How I Became A…

How I see my role as a Recruiter

When I started in recruitment I was promised I could earn lots of money quickly, which you can.

I was hooked. I had to do this job.

I was chasing money, I admit that I got into recruitment to earn money and leave the industry as soon as possible.

I soon found out that what came with this job was unethical practices, which I just did not like.

Lying to people, sending companies CVs they do not want, unnecessary amounts of cold calls amongst some.… Read more

5 Mins With Technical Director Toby Powell-Blyth

5 Mins With Technical Director Toby Powell BlythHere is another “5 Mins With…” post sharing how respected industry professionals got their breaks and progressed in their careers. This time I spoke to Toby Powell-Blyth, Technical Director at Mr & Mrs Smith about his background, the challenges he has faced, and the mistakes and highlights of his career.

If you aspire to be a Technical Director like Toby, read on…

How I Became A Digital Technical Director

How /why did you enter the industry?
I guess I always played with computers since I was young.… Read more

5 Mins With Digital Technical Director Jon Harvey

I5 Mins With Digital Technical Director Jon Harveyt is always interesting to find out how successful people have got to where they are, often their career ladder has parallels with your own. In this post I interviewed Cherry Advertising’s Digital Technical Director Jon Harvey to discover how he entered the digital marketing industry, what the challenges and responsibilities of his role involve, and most importantly what the rewards are.

How I Became A Digital Technical Director

How did you enter the industry?

I got digital marketing completely by chance; on a work placement during my last year of secondary school. … Read more