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  • 15th September 2017

Yorkshire Networking Events: October 2017

Today, we'll be highlighting some of this month's key networking events. Whether you're actively looking for a new role or just interested in making contacts with peers in your industry, then networking is an ideal opportunity for you to make key contacts.If you're looking for jobs in Yorkshire, our latest list of networking events will help you make your next career move!

York Lunch Networking

Tuesday 3rd October

If you're a little further afield than Leeds, this event may be just what you're looking for. Network B2B is holding an event at T...

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  • 14th September 2017

The Top Events in Leeds Business Week

Don't miss out on networking and seminar opportunities at this year's Leeds Business Week. We're looking forward to this Yorkshire business event, especially as there's always a lot of thought provoking events going on.There's lots going on, so to help you stay on top of it all, we've put together a handy highlight reel for marketers, digital marketers and graphic designers.

At Gloss Recruitment, we know how important it is to stay on top of your game. That's why we've put together this new list of highlights from 2017's Leeds Business Week.Running from Monday the 9th to Friday the 13th of October, Leeds Business Week is an exciting programme of business events. ...

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  • 12th September 2017

How To Nail Design Job Interviews

The interview is the most nerve-wracking part of any job hunt. Fortunately, it doesn't have to be this way.We've put together this list of tips for people, who are looking for jobs in the creative sector.Read on to find out how to nail design job interviews.Don't wait for opportunity to knock on your door.Shine in the interview and have agencies ask for you to join them.

Even absolutely perfect candidates for a role can get caught out during an interview. It's not just nerves that can get in the way of your dream job, but also experience of the interview process or knowledge of the expectations an employer has. This is especially the case in the creative sector and ...

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  • 25th August 2017

Yorkshire Networking Events: September 2017

Networking is the backbone of career growth. Whether you're going to a job fair or a simple meet and mingle, it's easier than ever to build business connections.

Today, we'll be highlighting some of this month's key networking events. Whether you're looking for jobs in Leeds or looking for something in Yorkshire in general, find the most suitable e for your next career move.Start making those all important connections today.

Business Networking at ...

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  • 23rd August 2017

10 Steps Towards a Quality Creative Portfolio

Your creative portfolio- whether it's online or offline- is more than a collection of your work. It's an ever-changing showcase of the best you have to offer. Use our hints and tips to help you put together the right portfolio for your career.

There's a common misconception that your creative portfolio has to include everything you've ever done to show your full skill set. While it's important to show a wide range of your skills and the work you've done, not all creative portfolios are created equal. Your creativity needs to be represente...

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  • 14th July 2017

How Do You Come Up With a Great Rebranding?

At Gloss Recruitment, communication is our trade. It underpins every part of our business, so it is vital that our brand represents this. We worked closely with Leeds-based integrated marketing agency Electric- now in its 28th year of business- to come up with the perfect rebranding and new logo.

Today, we’ll be taking you through our brand journey from concept to completion.Gloss Recruitment’s branding has changed several times over the years, and Electric suggested a rebranding as part of their overall strategy.In the past, our branding came across as fragmented and var...

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  • 14th July 2017

What Makes Our New Site Better than Ever?

Gloss Recruitment’s new site is the first stop for both clients and creative industry job seekers. That’s why we’ve made sure it’s easy to use, and connects candidates and businesses with the right person every time. That’s exactly what we as a job agency strive to do.

Gloss Recruitment’s new site is the first stop for both clients and creative industry job seekers. That’s why we’ve made sure it’s easy to use, and connects candidates and businesses with the right person every time. That’s exactly what we as a job agency strive to do.Our new job agen...

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  • 24th May 2017

How to Design a CV / Resume for the Creative Sector

We are often inundated with CVs and applications for our creative roles. The CVs we receive are often wonderfully expressive and creative which is exactly what you would want to see from the creative industry however, this can bring about a few problems when it comes to standardisation and optimisation.

Your CV is the most important document when it comes to applying for a  job but it’s not always easy to get it right or to do yourself justice!  In response to several cries for help we thought it would be a good idea to create a basic template that can be referred to for ideas when trying to cr...

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  • 6th May 2017

Gloss Hot Jobs May 2017 – a selection of our best!

Summer is on its way and its time to bring on the heat! We're on fire at the moment and the jobs just keep coming in!

Gloss are proud to offer some of the very best roles within the creative, digital, Marketing and PR sectors in Yorkshire so here is our monthly pick of the best.This May we have chosen three exciting specs that are so hot they nearly melted our flip flops. All of them offer creativity and pro...

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  • 6th May 2017

Age is just a number – how to approach a career change at 40 plus.

What would make you really happy? If you could switch jobs now, what would inspire and interest you enough to make you want to rise early and go to work with enthusiasm and a sense of purpose every day?

Perhaps you think it’s too late? It might be true that given the years of study it requires, the career in law you wish you had pursued is now out of reach, but with a bit of thought you might find a related role in which you can use the wealth of skills and abilities you have built up over the ye...

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