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  • 10th August 2018

How to create an effective employment value proposition

As recruitment consultants in Leeds, we’re often discussing how to attract top talent with our clients.An employment value proposition (EVP) is a key tool for getting your company culture across and for communicating the main benefits of working at your agency.

These discussions have brought up some key similarities about EVPs across creative agencies in Leeds. To help our employer clients we’ve collated our findings into 7 top tips.Read on to discover our 7 top tips for creating effe...

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  • 18th July 2018

August Networking Events and Learning Workshops

As a marketing recruitment agency in Leeds we help graphic designers, digital marketers, PR professionals and all-round marketers make their mark in the agency landscapes of Yorkshire.


We’ve gathered the top networking and learning workshops of August 2018. The events are a chance for our candidates to practice their networking skills (and hone their existing creative skills).Read on to discover what opportunities in design, digital and marketing lie ahead this su...

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  • 6th July 2018

How to work SMARTER not HARDER

The summer holiday season is fast approaching and what’s common in creative agencies is fewer people tackling the same workload.

However, having a work-life balance is highly important for overall well-being and for job satisfaction. As a creative recruitment agency we know and understand both. To help our candidates out in the summer heat (and maybe even give our employer clients a few pointers) here’s some tips on how to ...

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  • 18th June 2018

Networking Events: July 2018

As a Leeds recruitment agency we know how important it is to stay in touch with professionals in your own field. We therefore collect networking and learning events.

It's the perfect way to meet fellow professionals, gain extra confidence or just expand your skillset.This month our networking events cover a wide area. Whether you're in Leeds, Huddersfield or Manchester, there's a quality event for you to be a part of! Read on to see the complete list of even...

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  • 4th June 2018

The importance of good communication in marketing jobs

Marketing is a thriving industry in West Yorkshire. The region has been gaining more and more business investment each year and as a consequence the number of marketing jobs in West Yorkshire is on the rise. In-house brands and agencies are on the lookout for talented marketers. But how can one marketing candidate standout from another?

A marketer has many core skills. Creativity, research skills and adaptability are some of the most important ones. However, the value of these skills comes crumbling down if communication isn’t a learnt and nurtured part of your skillset.In...

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  • 21st May 2018

Networking Events: June 2018

At Gloss Recruitment, we’re committed to helping all of our candidates find the job that’s right for them. Good communication skills and meeting key people in your industry helps candidates in their job search. So we put together a monthly list of useful networking events.

As a top employment agency in Leeds, we can attest to the power of networking. It’s an excellent way of meet exciting new people and grows confidence plus expertise in your chosen career sector.This month we've rounded up some of the best networking events that <...

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  • 14th May 2018

How to write effective job descriptions for graphic design jobs

We recommend that candidates approach their CV and portfolios as their calling card. It’s the chance to make a great first impression. And likewise, an employer wanting to attract the best candidate needs to approach a job description as a calling card.

A bit back, we published an article on job descriptions for digital marketing jobs. Now, we're taking a look at writing job descriptions for graphic design jobs!Whatever position you're writing for, there are s...

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  • 16th April 2018

May 2018 Networking Events

At Gloss Recruitment, we want to do everything we can to help you find the perfect job. That's why every month, we put together a list of useful networking events for our candidates.

Networking is a golden opportunity to bolster your business contacts and aid your search for creative jobs. This month we've rounded up some of the best networking events that Leeds, Sheffield...

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  • 4th April 2018

How to Find Digital Marketing Jobs

Earlier this month we published an article on modern-day graphic designers, and how people can get a foot on that career ladder. Today, we'll be taking a look at digital marketing jobs, and examine the challenges and opportunities offered.

If you're a graduate looking for careers advice or a professional after a career change, this article is a great starting point. Read on to learn the essentials of digital marketing: wh...

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  • 14th March 2018

The Top Events at Leeds Digital Festival

Leeds isn't just a vibrant cultural hotspot; it's a digital community, with more than 3,000 digital and tech businesses working here.

Whether you're looking for startups, international brands or industry-leading agencies, looking for digital jobs in Leeds is a smart choice. As such, it's only fitting the North's largest digital festival takes place in Leeds next month!Running over two weeks from Monday the 16th to Frid...

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