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How much do people in marketing earn?

The Office of National Statistics has released figures showing that those who work in marketing earn an average of £36,436  per year, which is in line with the UK average salary of £36,611 (which accounts for all employees in full-time work).The report...

How to work from home

Working from home is very prevalent in the marketing industry. In fact, Brand Recruitment recorded that marketing professionals ranked flexible working as the most important benefit to them in their annual Marketing Salary Survey in 2018. And it’s no...

New Year, new career?

As 2020 fast approaches, is your new year’s resolution to tackle a new challenge in a fresh marketing role?  In a recent survey we ran with jobseekers in the marketing industry: 88% told us they will be looking for a new job in 202053% told us they were...

Marketing assistant job description

Marketing assistants typically support marketing managers and executives on different projects. They are also expected to contribute to marketing strategies and campaigns. The role of a marketing assistant can be varied, working across a range of different...

Creating a viral marketing video

Today, anyone can make a video and everyone can share it. So creating an online viral phenomenon is easy, right? Well, not quite. Despite the endless stream of overnight successes, only 1.2% of videos on Facebook actually go viral. So how do we at...

Top tips for crafting the perfect marketing cover letter

Cover letters are a make or break element to job applications in a whole range of different industries. They’re a tricky skill and can be a thorn in the side of job applications for some people. In particular, anyone who has had to apply to a lot of jobs...

What is a virtual job fair? An interview with Dave Capper

We recently caught up with Managing Director of the Sales, Marketing & Hospitality Job Fair, Dave Capper, to see why he thinks you need to start your job search at our virtual job fair. Here’s what he had to say…   First things first, what is a virtual job...

How To Land Your First Career Job, As Told By Marketing Managers

Finding a career job after graduating can often be quite daunting. You’ve spent the last three (or more) years on your degree and now it’s time for the equally hard task of securing employment. For some people, this can be a relatively straightforward...

7 quick tips to achieve happiness at work

We spend so much time at work, we’re bound to feel frustrated or unhappy at some stage. With routine can come the feeling of boredom, so it’s easy to fall into a period of unhappiness.Happiness at work depends on many factors. Luckily, many of them are...

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