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Is your work a bitch? Beware moaning about it here!

Six working days – that’s how much time employees in the UK spend moaning about their employer each year, according to a recent survey. Recruitment firm RSG commissioned a poll of 2,000 British office workers and discovered just how much all …
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Hiring a content marketer – what employers want

We like a good hiring survey here at Firehead and have had this one from content marketing platform Kapost bookmarked for quite a while. If you’re a content marketer looking for a new job, its Content Market Hiring Handbook could be useful …
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The Content Strategy Jobs Landscape – the skills, education, experience, character traits, salary expectations and more that employers are looking for when hiring a content strategist

In a CV style, niche digital communications recruiter Firehead presents the skills, experience, education, pay scales and recruitment preferences of employers currently hiring content strategists. We also look at some of the problems of hiring content strategy talent, as well …
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Content strategy jobs survey – results roundup

For those who missed the results of Firehead’s Content Strategy Hiring Trends Survey, here are the quick links to all our posts. We’re also looking at pulling the data into an infographic to round off the series – watch this …
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Content strategy jobs survey results part 6 – the business case for content strategy

How does content strategy save money on content production and/or for your business? In our final Content Strategy Hiring Trends Survey* question, we asked our survey-takers: ‘What new process, method, or trend that have you implemented in the past three …
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Content strategy jobs survey results part 5 – can’t get the staff!

We’re coming to the end of posting the results from our Content Strategy Hiring Trends Survey*. Our penultimate – and epic – post raises issues employers are currently having when they recruit content strategists.

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Content strategy jobs survey results part 4 – what skills/experience boost pay levels?

Aka: ‘10 ways for content strategists to get a pay rise’. How much hirers are paying for both freelance and salaried content strategy jobs was the topic of our first survey results post on pay. Now we review our Content …
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Content strategy jobs survey results part 3 – how much do content strategists get paid?

When it comes to rates and salaries for the job, it’s the ‘how much’ that everyone wants to know. In the evolving field of content strategy, the most accurate answer is ‘it depends’. But as part of our Content Strategy Hiring …
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Content strategy jobs survey results part 2 – how are content strategists being hired?

In our second survey* post, we look at how employers are hiring in content strategists. (For more on our content strategy recruitment trends survey, see our opening results post looking at who’s hiring.) We asked: What methods are you using to …
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Content strategy jobs survey results part 1 – who’s hiring and what are they looking for?

Find out more about the jobs market for content strategy as we release the first set of results from our hiring trends survey. We’ll be publishing more findings, including pay rates and most desirable skills, in future posts.

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