Could Leeds become the new home of Channel 4?

Leeds has been shortlisted to become the new host of Channel 4 HQ, and there are some compelling reasons for the city to be selected. But what would this mean for Leeds? Channel 4 has announced that it is moving nearly half of its staff out of London, creating a new national headquarters as well

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Elmwood LaunchPod Is go! Get your application in!

Calling all STEAM entrepreneurs and businesses! This is one amazing accelerator you do not want to miss. Elmwood LaunchPod is a business accelerator which aims to harness creative innovation to scale-up consumer health biz, right here in Leeds. Elmwood, (also known as, the world’s most effective brand design consultancy) are running a 12-week accelerator programme

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How to wow employers after a job fair

What you do at a job fair is important but do you know what steps to take to wow employers after it’s all finished? Often a lot of attention is put on what you do and how you act at the job fair itself. And rightly so, it’s crucial that you use this time wisely

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MORE exhibitors to see at Leeds Digital Job Fair

We have already shown you some of the new businesses exhibiting at Leeds Digital Job Fair but there is more of that where it came from. We are going to talk you through even more of the awesome businesses who will be joining us for LDSJobFair 4.0! Consider this part two of our guide to

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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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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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How are the gov planning on filling the skills gap?

A growing skills gap is leaving many employers with a shortage of talent, but what will the government do to help solve this predicament for businesses? Businesses all over the UK are being plagued by a shortfall in skills among their employees. This is the result of their most experienced professionals leaving the company and

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Review of Leeds Digital Job Fair 3.0

It’s Tuesday morning and I am sure like most you are suffering the consequences of an alcohol infused bank holiday weekend. But let us not forget the events of last Friday….Leeds Digital Job Fair at First Direct Arena! In this blog, we are going to give you a review of what the day entailed. It

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