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From industry insight to interview tips, our blog will keep you up to date with the latest 

INBOX Recruitment news.


Tips for nailing your dream job in a candidate driven market

Great news for job-seekers! After what can only be described as a catastrophic year for employment in 2020, things appear to have bounced back with a vengeance! With so many opportunities out there in the marketing, creative and digital sectors, as a candidate, you’re in a strong position to secure

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Candidates drive the jobs market. What it means.

Hands up who’s loving life now that lockdown restrictions have massively relaxed? Yep – You too? With the easing of lockdown, we’ve seen a great recovery in the job market too – which has also got to be good news right? Absolutely!! For job seekers there are lots of brilliant

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Copywriter and Content Creator recruitment

Copywriters & Content Creators. What’s the difference?

When it comes to recruiting a wordsmith that meets your business needs, it pays to know what you’re looking for. Sure there are some similarities between a Copywriter and a Content Creator – more so when it comes to the well-penned, but there are some distinct differences. The Marketing Copywriter

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National Learn at Work Week Wins

It’s National Learn at Work Week this week, and we know there are lots of great initiatives to ensure the continued learning and development of employees within your business. Encouraging your teams to learn new skills, explore new ideas and connect with a variety of industry professionals is vital –

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Why workplace diversity means more than just equality

When it comes to recruiting new talent, many businesses can find themselves unwittingly oblivious to the matter of diversity in the workplace. Some might think its merely a matter of race, gender, marital status, religious background or sexual orientation and some might overlook these factors altogether. Regardless – there’s a

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Managing stress while job-searching

Did you know? April is National Stress Awareness Month? Life can be stressful at the best of times, never mind throwing job hunting into the mix. Whether you’re eager to move on from your current role or find yourself unemployed and overwhelmed by the worries that that situation brings, stress

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Job search tips, Marketing Jobs, Creative Jobs, Technical Jobs

10 tips for smashing it on your job search in 2021

2020 was nothing short of a shocker – with job losses and redundancies here, there and everywhere, but you’ll be pleased to know things are already looking up. If you’re among the many who have found themselves jobless as a result of redundancy or have simply come to your senses

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Internal Communications jobs

Are Internal Comms on the increase?

The rise of remote working. Ever changing government guidelines. Increased mental welfare concerns. It’s no wonder internal communications have become a priority for businesses over the course of the last year. Here at INBOX Recruitment, we’re seeing a huge surge in demand for expertise in this area and here are

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Recruitment advice Interview tips

Recruitment Faux Pas

When it comes to recruitment, it is all too easy to get wrapped up in trying to find and secure the perfect candidate that some simple, yet crucial points get overlooked. A perspective that we like to share with clients is to remember that the candidate is as important to

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Satnav or Roadmap? Either way, we have direction!

The route has been plotted, the destination is pretty clear and there are even step-by-step instructions along the way – right? Sure there are plenty of opportunities for delays and road closures, but as long as we all drive sensibly and stick to the ‘Covid code’, fingers crossed, we should

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Confidence

Confidence crisis? You’re not alone.

Hands up if you’ve held off from applying for your dream role because you don’t quite feel up to the job that you are more than capable of absolutely SMASHING? Whether you’ve lost your job through redundancy or just know, now’s the time to move on from your current role,

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Curiosity killed the cat.

They say ‘curiosity killed the cat.’ But did it? Really? How else are you supposed to build a feline empire if you don’t get out there and explore? Same goes for us. The last 12 months have changed the way we work immeasurably and working in complete isolation simply isn’t

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Inbox recruitment IR35

IR35 – Are you up to scratch on your changing tax responsibilities?

The delayed changes to IR35 are coming into force this April. The updated legislation is set to affect both businesses and individuals providing services through personal service companies (limited companies) or other intermediaries. It’s imperative that everyone understands the impact of the changes and their responsibilities, before 6th April 2021.

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“Do you have any questions?”

There’s nothing like being asked “Do you have any questions?” for all the blood to rush out of your head, taking any sense of curiosity with it. It’s one of the most important questions asked at interview stage, offering you the opportunity to demonstrate your keenness for the role and

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So you’ve landed that Interview. Now what?

If your brain freezes like Zoom operating off a copper broadband connection in the outer Hebrides when it comes to that crucial moment, you’ll want to make sure you’re extra prepped to stand a chance of landing your dream role. Talking of Zoom, the rise in online interviews due to

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Adaptability. The way forward

Adaptability. It’s a brand quality that has been vital for success over the last 12 months and one that doesn’t look like it’s disappearing anywhere soon. With Government guidelines changing on a local, national and international level, on almost a daily basis, it’s essential that your #Marketing, #PR, #Creative and

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Happy New Year from INBOX Recruitment

WOW! What a year!! When the clock struck midnight on 31st January 2019, we didn’t see that one coming, that’s for sure! Here’s hoping for better things to come in 2021. 2020 was a game changer for many, with lots of lessons learned. It’s reshaped businesses and changed the way

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