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Job hoppers and jumpy CVs

As a recruitment consultant, I’m often passed CVs of candidates with a “jumpy CV” or “job hopper” types. My specialism is recruiting temporary and permanent Part Qualified and Qualified accountants into the creative industries, including Media, Marketing, Publishing and Entertainment. I wanted to write this article to disband theories or stereotypes that have prevailed about candidates that make a career of interim … Continued

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James Wildman appointed President and CEO, Hearst Magazines UK

James Wildman has been named chief executive and president of Hearst Magazines UK with a remit to expand the business through acquisitions. The announcement was made by Hearst President and CEO Steven R. Swartz and Hearst Magazines President David Carey. Wildman will report to Carey and replaces Anna Jones, who departs in February, having co-founded AllBright, a new funding platform … Continued

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Saatchi Global CEO Robert Senior to Step Down

Saatchi & Saatchi has promoted Magnus Djaba to the role of global president, following the decision by global chief executive Robert Senior to step down. Djaba, currently UK chief executive of Saatchi & Saatchi Fallon, has led Saatchi & Saatchi’s London office since 2011, and will retain responsibility for the UK business alongside his new global remit. Mr. Djaba will … Continued

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Exterion hires Telegraph’s Dave King as managing director

Dave King has been appointed UK managing director of Exterion Media, while former MD Jason Cotterrell becomes group development director. Exterion Media has boosted its position in the UK after Cotterrell helped to win Transport for London’s expanded, eight-year £2bn outdoor contract last year. King, who has been executive director at Telegraph Media Group for the last 12 years, will … Continued

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Is the demand for temporary staff higher than ever?

2016 Was a huge year. With the surprises of Brexit and Donald Trump’s election, it’s fair to say that uncertainty is the prevailing theme. “November 2016 saw placement of temporary workers in the UK rise for the 43rd successive month (according to research conducted by the World Employment Confederation).” It seems that in light of the Brexit referendum, employers are … Continued

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4 Easy Ways You Can Advance Your Career Today

Looking for a new job can sometimes be like trying to find a needle in a haystack. We’ve all been there at some point. Sending out dozens of resumes, hoping to land that job that seemed like the right fit, coming up short, tweaking your CV, and then repeating the same process. And how about those jobs where you were … Continued

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Don’t let Monday morning destroy you!

Here we are again: Monday morning. Saturday night is a distant memory and your alarm is ecstatic at the prospect of 5 days of early starts. We all struggle on a Monday morning but with these useful tips we can struggle less on a Monday. Wake up earlier – For some this suggestion will be hell however by adding extra … Continued

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IAB UK appoints Jon Mew as CEO

The Internet Advertising Bureau UK has named Jon Mew as its new chief executive. He succeeds Guy Phillipson who is stepping down after 12 years in the role. Mew, who will become CEO on 13 January, has been chief operating officer of the IAB since September 2014. He joined in November 2008 as its first head of mobile, before moving … Continued

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Publicis Groupe‘s Marco Bertozzi to join Spotify as VP, Europe

Marco Bertozzi has been tapped by Spotify to lead the brand as vice-president, Europe and head of sales in the region. In his new role, he will be based in London, overseeing Spotify’s direct, programmatic and international business across Europe. Bertozzi joins the streaming platform from Publicis’ performance marketing arm Performics where he was global chief revenue officer since April. … Continued

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