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Top tips on inspiring your staff, d...

Find inspiration anywhere The internet is full of #MondayMotivation sayings and quotes every week. But, who even said everyone needs motivating on a Monday? When you love your job, you’re consistently motivated to do great work, however, sometimes you need an inspiration boost. We have put together some ideas that will help you and your […]

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Agency Update – March 2017...

Is it just me, or is this year going very (and suspiciously) quickly? It feels like weeks ago I was typing “Happy New Year” as the header of the January post, and wondering where to start! They do say that when you’re older, time seems to go quicker… Anyway! We’re cracking on into April now, […]

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Alec Wann’s first 6 months at...

6 months at Better Placed and what a journey it’s been so far – plenty of highs, a few lows but overall a thoroughly enjoyable experience and a great place to work! I was apprehensive at first as recruitment was a completely new career for me, having previously spent 3 years as an elite swimming […]

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We won…. We won….. We won Team...

One of the numerous incentives at Better Placed is “Team of the Year” whereby the selected team wins a 24 hour trip to any European City! Team London won this for 2016 and we decided to whisk ourselves away to spend our time in Paris. Leaving on the earliest Eurostar possible (without travelling in total […]

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Social Media Apprentice

Are you a Facebook Fanatic, Tweetaholic or Instagram addict? Well, imagine getting paid for doing the stuff you love. Better Placed is looking for a bright, creative and enthusiastic social media apprentice to join its team in Manchester while studying for a City and Guilds social media apprenticeship from The Juice Academy. Beats by Dre, […]

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Better Placed… 15 years and count...

2017 is Better Placed’s 16th year in business and having recently celebrated our 15th Birthday, it’s been a time for reflection, but also a time to look ahead with excitement.  We are still as ambitious as ever; proud to have built a business that has genuine values and one we hope has made a difference. We […]

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Agency Update – February 2017...

Welcome to the second edition of our monthly blog  where we want to share our experiences of the last month, some insight into the market and ideas for how to attract the best talent to your agency. February’s been a really busy month for our agency team with several events, a new starter and a […]

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interview tips for digital marketing

Top interview tips for Digital Mark...

After a busy week prepping candidates for interviews I thought it would be helpful to write a blog on a few simple, yet effective tips on what line managers are looking for in the digital space. There are obvious ‘do’s and don’ts’ at interviews, however this blog is focused on the nature of digital marketing […]

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George gives us an insight into his...

Eight weeks into my career at Better Placed, and a question I keep getting asked by candidates and clients alike, is “how’s your first couple of months been?”. So I thought I’d share it with the world (or at least my Linked In network). Leaving Michael Page to join a smaller independent agency was a […]

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Better Placed Strengthens “Agency...

We are pleased to have recently appointed Ian Lenehan as Manager of our Agency Recruitment team. Experienced recruiter Ian brings an impressive level of recruitment knowledge within the creative industry having previously worked at Forward Role and Blueskies.   In his new role at Better Placed, he will strengthen the team specialising in agency, creative, […]

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