Clearly interviews_ Dutch Ambassador, Simon Smits

Clearly interviews: Mumsnet Founder, Justine Roberts

Paul MacKenzie-Cummins and Kara Buffrey from Clearly PR & Marketing Communications recently interviewed the Founder and Chief Executive of Mumsnet. Justine Roberts was about to address the Cardiff Business Club and we were granted a great opportunity to speak with her beforehand to get her insights on her fantastic business and her journey to the top of her industry. Here’s what she had to say.   Mumset is fast-approaching 20 years, but what prompted …

Five ways to maximise your marketing potential without a marketing manager

Five ways to maximise your marketing potential without a marketing manager

As a business, it is crucial to get your name out there. Some of the main successes of promotion are based around branding and recognition. Your victory depends on a variance of factors, namely being known and recommended. But even if you don’t have an in-house marketing team in place, that doesn’t mean your promotional options are limited. Rather, the opposite is the case. Here we take a look at …

FROM THE MAGAZINE_ How case studies and testimonials drive increased bilings

FROM THE MAGAZINE: How case studies and testimonials drive increased bilings

With the rapid growth of the recruitment industry showing no signs of slowing down, the competitive landscape in this ambitious sector is only heating up. Budding new entrants today join upwards of 39,000 recruitment agency businesses currently operating in the market – a figure which has more than tripled since 2012. In 2018, the need to stand out from the competition has never been greater. No longer can recruitment leaders …

PR Account Executive Clearly PR Bath

We’re hiring: PR Account Manager

Clearly PR & Marketing Communications is looking for an experienced and ambitious Public Relations Account Manager to join its team. This is a newly created position and the successful applicant will have a demonstrable PR agency or in-house background, and experience in successfully generating media coverage for clients on a consistent basis. It is an exciting time for the business, with a number of new clients won over the last …

Clearly interviews_ Dutch Ambassador, Simon Smits

Clearly interviews: Dutch Ambassador, Simon Smits

Paul MacKenzie-Cummins and Kara Buffrey from Clearly PR & Marketing Communications recently interviewed the Dutch Ambassador to the UK. Ambassador Smits was about to address the annual Cardiff Business Club ambassadorial luncheon and we were granted a unique opportunuty to speak with him beforehand to get his thoughts on the spate of recent elections in Europe and of course, Brexit. Here’s what he had to say. Much of the talk …

Recruitment industry 40,000-agency mark

Recruitment industry edges closer to 40,000-agency mark

New figures reveal the total number of newly registered recruitment agencies in the UK was higher in April than at any time over the last six years. Figures obtained from Companies House by Clearly PR, a leading PR and Content Marketing agency for the recruitment sector, found that a total of 1,199 agencies were registered as newly trading agencies between 1st – 30th April, compared to 981 in March. This …

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LATEST ISSUE of Recruiter imPRint out now

The latest edition of Recruiter imPRint is available to download, read and share now. In this issue, we cover: Storytelling your way to agency growth How to stand out from the crowd Why recruiters need to step in on the gender pay debate How a personal brand influencers employers Recruitment industry edges closer to 40,000-agency mark Do trendy offices boost or batter your employer brand? How case studies and testimonials …

CONSUMERS MAY FORGIVE BUT CAN THEY EVER REALLY FORGET_ AMERICAN APPAREL

Consumers may forgive but can they ever really forget: American Apparel

Avid fashion mavens would recall the American Apparel controversy like it was yesterday. The company was continuously involved in scandal and outrage based around their hyper-sexualised campaigns and questionably indecent imagery – resulting in a rather public liquidation of its European stores. Ask any advertising expert and they will tell you that sex sells. However, American Apparel provided a rare case disproving this. They were no stranger to questionable advertisements, …

Winning new business, without the selling

Winning new business, without the selling

There is a trend that has been gaining momentum over the last few years: organisations want a steady flow of blogs and articles on their websites that position them as true experts in their fields and in doing so, win the confidence of those they want to do business with. But what sort of content converts into leads, and just how much revenue can an organisation expect to generate from …