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ARTICLE: Do you observe “Sunday Funday” or do you get “The Fear”?

By Melvin Day, Managing Director As anyone who read our recent blog about changing working times will know, tech employees are working in pockets of all hours of the day and night, rather than the typical 9 – 5.  Often it’s to do with family commitments, but just as much it’s about global teams communicating …

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ARTICLE: What’s the best job you’ve ever turned down?

By Melvin Day, Managing Director We’ve recently completed a couple of recruitment processes, where as usual we’ve helped a technology company find the perfect marketer to match their culture, with the skills and experience to help them grow.  Conversely, we’ve helped the marketer find their dream job with an organisation which can also help them …

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ARTICLE: Cover Letter vs CV – which is better at showcasing your skills, experience and ability for a technology marketing job?

By Mel Day, Managing Director I recently read a great article on Linkedin by speaker / author Natasha Bowman, asking what red flags in an application or interview were deal-breakers.  Bowman contends that some of the best people she has ever hired would have been black-listed elsewhere for one of several faux pas, such as: …

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ARTICLE: Skill vs Talent – Should a Job Description Cover the Duties of the Role Rather Than the Skills Required in Order to Prevent Imposter Syndrome?

By Mel Day, Managing Director A recent article in the Harvard Business Review shone some interesting light on the mindset of people at work – namely how they go about applying for new jobs and then how they perform in their new role.  Research from organisational psychologists suggests that companies want people to grow into …

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ARTICLE: Can cost-cutting measures reduce productivity by a greater extent?

By Melvin Day, Managing Director I read with great interest a wonderful article in The Register this week which measured how long employees spend looking for a desk and then setting up for the day in a hot-desk working environment. From what seems to be pretty accurate measuring techniques by Harvard University no less, the …

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ARTICLE: What hours do technology marketeers typically work?

By Melvin Day, Managing Director Like a scene from any Lowry painting, in times gone by marketing professionals across the world trooped through the doors of their technology employer en masse and on time – at 9am every Monday. This procession was then reversed exactly eight hours later at 5pm, repeated five days a week …

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CASE STUDY: Marketing Moves Completes Successful Recruitment of Senior Marketing Manager for Software/SaaS Vendor SmartVault!

Key Details Consultant: Melvin Day, Managing Director Client: SmartVault Sector: SaaS software vendor / online document and secure file sharing Role: Senior Marketing Manager Location: London/flexible Overview When a rapidly growing digital document automation and storage company wanted to expand into the UK and EMEA, they required dedicated, local marketing support for their UK sales …

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ARTICLE: What Technology Marketing Skills Are Currently In High Demand?

Since 1991, Marketing Moves has been famous for helping marketing professionals across the UK, Europe and USA find new jobs across all areas of technology marketing, at all levels, from Marketing Assistant through to Head of Marketing and ultimately CMO. One of the reasons behind our longevity is that we constantly analyse each area of …

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