Language is changing, like it or not.

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All languages change over time, and vary from place to place. They may change as a result of social or political pressures, such as invasion, colonisation and immigration. New vocabulary is required for the latest inventions, such as transport, domestic . A language can also change by less obvious means. Language also changes very subtly […]

How to beat the Monday Morning Blues

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Does the start of your working week trigger overwhelming feelings of anxiety, sadness, or stress? Do you lack passion and motivation on Monday morning? Are you sluggish or tense? If you’re nodding affirmatively, you might have a case of the Monday Blues. “The ‘Monday Blues’ describe a set of negative emotions that many people get […]

The Importance of Appreciation

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Anyone can perform a task at work knowing the end result is a salary. However, passion and hard work often stems from affirmations employees hear from their boss or manager. Workers don’t just crave money – they want recognition, verbal appreciation and encouragement. Of course, it’s easy to say “thank you” or “good job” and […]

7 Steps to an Effective Leadership Style


If you’ve ever been led by a Mushroom (everyone’s in the dark), a Seagull (swoops in, squawks and dumps), or a Kipper (two-faced and gutless), you’ll be all too aware of the leadership style you don’t want to be known for. Fortunately, the simple fact that you are reading this article instantly places you in an elite […]

The Adblocking Debate : How iOS 11 is disrupting the Apple cart


Apple launched the tenth iteration of its flagship device recently, hoping iPhone X plus accompanying 8-series, will revive stalling sales of what is arguably the most iconic device of the century. However, it is the accompanying software update that has media players up in arms. Apple’s software updates have caused much debate in the media […]

Happy HD Anniversary Zoe!

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It’s six years since Steve persuaded Zoe to leave her media sales role at a national newspaper and join HD. She is now Managing Consultant and has firmly established herself on the Media Agency side of the business having fantastic relationships with her agency clients and candidates. Congratulations Zoe, the place would not be the […]

Zoe completes The Warrior Adrenaline Race

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Congratulations to our very own superwoman Zoe Bateman who completed the 10k Warrior Adrenaline Race in Hertford on Saturday. Zoe always shows much stamina when it comes to matching candidates and vacancies, but she took this to a new level on Saturday when took part in one of the toughest challenges in the country. The […]