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  • 15th January 2020

Creativity is evolving – Competition in homage of International Creativity Month

Find out all about our brand new competition! Get your design in front of hundreds of Leeds marketing agencies.

It's competition time!

Did you know January is International Creativity Month? Traditionally we celebrate the month by sharing creative ideas and innovations. At Gloss Recruitment we’re all about creativity and creative jobs. That's why, in order to pay homage to t...

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  • 9th January 2020

7 signs you’re suffering from more than Blue Monday

Are you dreading Blue Monday? Find out if you're suffering from more than the typical Blue Monday feels in our latest article.

2020 is upon us, but you might feel unhappier than you expected. It's more common than you might expect, but if you feel like you're suffering from Blue Monday, our new guide may be just what you're looking for.

What is Blue Monday?

Blue Monday falls e...

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  • 13th December 2019

The most in-demand creative jobs of 2020

As the new year approaches, it's a great opportunity to make a positive change in your career. One way you can do this is to find a position in an in-demand job role.

To help you find the right creative jobs in 2020, we've taken a closer look at what Leeds has to offer in 2020, including key industry developments. We've also rounded up the three most in-demand job roles in the year ahead, and looked at how Gloss can help you find the right job going forward. Read more

  • 2nd December 2019

How to become an in-demand prfoessional

Leeds' dynamic agency landscape means there are plenty of opportunities for creative professionals. Whether you're interested in graphic design jobs or digital marketing jobs, Leeds is a great place to begin your job search.

Of course, this also means that the Leeds job market is highly competitive. Today, candidates need to do everything they can to stand out as an in-demand professional. That's why we've created this new guide to helping you realise your full potential. Thinking of changing your existing job? Check...

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  • 20th November 2019

How to avoid burnout when reading CVs and leading interviews

When you're looking for a quality candidate, reading CVs and conducting interviews comes with the territory. But over time this can become incredibly stressful, and leads to a dangerous overload situation.

CV and interview burnout jeopardises your ability to hire new employees, or your next long-term agency team member. We've drawn on our experience as a creative recruitment agency in Leeds to highlight common scenarios and warning signs. We'll also show you how to avoid interview overload and perform...

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  • 8th November 2019

How to avoid burnout in creative roles

We all want to work in a job that really fulfils us, but it's very easy to feel exhausted and demoralised by the work instead. This can turn into burnout, and it's a serious problem for people who suffer from it.

Employers and employees alike should do all they can to avoid burnout. Research from Gallup shows that b...

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  • 30th October 2019

What does Brexit mean for the creative sector?

Brexit's been dominating headlines for the last few years, and there's a lot of uncertainty about its impact on business. The UK's creative sector is no different, but it can be tricky to learn what's going to happen next.

As a specialist creative and marketing recruiter for some of Leeds' biggest creative agencies, we know that Brexit is going to have an impact on both our business and yours. That's why we've written this new guide to Brexit's effects on creative businesses. We'll touch upon some common concerns from...

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  • 21st October 2019

What is the Gloss Refer A Friend Reward Plan?

Find out how you can help a friend make their next exciting career step.

Refer a friend to Gloss Recruitment and receive a £150 voucher! 

Taking that first step towards a new job or even a new career can be tough. Sometimes it feels safer to stick to the current job you have, but if it’s not in the field you want to buil...

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  • 21st October 2019

Refer A Friend Full Terms and Conditions

Please see the full terms and conditions of the Gloss Recruitment refer a friend plan.

Full Refer A Friend Reward Plan Terms & Conditions

Gloss Recruitment’s Refer a Friend reward plan is limited to referrals of personal contacts. You must not refer any person under this plan where you gained or developed the relationship through your employment, offic...

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  • 9th October 2019

The top 3 digital marketing interview task mistakes


Getting an interview for a digital marketing job is a big achievement! We know that the last thing you want to do is fall at the finishing line by making an avoidable mistake in the interview.

That's why we've put together this new article highlighting the most common mistakes candidates make. Leeds is an especially vibrant area for digital agencies, and by following these tips you'll make it easier to land your dream digital job in Leeds. While there's some overlap with Read more