Diary

Pippa’s look back at 2016

Hello one and all – Pippa here.

How are you? How is the ‘build up’ going for you? Are you feeling glittery, warm inside and as though you’re starring in one of those brilliantly cheesy American Christmas movies which Channel 5 seem to love? Or are you strung out, toxic and cynical with a complexion like suet? I’m sort of oscillating between the two. One minute I’m trotting through the streets of London marvelling at how beautiful it is all lit up and twinkly, the next I’m twitching and terrified as yet another commitment my liver can’t cope with looms on the horizon. Continue reading…

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Using Twitter as a recruitment tool

While some may see Twitter as a procrastination tool whilst attempting to study for exams or while pretending to look vaguely busy at work (obviously not something I would ever do!), the social media platform is actually a very relevant and useful recruitment tool. Some may question the calibre of candidates available to us on Twitter, however more and more young professionals are seeking out future employers in short, snappy tweets. Providing you understand how to correctly hashtag your way through an opportunity on Twitter, recruitment could be moving in a totally different direction for both recruiters and employees in 2016. Continue reading…