5 Things you didn’t know about job fairs

You may think you know everything about job fairs, but did you believe these five common misconceptions? Job fairs have changed over the past few years, but many misconceptions remain. You may think you know what to expect, but do you? Here are five things you didn’t know about job fairs: They’re engaging People often

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Leeds Digital Job Fair 4.0 Back in February 2018!

Herd.Careers is back with Leeds Digital Job Fair 4.0, the biggest tech job fair in the North on the 28th February 2018 Leeds Digital Job Fair is THE job fair for developers, analysts, digital marketers, designers and data scientists. We have helped hundreds of businesses fill their job vacancies and grow their business with the best

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Leeds. European Capital of Culture 2023?

This month Leeds will be submitting its bid to become European Capital of Culture in 2020. What on earth is ‘Cultural Capital’ and what will it even do for our city? For those of you wondering, the European Capital of Culture award has been running since 1985 and allows countries to make a bid for the

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5 Ways to Learn How to Code

Learning to code can be a real challenge, but it is one that can provide you with a lot of tangible career benefits. The tech industry is constantly growing and changing, and is therefore in need of talented programmers who can rise to the new challenges the future holds. Even jobs not directly associated with

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IT Jobs that don’t require a degree

Getting a degree isn’t everything, in fact, plenty of employers are looking for candidates they can train themselves rather than those with higher education. Good IT jobs don’t always mean having to go to university. It’s a common misconception that you need a degree to get a job in IT and many other industries. From

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Careers Spotlight – James Sheasby Thomas, Test Analyst

Job title: Test Analyst at Inviqa What do you at Inviqa? I work across multiple project teams that are building content management systems, e-commerce sites and custom web apps. As Test Analyst, I test new features and fixes as they are developed and deployed, and collaborate with my colleagues and our clients to clarify requirements, assess

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Career Spotlight – Cari Kirby, Marketing Manager

Every month, we like to put the spotlight on someone in tech. How did they get started and what kind advice they could offer other looking to move into a digital career. This month we hear from Cari Kirby, Marketing Manager for Team Cooper. If you told me a year ago that I’d be working

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4 things to do after Leeds Digital Job Fair

You need to be able to take the right steps after the event to make sure you have the best chance of it leading into an actual job offer down the line. Here are four simple things you should be doing after Leeds Digital Job Fair: – Update your CV One of the best things

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Fruition IT Supporting Leeds Digital Job Fair!

For the first time ever, Fruition IT are going to be supporting the Herd team at Leeds Digital Job Fair. On Friday the 28th of April at First Direct Arena, Fruition IT will be running a careers clinic in the Yard area of #LDSJobFair. Leed Digital Job Fair 3.0 is part of the wider Leeds

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