Professional Development and Careers Advice

Your Essential Guide to SMART objectives

2022-09-21T19:29:31+01:00

The foundation for any effective marketing plan is clear, SMART objectives. These will provide direction for all stakeholders, the ability to track performance and refocus actions to achieve the business end goals – whether these are for setting up a new small business venture, planning a small, short-term project or writing a significant long-term strategic plan. The acronym SMART has [...]

Your Essential Guide to SMART objectives2022-09-21T19:29:31+01:00

Everything You Need To Know About CIM Accredited Degrees

2022-03-10T09:29:34+00:00

After university degrees, qualifications from The Chartered Institute of Marketing are the most sought after by employers. Studying for a University Degree which is accredited by the CIM, can enhance your marketing career and give you the opportunity to gain a professional qualification alongside your marketing degree. As some marketing or business degrees cover core elements of the CIM qualification [...]

Everything You Need To Know About CIM Accredited Degrees2022-03-10T09:29:34+00:00

Why Marketers Should Never Stop Learning

2022-03-10T09:56:09+00:00

Marketers work in a constantly evolving landscape. To remain successful, it’s vital to stay on top of changing trends and technologies. Marketing is not a skill you can simply master once and use in the same way for life. Those working within this industry must be willing to commit to lifelong learning. This blog will discover ways you can stay [...]

Why Marketers Should Never Stop Learning2022-03-10T09:56:09+00:00

The Benefits Online Learning: 5 Reasons to Study Via Virtual Learning

2020-08-24T11:19:56+01:00

In the current unprecedented pandemic of Covid-19 and indeed even before, many people have been looking at the possibilities of the virtual learning world with increased fervour. Students looking to fit study around a busy schedule have found that there are many benefits to the virtual learning experience that just can’t be found in the traditional classroom setting. Read on [...]

The Benefits Online Learning: 5 Reasons to Study Via Virtual Learning2020-08-24T11:19:56+01:00

The Best Free Study Productivity Tools for Students

2022-02-10T13:28:27+00:00

If you’re struggling with your studies, there are plenty of useful online tools to help you regain control. We have put a list together of some of the best free study productivity tools to help you get organised and find a solution to every study problem you might face. For organisation: Soshiku Soshiku is a useful web tool that helps you [...]

The Best Free Study Productivity Tools for Students2022-02-10T13:28:27+00:00

How You Can Invest In Your Marketing Team

2021-10-29T11:29:40+01:00

No matter what type of business you’re in, one of the most beneficial areas that you can focus your time, money and effort on is marketing. With the advent of the digital age, everything is quick, easy and at your fingertips, and because of this, it has never been more important to invest in your marketing team to give you [...]

How You Can Invest In Your Marketing Team2021-10-29T11:29:40+01:00

5 Tips to Help You Write Better Reflective Statements for CPD

2021-10-29T11:31:08+01:00

In the fast-moving industry of marketing, there is nowhere to hide. It’s a marathon and a sprint at the same time and skills need to be updated continuously to both keep up the pace and manage your own career path. A key part of this is reflecting on your development through producing reflective statements. Chartered Marketer [...]

5 Tips to Help You Write Better Reflective Statements for CPD2021-10-29T11:31:08+01:00

3 Things You Should Know Before Starting Your Job Search

2016-12-10T17:15:56+00:00

So you are at that stage in your career when it’s time to take the next step. Maybe you have just finished studying or have spent a few years gaining experience at your current level. So how do you progress? A job search seems like the natural starting point when looking to move on in your career, but there is [...]

3 Things You Should Know Before Starting Your Job Search2016-12-10T17:15:56+00:00

6 Tips For Planning Your Next Career Move While You Are Still In Employment

2016-12-10T17:15:57+00:00

People say it’s always say that it’s easier to find a job when you already have one. To some extent, this is actually true because hiring managers often find employed candidates more attractive. There is also an argument for job searching while you still have one, as you are making a smooth transition and not putting your income or career [...]

6 Tips For Planning Your Next Career Move While You Are Still In Employment2016-12-10T17:15:57+00:00

6 Reasons Why Online Learning Is The Best Option For Marketing Professionals

2018-06-24T12:00:44+01:00

In the digital age, it is easier than ever to access high quality courses via online learning. Gone are the days when you had to enrol in full or part time university or college courses to gain a recognisable qualification to forward your career. You can now access highly regarded courses online, making learning much more flexible and less costly [...]

6 Reasons Why Online Learning Is The Best Option For Marketing Professionals2018-06-24T12:00:44+01:00