How to stay relevant in the creative industry

The creative market is moving very fast, despite signs that the economy is slowing down, and now the expectations of creatives and designers are as high as ever. But help is at hand from us Trufflettes with our simple tips on how to stay relevant in the creative industry. Learn New Skills Get yourself onto a course, there is so …

7 Things To Do At Interview

Interviews for most people are pretty nerve-racking experiences, so being as prepared as you can is key. Of course, that’s not exactly rocket science, it’s just common sense – but it’s easier said than done. Here are a few simple tips from us Trufflettes to help you along the way so you can nail the ultimate job in 2019… 01 …

7 Scary Artists To Spook You On Halloween

By Truffle Talent’s Adrian Larkin… Some people might say the self-portrait I did for my GCSE art project was the scariest thing they’ve ever seen, it was certainly a horror show from start to finish. But taking a deeper delve into art and the dark-side of Instagram we’ve uncovered pieces that are equally if not more terrifying…brace yourselves art lovers. 01 Jamie …

Truffle’s Favourite Illustrations From Inktober

You’ve got to admire the dedication of those that commit to Inktober and manage to post one illustration a day for the whole month. It takes some doing. Yep, that’s 31 drawings in 31 days. Us Trufflettes have managed all of zero, but we’re pretty busy at Truffle Remote HQ filling jobs with all the wonderful creative peeps we work with. So, …

HOW TO BEAT YOUR COMPETITORS TO TOP TALENT

You want the best talent, and so does everyone else! Indeed, we’ve had an interesting few months at Truffle Towers. Hiring staff has become a lot more complicated, competitive and cut-throat. Think of it like the ’90s student fave game show Supermarket Sweep (we loved Dale). Manic contestants grabbing items of any value off the shelves from a budget looking supermarket in …

A Day In The Life Of…Truffle’s Social Media Dad

Adrian is a former BBC journalist turned social media strategist who now manages all of Truffle Talent’s social channels, he’s also father to 3 girls. Busy? Surely not! 6am…. As a stay-at-home working dad looking after 3 girls my day usually begins like this… 7am… While I’m making my kids’ breakfast i’m also firing up the phone checking Instagram and …

Work lessons learned from being a parent

Work lessons learned from being a parent (or what I now know from being a working mum) I’m a parent. I have been parenting for over 10 years now. I have two, one of each, so job done! I am not an expert on parenting or working, I am merely a Mum with a small business. There are inspirational women …