Category Archives: Recruitment

Artificial intelligence survey – a recruitment reality check on AI

Everyone may be talking about artificial intelligence (AI) but its adoption is being held back, not because of lack of technology but, in part, because of a shortage of data science skills. This is according to a survey of 100 …
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10 CV guidelines – and one rule to rule them all!

In over 10 years of reading CVs every day for Firehead, I’ve seen every kind of presentation known to the application process – and then some. With new technologies and formats coming out all the time, the breadth of possibilities …
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Learnings from Copywriting Conference 2017

Last week I attended the 2017 Copywriting Conference, hosted by ProCopywriters at The Crystal in London and billed as “One day dedicated to the art and science of copywriting”. For Firehead’s sponsorship of the event, I gave a CV Surgery. …
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Useful links for digital communicators (September 2017)

It’s back to school month and we’ve been doing our homework and bookmarking industry insight, professional development and training articles, and other useful links within the field of digital communications. In our September roundup, we highlight the latest reads in artificial …
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Useful links for digital communicators (July-August 2017)

Catch up on industry insight, professional development and training articles, and useful links from the field of digital communications via our regular links roundup. We also post regularly to our Firehead’s Twitter and LinkedIn pages, so please do connect with or follow …
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Useful links for digital communicators (June 2017)

Catch up on industry insight, professional development and training articles, and useful links from the field of digital communications via our monthly links roundup. We also post regularly to our Firehead’s Twitter and LinkedIn pages, so please do connect with or …
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How much does copywriting cost? The 2017 survey results…

The 2017 Professional Copywriters’ Network survey was published last month and it reveals pay rates, earnings and a shocking 29% gender pay gap in the profession.Leif Kendall, Director of the Professional Copywriters’ Network, said: “This, our second annual survey, is …
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Useful links for digital communicators (Feb 2017)

Catch up on our regular roundup of industry links, professional development and training insights, and interesting reads across the spectrum of digital communications. We also post regularly to our Firehead’s Twitter and LinkedIn pages, so please do connect with or follow us there. Here’s …
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Useful links for digital communicators (Jan 2017)

Here’s our regular roundup of the latest links, professional development and training insights, and digital communications reads that have caught our eye over the past month. We also post regularly to our Firehead’s Twitter and LinkedIn pages, so please do connect with or follow us …
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Our most-popular reads on Firehead

In case you missed it, here are the 10 most-read posts we published in 2016, as well as the five most-read from any year. Time to catch up on all the good stuff you might have missed… 10 popular reads …
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