5 tips on creating great content marketing for Facebook

by Bethan Jones-Arthur In a world where more of us are using social media than ever before, businesses need to finally realise its power. With potential to grab the attention of several new customers, Facebook is a valuable marketing tool that can both increase brand awareness and improve brand identity. Here are five tips you …

9 ways to boost your personal branding using social media

People buy from people, so the saying goes. But it is true, so why is it that in a sector as competitive as recruitment that recruiters – at all levels – spend so little time on building their own personal brand? In the six months to June 2016, more than 3,000 new recruitment businesses were …

Facebook draws up battle plan to fight LinkedIn for candidates

You would be forgiven for thinking that because LinkedIn charges an arm and a leg for it’s premium licenses that jobs seekers are more likely to find their next role using this site above any other. But you would be wrong. According to a study conducted by Link Humans, 76% of social job seekers found …

With over 300 million users you’d have to be a moron to say Twitter’s days are numbered

by Paul MacKenzie-Cummins, Editor Yet that is precisely what some people are saying. Flat user numbers, falling revenues and the re-appointment of co-founder Jack Dorsey as CEO to slow down the perceived decline in the face of growing competition from the likes of Snapchat and Instagram et al have all conspired to lead many in …

Banging on about blogs and fannying around with photos…social ROI pays

by Chloe Whitelock, PIE Recruitment I’ve gone through a career evolution. Two years ago, I was a recruiter. After 15 years, and with all of the highs and lows that a fast-paced sales career brings, I still loved it. I was a seller, driven by smashing targets, seeing my carefully nurtured team do the same …