Last night team Hanson donned their glad rags and set sail (or rather flagged a taxi) to the annual Recruiter Awards being held at The Grosvenor Hotel. Among the serious business of practicing acceptance speeches and limbering up the champagne hands there was some light speculation surrounding our prospective comrades. Having air kissed our way [...]
I came out of Last week’s Media Tel “Video Upfronts” event with a refreshed view of Youtube, an admiration for a new generation of “Vloggers” and about ten Youtube channels to want to get involved in (Fashtag, Earth Unplugged, Foodtube and Mixmagtv to name but a few). Video is so far from being TV re-runs [...]
Simone has joined Hanson to recruit marketing positions across a number of sectors. This growth is to meet the growing demand from clients for broader marketing people to work alongside their PR and Communications teams. “Joining Hanson to set up this wider offering to clients is a fantastic opportunity that I’m excited to be taking. [...]
CommsChat is a weekly Twitter chat on Monday evenings from 8 to 9pm with several “guest Twitterers” discussing topical subjects in PR, comms and marketing. It’s the largest Twitter chat of its sort in Europe, with one recent chat generating 1,961,806 impressions, reaching an audience of 217,244! The communications job marketplace has always been a [...]
Women can often seriously under estimate their skills and experience, or don’t feel comfortable engaging in conversations about their own career. Following on from our Gender Balance in Communications study, we have been working with The Women in Public Affairs Network to look at issues that affect women at work and one of the key [...]
Prepped with my entry badge and an over-priced cup of tea I entered the Confex Exhibition with an open mind. Within five minutes I was laden with more carrier bags and brochures than was feasible – especially when also balancing said tea and trying not to shower the entry stewards with business cards whilst trying [...]
Our very own Alice Weightman was asked to sit on panel of extraordinary women who were asked to bring their own experiences to LEYF‘s Annual Margaret Horn debate. Find out more from June O’Sullivan‘s blog about The Great Women’s Trade Off: Helping Women Succeed at Work.
It takes just as much effort to have a wonderful day as it does to have a miserable one. Why not enjoy yourself? Want to have the best workday ever? Day after day? It’s not as difficult as you think. These 10 tweaks to your everyday behavior will virtually guarantee you a day that’s not [...]
Hanson Search recently undertook a project for WellChild. We helped them completely renovate a garden and make it safe and usable for a child that was very much in need of help. See the photos here!
Since the launch of our Gender Balance Survey, in association with CIPR, we have received brilliant feedback and extensive press coverage. Here are a few examples of how our survey has made headline news and advocated the issues surrounding working mothers within the communication industry. Business Matters has written about our task force and questions [...]