.
I’ve worked in sales & recruitment for over 25 years, in terms of my recruitment career 10 years of that focused on marketing and now specialising in sales & business development. In that time I’ve had the pleasure of sitting next to some fantastic salespeople but additionally some great marketeers, and this is a.
Lockdown 3.0! Definitely another reason to focus on you right now and although we’ve been here before, it doesn’t make it any easier on our mental health BUT even if one of these points we’ve shared, on how we stay positive and creative during lockdown, helps you, then our work here is done! I’m sure.
…for consumers to give and show love this Christmas, amid a turbulent festive period for retailers? For many, the advent of the John Lewis Christmas advert signals the start of the festive season. It started from humble beginnings back in 2007, but it’s been a multi-million-pound production in recent times, one that has served as.
When we asked advertisers which strategies, they usually use to market the websites or a brand, they usually tell the common tools for digital marketing. These tools are usually for keyword research, site analysing, backlink research and content analysis, modification, third-party referencing, effort, and email marketing. Although there is no general tool that serves every.
The coronavirus pandemic has sparked further discussion about the role of the CMO and its relevance in facing today’s challenges. The need for empathy during turbulent times has never been clearer but, if the CMO role is to be rebooted, the entire C-suite need a refresh too. These extraordinary times demand a fundamental rethink.
Over-65s are affluent, accepting of brands and increasingly accessible via digital channels. Here’s how marketers should approach them… Last summer, CIM’s Catalyst magazine ran a cover story called ‘Age of Wonder’. It looked at how over-50 consumers were “woefully underserved” by stereotypical media images and reductive marketing campaigns. A year on, research shows the global.
Following the initial ‘shock and awe’ of Covid-19, companies and consumers are striving (admittedly, some more successfully than others) to adjust to the ‘new normal’, some of the changes taking place now may be permanent additions to the marketer’s working life. On the one hand, companies previously used to floating serenely are now sailing in.
Since the sending of the first email back in the 70s, a lot has changed. Emails have evolved to become a leading medium of formal as well as informal communications. Since the beginning of the email era, emails have been utilised in almost all aspects of life. One of the most important and modern uses.
2019 supercharged brand involvement in issues of social responsibility. But as more of these stories come to light, the more polarising these issues can become. Do businesses, of all sizes, risk losing mass reach if they continue to pursue a ‘woke’ strategy? The phrase ‘Get woke, go broke’ originated after a paper by John Ringo.
In an industry forged at the very heart of establishment values, the financial services sector has been struggling with increased competition and decreasing brand loyalty. By looking beyond its borders for fresh talent, financial services could start a brand-new golden age. If you skim the surface, the previous decade was not been kind to the.
Glassdoor has recently carried out a study which reveals the most common mistakes candidates make on their CV. This got us thinking at Brand Recruitment, so we’ve put together a list of common ‘mistakes’ we come across daily. We agree with one of the main points Glassdoor makes about the jargon that candidates use on.