- 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...Read more
- 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
- 24th September 2019
How to avoid job search burnout
If you're working in design or marketing (or thinking of doing so) now is a really exciting time for these industries! The UK's design sector grew by 8% last year, while the advertising and marketing sector grew by 9.5%. But if you're on the job hunt in these sectors, it's easy to lose your motivation in the process.
Job search burnout is a common problem when you're looking for a job. A string of rejections can tank your motivation, and it's often tough to pull yourself out of a vicious cycle when you're stuck in the middle of it. Applying for—and failing to get—jobs can devolve into a vicious cycle of h...Read more
- 9th September 2019
The 7 most common job application mistakes to avoid
Finding your dream job after a lengthy search is a fantastic feeling. But whether you're looking for digital or design agency jobs in Leeds, it's easy to stumble over one of the first hurdles in the application process.
That's why we've put together this guide to the common mistakes we make when applying for jobs. All of these are easy to avoid when you know what to look for. With this knowledge, you'll be able to prevent a great application being spoiled by something totally avoidable. We've also highlighted mista...Read more
- 19th August 2019
5 signs it’s time to change jobs
We at Gloss know what it's like to feel stuck in a rut. And if you've been working in one place for a while, you might be feeling it's time to change jobs.
As it turns out, this isn't that unusual; on average, British workers change jobs once every five years. But is leaving your current job the right move for you? We know it's a big decision, and you want to make an informed choice. That's why we've identified the five main reasons people decide a ...Read more
- 16th July 2019
How to get the most out of creative brainstorms
The humble brainstorm is a vital tool in the creative professional's toolkit.
However, if you're a recent graduate or career changer, you might not be sure of the best brainstorming approach. We're here to give you the knowledge you need to hit it off, in any marketing jobs in West Yorkshire. In this article we'll show you how to brainstorm most effectively. We'll explore ...Read more
- 24th June 2019
The handiest PR news resources
If you're a recent graduate (or looking to change careers) we know getting onto a new career ladder can be tricky.
But don't worry! If you're looking to give yourself an advantage in your search for PR jobs in Leeds, there are plenty of websites with the latest stories and developments. We've rounded up some of the top resources for PR and digital news. By keeping a close eye on website like these, you'll mak...Read more
- 11th June 2019
The jargon of creative agencies—brush up on your lingo
At Gloss Recruitment we work to support everyone looking for creative agency jobs in Leeds; whether you're a recent graduate, changing careers, or just looking for a new creative job, our team is happy to help.
Part of the job hunt is finding the perfect match between a candidate and the culture of a creative agency. We know our candidates are cream of the crop talent looking for the right agency. We match each candidate with an agency that will challenge the, nurture them and help them reach their career ...Read more
- 31st May 2019
Digital Marketing News Recap: May 2019
To help you stay on top of the latest developments, we've put together this new roundup of stories; it covers the most important updates from both Leeds and the wider digital landscape.
Leeds prepares for Channel 4’s arrivalLast year, we learned that the broadcaster Channel 4 was opening an office in Leeds. In response to this, Leeds City Council is taking a closer look at the wider needs of Leeds' creative sectors. [caption id="... Read more
- 16th May 2019
How to Settle Into Your First Creative Agency Job
Whether you're changing your career or starting it, creative agency jobs in Leeds are a rewarding choice. However, there's still plenty to consider before you apply.
In this guide we'll highlight typical activities, how to work well with your colleagues, and what you can learn from them during your time working at a creative agency of Leeds.