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‘Google Hire’ – Whats...

Hot of the press is Google’s recent announcement that they are looking to provide a new feature for both job seekers and employers. “Google Hire” rumours started circulating in March when eagle eyed searchers noticed a domain by the name of hire.withgoogle.com. The domain directed the user towards a service called “Google Hire”. Although this […]

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Coming Up For Air

Wow! What an exciting, challenging and rewarding first five months of 2017 we have had at Better Placed HR People. Time to come up for air, take stock and in doing so I wanted to share with everyone the journey we have been on so far. As many of my network know the first few […]

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10 Recruitment Trends you must Know...

It’s always good to stay on top of what is coming up in the world of recruitment and strategy. As recruiters, it is our job to keep you at the forefront of recruiting trends and everything recruitment based. So here is a rundown of what we believe are the essential trends in the world of […]

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Should the boss be on social media?...

It could be said that there’s something of a clear divide when it comes to CEOs: those that started managing before the advent of social media, and those who have never managed without it. The difference is quite an important one when it comes to social media attitudes of those leading companies. For those which […]

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What are good marketing skills that...

There is a host of more holistic skills that are good marketing skills, not just being good at social media or understanding how Facebook ads work. The best marketers will have a lot of these tendencies, and if you’re looking to get into the field without much experience, then having some of these skills could […]

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The 10 Leeds Digital Marketers You...

If you are pursuing a career in marketing then where better to engage with fellow marketers than on Twitter? Here are ten personalities based in the Leeds area and are well worth a follow.   Danny Graham @dagra2 Danny is never one to fray away from a funny tweet. Boasting impressive 15.9K followers, Danny has […]

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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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