Leighton Taylor: An overview of the current professional services market

Resource - 02/05/2017 : business development recruitment, law firm recruitment, legal recruitment, marketing recruitment, sales recruitment, Marketing & BD

Having moved into the second quarter of 2017, we thought it would be useful to provide a brief overview of how we see the current market from a candidate perspective.

- Despite a small dip in activity (immediately after the Brexit vote)...

Three skills professional services firms need in their business development and marketing teams by Ambition

Resource - 24/04/2017 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Marketing & BD

This article was written by Samantha Crosson, managing consultant at Ambition.
 
Professional services is an...

Ambition discusses the impact of Brexit on the professional services industry

Resource - 03/04/2017 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Finance, Marketing & BD

There is little doubt that the major political and economic changes taking place has caused a certain level of uncertainty in the recruitment market in recent months.
 
However, there are signs that this uncertainty...

Ambition: Bids and proposals, what’s not to love?

Resource - 08/03/2017 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Marketing & BD

When it comes to bids and proposals, most people either love them or loathe them. Regardless of where you fall on the spectrum, there’s no denying that bids can provide the gateway to a fantastic career.
Bids and proposals are...

Ambition's BD, marketing and communications market insights (Q1 2017)

Resource - 30/01/2017 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Marketing & BD

In the legal industry and built environment areas, most of the demand has come off the back of replacement hiring and restructuring, whilst in management consultancy and accountancy firms we have seen increase in roles due to growth.  

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Nicky Acuna Ocana from Ambition sums up 2016

Resource - 09/01/2017 : 2017, 2017 predictions, business development recruitment, General, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency

How to sum up 2016? It was the best of years, it was the worst of years ...

In 2016, the world as we knew it changed. Many have told me that 2016 was a ‘bad year’ that they are keen to forget. However, as turbulent as the...

Ambition welcomes students from Career Ready

News Article - 09/12/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Human Resources

On Thursday 8 December 2016 Ambition hosted 30 students from across the UK for an exclusive behind-the-scenes visit. The event, part of A Capital Experience, was organised in partnership with Career Ready, a national charity linking...

Ambition on how to stand out in today's competitive market

Resource - 01/11/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

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Ambition appoints new UK managing director

News Article - 08/09/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Human Resources

Leading global boutique recruitment agency, Ambition is excited to announce the appointment of Nicky Acuna Ocana as Managing Director for the UK.

With full responsibility for the leadership and development...

How should you go about finding the ‘right’ job for you?

Resource - 08/08/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

ARTICLE BY PAMELLA PRITCHARD, BD AND MARKETING CONSULTANT AT AMBITION

I recently met a candidate who was despairing about ever finding the ‘right’ job. Having been rejected from several companies they had...

Six things successful people do on their first day at work

Resource - 25/07/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Finance, Marketing & BD

Whether you’re a new graduate or the CEO, starting a new job can be daunting even for the most confident person. As the saying goes, ‘you never get a second chance to make a first impression’ and your first day on the job can...

Looking for a senior level role? Have you got a biography?

Resource - 06/07/2016 : business development recruitment, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Finance, Human Resources

ARTICLE BY SALLY CLARE, HEAD OF DIVERSITY SERVICES AT AMBITION
 
In my previous blogs I highlighted ...

Ditch the traditional CV and move the diversity agenda forward

Resource - 27/06/2016 : business development recruitment, diversity, flexible jobs, legal finance recruitment, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, recruitment agency, Human Resources

ARTICLE BY SALLY CLARE, HEAD OF DIVERSITY AT AMBITION
 
In my recent blogs, I highlighted ...

Client relationship programmes in professional services – what might the future hold?

Video - 29/03/2016 : business development recruitment, marketing and bd directors, marketing recruitment, Professional services recruitment, Marketing & BD

Abigail Hunt was the guest facilitator at Ambition's BD & Marketing Directors' breakfast on March 17th 2016 on the topic "Client relationship programmes in professional services - what might the future hold?". In this short...