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Day in the life of the managing director at PromoVeritas

Jeremy Stern is the Managing Director for PromoVeritas.I run PromoVeritas, a London based marketing agency that specialises in what we call 'Promotional Compliance' - that is ensuring that the prize draws, competitions and instant win promotions run by...

How to get your marketing CV noticed

Marketing is highly competitive, and your best weapon is a sharp CV if you want to land a top role. Your CV is your shop window to showcase potential employers your core skills, talents and knowledge. As such, you want your CV to give recruiters a picture of exactly...

10 habits of highly successful employees

Do you ever wonder how you could become more successful in your career? It’s not as difficult as you think…Those considered successful have been practicing routine and efficient work for some time. If you’re wondering exactly what it is that successful...

How to answer: “What is your greatest strength?”

"What is your greatest strength?" is a common interview question, often paired with by ‘What is your greatest weakness?’ You might think that talking about your strengths would be easier than discussing your weaknesses, but you should prepare to answer this question,...

How to answer: “Where do you see yourself in five years?”

‘Where do you see yourself in five years?’ is one of the most common, yet frustrating questions you can expect to be asked in a job interview.Rarely will someone be able to predict exactly where they’ll be in five years time. But don't worry - your...

Day in the life of a Marketing Manager at JournoLink

My name is Julie, I work as a marketing manager for JournoLink.   How did you get into this career? I have studied business and marketing for 5 years in France and in the UK. I have a masters degree in marketing and PR. During my studies, I had to complete...

Simply Marketing Jobs launches first annual jobseeker report

Simply Marketing Jobs is proud to reveal that we have launched our first ever annual report for 2018! The report covers data collected around jobseekers in the marketing industry from our website in 2017-18, and was created to guide hiring managers with...

10 tips for a top cover letter

A cover letter accompanies your CV when you apply for a job. The letter is designed to act as a short introduction to you and your expertise. It should be your pitch to encourage an employer to consider your CV. A cover letter should be professional and...

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