Blog and Market Insights

Welcome to The Hidden Market's Blog and Market Insights. Here you will find news and views on anything from marketing and digital trends, teams, and hiring, through to advice on how to secure the right role.

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Marketing Recruitment Agencies in London

To help you in your search we’ve compiled a list of London Marketing Recruitment Agencies. Having been in the market for sometime, having worked in marketing and worked in multiple marketing recruitment… read more.

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How to evaluate a marketing recruitment agency: 

The recruitment industry in the UK is a booming industry and has been for a number of years. 

With low barriers to entry, there are always new entrants. Here at The Hidden Market, we have compiled a guide on how to evaluate a Marketing… read more.

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Contractor or permanent – who should you hire? The Hidden Market freelancer guide

Contractor or permanent – who should you hire? The Hidden Market freelancer guide

Deciding team makeup can be tough: the split between contract and permanent staff. 

Here in The Hidden Market's blog we look at the decision between hiring contract and freelance employees and we look at the benefits & the costs too… read more.

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How to hire a freelancer - Best freelancer platforms - The Hidden Market

You have made the decision to hire a freelancer. Now hiring a quality freelancer can be a tough process there is lots of information out there and routes to hiring a freelancer. Here in The Hidden Markets blog we look at the platforms available… read more.

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Why sales and marketing should be integrated and what it means for CMO’s and CRO’s:

Here in The Hidden Market's blog we look at the role of sales and marketing teams and how we believe the two functions are ever more closely aligned. 

But importantly, what does this mean for CMO's and CRO's and you as a marketer? We dive… read more.

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Part time Marketing Director - Why you need one

With the rise of part time roles in the economy and this likely to rise in the future here in The Hidden Markets blog we look at the benefits of hiring a part time marketing director over other alternatives. 

Hiring the right part time… read more.

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The Future of Marketing Jobs - The blurred lines of skills: marketing, sales, operations

The Future of Marketing Jobs - The blurred lines of skills: marketing, sales, operations

Life rarely stays the same & in competitive industries and skillsets, you wouldn’t want it to. Digital transformation of business over the last 20 years has resulted in marketing digitalised too, and sales… read more.

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'How AI will redefine marketing jobs'

Here in The Hidden Market's blog, we look at the topic of how artificial intelligence may impact marketing jobs/ 

How is AI replacing jobs? Will AI replace your job? Will your marketing job be given to… read more.

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Interim verus Fractional CMO & their benefits

At some point in the life of your company, especially when your business is experiencing rapid growth or change, you might need to add a marketing leader to your senior team.  You’re going to need a Chief Marketing Officer to help you craft your… read more.

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Ultimate Telephone Interview tips

At The Hidden Market we are often asked how to best prepare for a telephone interview, so we thought we would put together the interview tips dos and dont’s. We hope it helps you.read more.