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26th November 2023

The Ultimate Guide to Sourcing Talent

Hiring talent in retail is tough. It’s competitive. And as we’re about to discover, there’s a lot more to it than simply hiring.

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23rd November 2023

ZD GUIDES: Retail Recruitment Success

How can retail businesses achieve recruitment success? What are the challenges to that success? And why does effective recruitment matter so much anyway?

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30th October 2023

ZD Guides: 6 Questions To Assess How A Candidate Aligns with Your Company Values

Why do values really matter as part of a candidate assessment? And what type of questions would you ask a candidate to ensure they are a good fit for your organisation’s culture?

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23rd October 2023

ZD Guides: How to Create a Careers Page

A careers page is your calling card for potential employees. Whether they find a job via your site or through us, the careers page will be one of the first pages they check to build a picture of what it will be like to work for you.

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Black Friday & Christmas Recruitment

16th October 2023

ZD Guides: Black Friday & Christmas Recruitment

When should you start your Christmas and Black Friday hiring?

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6th October 2023

ZD Guides: Key Retail Management Skills

What types of retail manager jobs are there? Why do managers matter? And what are the essential skills every retail manager should have?

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29th September 2023

ZD Guides: Top Transferable Skills

Some skills aren’t just valuable in retail, they’re valuable everywhere. Which means you don’t have to have worked in retail to develop them…

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22nd September 2023

ZD Guides: Should You Recruit Using Social Media?

What are the advantages in using social media to recruit? And what are the risks? Here’s the ZD Guide.

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8th September 2023

ZD Guides: Why talent leaves

Is employee turnover and retention a major challenge for your business? Here’s how to retain your top employees.

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25th August 2023

ZD Guides: Which Retail Roles Pay the Highest Salaries?

Who offers the highest salaries in retail? And what sort of salary can you expect if you’re looking for buying and merchandising, luxury fashion or retail head office jobs?

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3rd August 2023

ZD Guide: How to become a digital marketer

There are lots of elements to marketing, which is why digital marketing jobs are so wide-ranging. How do you get started as a marketer? Here’s the ZD guide.

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25th July 2023

ZD Guide: How to become an HR specialist

How do you become an HR specialist in retail? How do you get started? What qualifications do you need? In our latest retail career guide, we explain…

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18th July 2023

ZD Guides: How to become a retail buyer

What do retail buyers do? How do you become one? And how easy is it to get retail buyer jobs. In our latest retail career guide, we explain…

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The Ultimate Cover Letter Writing guide

7th March 2023

ZD GUIDES: The Ultimate Cover Letter Writing Guide

The CV is a work of genius. Now, you (probably) just need to pair it with a great cover letter. But why do you need a cover letter? And how do you write one?

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How to write a CV that gets you to interview

16th February 2023

ZD GUIDES: The Ultimate CV Writing Guide

You already have a CV. It’s pretty much the same one you’ve been using for the past few years, give or take a tweak or two. But is it doing the job for you?

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