Digital Marketing & Recruitment Blog

Would I Swipe Right On Your CV?

Online dating is all about appearance and it’s the same in recruitment. Would your CV get the hiring manager to swipe right or is it a big “X”? I just cannot believe it! The first email I opened this morning is an application with typos in the CV and two errors in their brief introduction […]

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Job Seeker Abducted By Aliens Or Too Busy To Call?

Going AWOL (absent without leave) or between you and me… that is, missing, disappeared, gone astray, done a bunk, not returning calls, emails or text or Just. Plain. Vanished. This is one of the worst situations for a recruiter. It doesn’t happen often but when a candidate goes AWOL it’s like a kick in the […]

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10 Excellent Questions To Ask At Job Interviews

Job interviews should be thought of as a 2 way conversation, therefore you should always arrive prepared with questions for your interviewer…  So you’re at an interview for a job you really want and it appears to be going well, in fact, really well! You’ve ticked all of the following… Eye contact ✔ Listening ears […]

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How To Write A Great CV

Ensuring you have a great CV is extremely important to any job search and will improve your chances of getting an invite to an interview! So, use this CV advice from our Specialist Recruiters & find your dream job! Your CV is the initial chance to grab an employer / recruiter’s attention and could make […]

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Recruiters Share CV Tips With Brighton Digital Women

Our Expert Digital Marketing Recruiter talks CVs & Prosecco at event held by the award-winning digital community, Brighton Digital Women… Who are Brighton Digital Women? Brighton Digital Women are a Sussex based not for profit organisation with a passion for sharing digital knowledge. This award-winning digital community hold meet-ups once a month in which aspirational […]

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Social Media Transparency & Job Seeking

Social technology has given us a window into spaces that were not visible before. We can now see into offices and learn about work cultures before even applying for a job. But, the window is always two-way. A peek into businesses… Through social media and other technology, we have been given the ability to not […]

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How To Write Your First CV

As Specialist Recruiters, we’ve shared a number of articles about How To Write A Great CV etc, but these are usually to help experienced professionals fine tune their CV’s.   What I’ve experienced recently is a series of conversations with first time job seekers, some of whom have never written a CV… Some of these are graduates […]

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How Technology Has Changed The CV Forever

Competition for career progression within the digital marketing industry is becoming more and more fierce.   With candidates leveraging their contacts, accessing jobs before they are released to the open market and 1000’s of vacancies featured on job sites, it is becoming increasingly important to stand out from the digital crowd. FUN CV FACT! >>> According […]

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Job Interview Questions and Answers – Secrets Revealed

Learning from the experiences of others can be beneficial in all walks of life, but especially for a job interview. Read this Q&A with interviewers as they reveal stories and secrets which can help you prepare to land the dream job!   Before, during and after our CoFounder’s incredible search marketing conference, brightonSEO, we were […]

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How Social Technology Changed Recruitment & the Job Search

Social technology has transformed the job search and recruitment process radically in the last 20 years. Remember searching for a new job by trawling through newspaper ads or sending a CV in the post? –Me neither… Technology changes and develops every day. While the principles of recruitment and job seeking are the same, the tactics […]

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