Make your CV stand out for marketing

24 days ago

What is marketing? If you want to take marketing seriously as a viable career option, then you’ll have to brief yourself on the different aspects of the profession. Marketing is not simply selling ads or digital space, nor is it confined to content creation or designing fonts and company branding. Marketing is central to business growth. As marketing covers everything, you need to think about y...


How to kickstart your marketing career

about 1 month ago

So, you’ve decided not to go to university in order to pursue an immediate career in marketing, that’s great! It’s definitely not for everyone and marketing doesn’t discriminate, it’s possible to join the profession from any background. Do not sit back though, it’s important to make use of the time you might have otherwise spent studying to get ahead of the curve, make sure you’re getting relev...


Tips for first timers: Keep your job search on track

2 months ago

Looking for jobs in the marketing sector is full of highs and lows. Whether you are searching out of circumstance – maybe returning to work after time away from the industry – or necessity, a protracted search is no small undertaking, and it’s important for candidates to recognise that and keep on top of things. Some companies will hire quickly, others will instigate a long process to find just...


Soft skills for marketing

3 months ago

In order to make it in marketing, it is key to make sure you have the fundamental skills to set you up for success. Marketing is increasingly important for businesses looking to improve the customer experience, and its multifaceted nature means that it’s reaching out for a wide pool of talent, and not limiting itself to just university graduates. The success of the industry depends on a range o...


How to know what you're applying for

4 months ago

There is enough to worry about with job hunting: searching for the right role, identifying the right company, updating your CV to match the criteria and, probably the main factor, the stress of paying bills and remaining organised around a full-time schedule of recruiters and research. Of course, when breaking into marketing, the questions are more complex. With there being nearly a million sal...


Career progression for young people

4 months ago

Getting a foot on the career ladder is the important step in the life of a young person, and often seen as the most difficult. However, whether your first job is as a paper boy, barista, cashier or even a babysitter, the skills we learn in the beginning steps of our working life are ones that will stay with us to even the most high powered jobs. Beginning of Working Life… While many young peopl...


Knowing your options for school leavers

5 months ago

We get it, leaving school can be a daunting prospect! Not knowing what to do, or where to go after your exams, making sure to weigh up the pros and cons of everything. When starting out in your future it is so important to know your options, so you can set yourself up for the best possible career ahead of you. Join us in a roundup of just a few of the many paths you can take. Apprenticeships Ap...


Five tips to boss your review

6 months ago

The new year wake up call is here and many marketing professionals returning to work are asking a key question: is this where I want to be? ​ Some see the new year as time to make a new start; studies suggest 69% of UK employees could switch roles in 2019. But for others, it’s an opportunity to assess progress, dust off their career roadmap, and get it back on track; especially those keen to en...


Why marketers need to be data literate

9 months ago

What is data literacy? You may be wondering, what does data literacy actually mean? Well, in a growing and ever-evolving society like ours, data plays a huge role in every aspect of life. The ability to understand data, interact with it and simply use it, is data literacy. Data collection has grown at an exponential rate in recent times; collected and collated by companies, governments and the ...


The next age of marketers

10 months ago

Marketing comes in many different forms, from newspaper adverts to pop up banners on a website. As we all know, the world is changing very quickly on the digital front. The digital world has – and still is – growing at an exponential rate, evolving from the typical print media marketing to the digital age. The rise and domination of digital marketing has led to a major change in the way marketi...