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Welcome to expand…Emma Segal!

Expand are delighted to welcome, Emma Segal a highly experienced recruiter, who joined our Digital team in August. Emma has extensive experience, previously recruiting within both the Financial and Legal sectors but most recently within Aesthetics. Emma will be working directly with brands, focusing on the fashion and beauty industries. In the last six months, we have seen a growing …

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Esports is predicted to be a $1.1bn industry by 2019

While the digital revolution has become the norm in our everyday lives, from how we communicate, work and consume culture. It has gone one step further, entering the sporting world. Esports is organised and competitive computer gaming, that according to Esports research house Newzoo, 2016 revenue totalled $493 million and is projected to rise 37% to $1.1 billion by 2019. …

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My Budget Case Study

Founded in 1999, MyBudget is now one of the leading independent financial service companies in Australia. It was included in 9th position as part of the Bibby Financial Services list, FastMovers2012, with a turnover for the 2011/2012 financial year of $16 million AUD. The company founder Tammy May was also recognised as one of Australia’s 100 Women of Influence by …

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Wochit Case Study

Wochit is a video creation platform empowering newsrooms, editorial teams, and social media editors to capture and expand audience attention through the power of video. Founded in 2012, Wochit makes video accessible for all businesses to produce and share, at scale, across all social and digital platforms. Wochit is among the 2016-2017 EContent’s Top 100 companies in the digital content …

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Data Centres today  

The immortal words ‘Data Centre’ probably conjures up thoughts of ‘space, power and cooling’ in our minds. There is no problem with this and you’d be entirely correct, however at expand we partner with some of the top players in the industry and this line of thinking for us would be remiss. At expand our client partners span Corporate Data …

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Hiring for success

Each new internal hire, between our UK and US offices, is to support our client’s growth and the markets they wish to pursue. Therefore, we only recruit individuals who can manage high-quality projects and create enduring relationships, all whilst expressing our values. This month, we were thrilled to be joined by Ashley Corbell in our Brighton office. Ashley is working …

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How do we foster incredible engagement in the workplace?

We believe the answer is in implementing strategies that provide flexibility, engender trust and that recognise and foster behaviours that lead to excellence and productivity. A highly engaged workforce results in a 19% increase in operating income and 28% increase in earnings growth. * Our goal is to be a remarkable employer, attracting and retaining amazing people. Ultimately becoming the …

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Infosec 2017

Infosecurity Europe is the region’s number one cyber security event. Having attended the exhibition for over ten years expand executive search have seen the event grow to over 360 exhibitors showcasing the most relevant cyber security solutions to thousands of visitors. expands Cyber Security consultants James Golbey and Ramon Della Torre attended the three-day event. They met with industry experts, …

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Are micro influencers more valuable than celebrities?

Influencer marketing was rated as the fastest-growing online customer-acquisition channel in 2016, beating organic search, paid search and email marketing, recent research by Tomson concluded. Marketers are focusing on the familiarity of the celebrity and not enough on the connection Famous faces can be useful for creating awareness around a brand since they reach a mass market of consumers. However, …

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Takumi Case Study

Takumi is the largest Instagram influencer network in the UK and is quickly becoming the largest Influencer marketing platform in the world. Their platform allows brands and agencies to work effortlessly with large numbers of micro-influencers on social media campaigns. Having launched in November 2015 and recently securing £5 million funding, Takumi now has offices in London, Reykjavik, Berlin and …