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Everyone needs a helping hand now and again. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve been doing what you do, your career is important and sometimes you want some expert advice on your journey. Whether it's CV advice or interview preparation - thorough research and practice will set you up for the best result possible.

Career development is important even if you’re happy in your job. Marketing is a fast-paced industry which means that skills constantly evolve. Knowing what skills are in demand and how much you should be paid are important insights if you want to maximise your potential throughout your career.


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Are you looking for some quick tips? Our candidates are always reaching out for guidance, so we've compiled a top 10 list in the areas that we know are most important to you.

Why not explore our latest career advice blogs?

No matter what stage you're at in your career, whether you're just starting out, looking for a change, or seeking growth in your current position, practical advice from recruitment experts can help you secure your ideal role. With our up-to-date coverage of career advice topics, you can sharpen your career prospects and take strides towards achieving your career goals.

Marketing & Communications Leader Series ep.3: Noreen Biddle Shah

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Career advice

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Publish date

11/28/2023

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Welcome back to EMR's Marketing and Communications Leader Series, where we dive deep into the journeys of exceptional senior marketing and communication practitioners. Join us as we take a closer l

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In this episode, EMR's MD Tom Brockton interviews Noreen Biddle Shah, former Head of Marketing & Communications at Numis, who recently joined Carne Group as their CMCO. Find out more about Noreen's path to success.

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Marketing & Communications Leader Series ep.2: Emma Hill

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Discipline expertise

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Articles

Publish date

11/13/2023

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Welcome back to EMR's Marketing and Communications Leader Series, where we dive deep into the journeys of exceptional senior marketing and communication practitioners. Join us as we take a closer lo

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In this episode of the Marketing & Communications Leader Series, EMR's MD Tom Brockton interviews Emma Hill, Group Brand and Marketing Director at Cardano. Tune in to hear more about Emma's career journey and insights.

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CRM Manager: Understanding the Roles and Responsibilities

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

10/24/2023

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CRM Managers often play an important role within an organisation, as they help utilise CRM technologies to their full potential and help ensure a seamless experience.  Whether you are considering a ca

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CRM Managers often play an important role within an organisation, as they help utilise CRM technologies to their full potential and help ensure a seamless experience.

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Marketing Executive Role: A Comprehensive Guide

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

10/19/2023

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The marketing realm is vast, diverse, and ever-evolving. At its core lies the pivotal role of a marketing executive, often considered the backbone of strategic promotional efforts.  Whether you're con

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The marketing realm is vast, diverse, and ever-evolving. At its core lies the pivotal role of a marketing executive, often considered the backbone of strategic promotional efforts.

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Marketing & Communications Leader Series ep.1: Bee Patel

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

10/02/2023

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We are pleased to be launching EMR's Marketing and Communications Leader Series, where we dive deep into the journeys of exceptional senior marketing and communication practitioners. Join us as we ta

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We are pleased to be launching EMR's Marketing and Communications Leader Series, where we dive deep into the journeys of exceptional senior marketing and communication practitioners. EMR's MD Tom Brockton interviews Bee Patel, who currently holds the position of the Global Director of Brand & Communications at AlphaSights.

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How will the latest retail investment trends impact marketing careers in finance?

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Industry news

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Articles

Publish date

09/27/2023

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The growth of online and app-based investing over the last few years is changing traditional marketing career paths within financial services. Around one-third of all finance apps on the App Store all

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The growth of online and app-based investing over the last few years is changing traditional marketing career paths within financial services. We asked our Financial Services consultant Stephen to shine a light on this trend and what this means for marketers within this industry.

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How can I upskill in my marketing career?

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

07/10/2023

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Upskilling is a wise decision at any point in your career, regardless of the industry you work in. The United Kingdom is still facing a significant digital skills shortage, as technological innovation

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Upskilling is a smart decision at any stage of your career and in any industry you work in.

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Your career guide 2023-2024

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Salary & Market Trend Guide

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Downloads

Publish date

03/23/2023

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Presenting our Salary & Market Trend Guide for 2023/2024 - the go-to resource for hundreds of employers and candidates navigating the evolving job market and changing career landscape.Discover how to

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Access our latest benchmarking guide for 2023/24, to find permenant and contract salaries for marketing, digital and communications professionals. You will also access our overview of key industry trends this year.

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5 ways to boost your communications career in 2023

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

01/12/2023

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There has never been a better time to launch or boost a career in communications. 2022 was an excellent year to invest in communications, and in 2023 it’s even more vital as people want to feel conne

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There has never been a better time to launch or boost a career in communications. 2022 was an excellent year to invest in communications, and in 2023 it’s even more vital as people want to feel connected to a company.

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The most in demand marketing skills in 2022

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Career advice

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Articles

Publish date

08/17/2022

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As remote jobs become more common, digital marketing teams within organisations have become more important. Marketing is all about communicating with audiences, understanding what gets them ticking, a

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As remote jobs become more common, digital marketing teams within organisations have become more important. Marketing is all about communicating with audiences, understanding what gets them ticking, and delivering the content to them in the most creative and effective way possible.

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