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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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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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