Posts Tagged: Office Fun


The Recruitment Process Is Just Like The X Factor…

Guilty! – I’ve been watching The X Factor this year and I’m hooked. As I’ve watched the auditions progress to live shows it’s got me thinking how each of the rounds the contestants go through reflect the different stages of the recruitment process. Ultimately, The X Factor is one big interview for the ‘dream job’!.

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Pokemon Go

Should Pokémon ‘Go’ away in the workplace?

So, (in case you’ve been living under a rock for the past week) Pokémon Go is a newly released, free-to-play, augmented reality game for Android and iPhone. The game has been somewhat of a global phenomenon, and has got us all out Pokémon hunting with our smartphones in the real world.   Currently the top.

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Your marketing team is more like Harry Potter than you think

Your marketing team is more like Harry Potter than you think…

So, for my first ever blog, I thought I would combine something I do on a daily basis (other than talk about Harry Potter!) with my all-time favourite book/movie franchise. It got me thinking that most marketing ‘characters’ within the team have the exact traits of JK Rowling’s famous individuals. Take a look and see.

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Happy Birthday

Happy 10th Birthday Brand Recruitment!

Happy birthday to us! – It’s crazy to think that we’ve been around for a decade…Brand Recruitment was founded in Cambridge back in 2005 when we spotted a gap in the market for a specialist marketing recruiter with strong local roots and knowledge. Over the past ten years we’ve literally gone from two people starting.

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Brand Recruitment takes part in ‘Wear it. Beat it.’ with BHF

After hearing about the ‘Wear it. Beat it.’ campaign, Brand Recruitment was inspired to take part to help raise money for the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

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Are marketers getting into the Halloween spirit for 2014?

Halloween, once known as All Hallows Eve, is a billion-pound industry, although it can sometimes feel overshadowed as you can almost guarantee that as Halloween is approaching, Christmas is creeping up on us too. However, there are many ways that companies can scare up more business during this holiday, particularly within the retail industry which.
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Brand Recruitment is holding a Halloween Bake Off for Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Brand Recruitment is proud to be continuing our fundraising for a charity that is close to our hearts, Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Earlier this year we took part in #TheChangeChallenge where we raised a fantastic £400, more than 4 times our target of £75 after we achieved our target of gaining 75 new Twitter followers and.
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The ‘Brand’ British Bake Off

Here at Brand Recruitment we wanted to get into the baking spirit as 'The Great British Bake Off' came back onto our television screens. Some of the team are avid followers of the hit TV show which has been running since 2010 with judges including cookery writer Mary Berry. On Friday 22nd August, we held.
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Task Brasil receives donation on behalf of Brand Recruitment’s Team Players of the Month

Joby Read, Rachel Kaye and Louise Keeley have been chosen by their colleagues at Brand Recruitment as the ‘Team Players of the Month’ for June 2014. This time around we came up with three new categories for each member of staff to nominate one colleague under to result in three, different overall winners. The categories.
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RSPCA and Sport Relief receive donations on behalf of Brand Recruitment’s Team Players of the Month

Lauren Barham, Dominic Phipps, Alana Walden and Claire Webster have been chosen by the rest of the staff here at Brand Recruitment as our ‘Team Players of the Month’ for March 2014. As the first Team Player award of the New Year we have come up with an updated voting system which involves having three.
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