Jul11

Jason Gowlett

How to stay competitive in marketing

Posted by Jason Gowlett at 12:14 PM

Marketing is a highly competitive industry – especially when it comes to recruitment.  After all, if securing a job is about selling yourself then marketers have a built-in advantage.
 
So if you're looking for a job, changing your job or just want to protect the future of your career, it pays to find ways to stay a few steps ahead of your competitors.

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Jun19

Jason Gowlett

Recognising when it’s time to move jobs

Posted by Jason Gowlett at 09:15 AM

Changing your job is often thought to be an unsettling and stressful life event. Fear of the unknown can keep you trapped in an unfulfilling job and unwilling to step out of your comfort zone.

You need to conquer your fear and realise that change is inevitable. Explore your options and make the right decision to suit you and your needs.

But how do you recognise when it’s time to move jobs?

Here are five signs that it’s time to make the move.

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Sep25

Jason Gowlett

My Top Tips for Using Social Media in Your Job Hunt

Posted by Jason Gowlett at 10:28 AM

Searching for a new job can be an exciting but also a challenging experience. Should you look for the same sort of role you've worked in before, or look to switch to something else? What is it you value most about a job, and what do you need to think about before applying for a particular role? At times, it can be bewildering. That's why recruitment can be so rewarding – it's a chance to play a part in one of the major transformations in peoples' lives. It's also why we work so hard at Direct Line Group Careers to think of new ways to ease the process as best we can, and ensure you have the information you need.

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