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Tamara Grigg

Tamara Grigg
Tamara is an accomplished marketer and event manager with decades of experience leading teams in the education, automotive, entertainment and now HR Tech industry.
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How to Convince Your Hiring Manager to Star in Your Next Video Job Ad

It’s no surprise that job seekers want to hear from the people they will be working with, and reporting to, when considering an opportunity. Does it surprise you that your company’s mission and values, and a long list of responsibilities and requirements (written in the third person) is not the kind of compelling content that makes a candidate click ‘apply now’?

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What's Better Than a Handshake? A Video Introduction!

How do you create a memorable first moment, before you even meet someone? For many of us, our LinkedIn profile is what a new colleague, client or connection bases their first impression on. What does your LinkedIn say about you?

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How Video is Helping Randstad to Be ‘Human Forward’

Randstad are invested in transforming and redefining the way they connect with clients and candidates. Becoming a trusted human partner in the technology-driven world of work is their ultimate goal and video is now an integral part of their ‘human forward’ toolkit. We caught up with Jeannou van Ogtrop-Stijns, General Manager of Education, to discuss how her division has embraced video and some of the results.
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How people2people Are Using Video to Connect & Engage

Visionary Managing Director, Mark Smith shares his experience of introducing video job advertising to his recruitment firm and discusses the challenges of implementation, the benefits of creating a video-first culture and the success people2people has seen in the 2 years since investing in VideoMyJob. 

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Get More Views with LinkedIn Native Videos

What is 'native' video? A lot of people are confused by this term, so let’s clear that up straight away. Native video is video that is uploaded to or created on social networks and played in-feed, as opposed to links to videos hosted on external sites. Native video formats are specific to each social platform and are designed to maximise video engagement (i.e. number of views), discovery and distribution.

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Authentic Employee Stories to Power Your Employer Brand

To most of us, employee storytelling and employee testimonial might sound like the same thing. We all want to put our company’s best foot forward, don’t we? Well, the answer is yes, to a degree. If we are truly looking to attract employees who will thrive in our organisation we need to be honest, we need to be prepared to show the downsides as well as all the wonderful things about working at our company.

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