Did you know that we recruit for the Australian market? Well we do.
There’s still a healthy appetite for UK digital experience in the Australian market and the door is still open for people with enough relevant experience – especially in fields like PPC, SEO, RTB and CRO. It’s why we formed our partnership with nuclei recruitment – they’re a lot like us (except that one of us is upside down).
In March 2014, I spent 3 weeks in Sydney, Australia, working closely with nuclei to unravel the Australian market – namely by going out there and talking to the people who work in it.
Tall stories in Australia
I talked to British import Dan Robins from OMD Australia about the unexpected progressiveness of the work he’s doing in Australia
An avoidable outcome?
I spoke to the Aussie born and bred leader of Australia’s largest search team about the commoditisation of the search landscape
The land of opportunity
I took the opportunity to grab a beer with Grant Baxter from Resolution Media – a good opportunity to talk about opportunities in the Australian market
Planning. A move to Australia.
I caught up with Sam Russell from Mediacom Australia to discuss the differences in the UK and Australian digital planning markets
Australia – culturevating growth
I talked to Dan Kalinski, Managing Director at iProspect Australia about the scope of growth and to find out whether British really is best
Square pegs for square holes
Marco Villella from nuclei recruitment spoke to me about the types of digital marketers the Australian market is demanding
Different strokes for David Coats
I looked at the differences between the Australian and the UK SEO markets with David Coats, SEO Director of Reprise Media
Cheap at twice the price
Dan Wright, Head of Marketing at Groupon Australia had a few things to share about advances and growth of the Australian eCommerce market
The sleeping beast
I had coffe with Jon Roberts, Managing Director of Croud Australia and discussed the humongous potential for eCommerce in Australia
Arie Westerduin from Croud talked to me about the differences in his clients’ knowledge and how that changes the agency dynamic
A life less ordinary
I talked to Joao da Costa, SEO Manager at Open Courses Australia about how moving to Australia has impacted his life outside of work
Back to Blighty
Becky Glover of OMD Australia spoke to me about the challenges of returning back to the UK after two years living and working in Australia
Asigno’ the times
So is the digital market in Australia behind the UK? I spoke to Match Media’s SEO Director Alex Asigno in order to get his opinion
The Pole position
I got some practical tips on making the move from the UK to Australia from Dorota Dopieriala, Managing Director of nuclei recruitment
I say a tearful fairwell and reflect on my time living and working in Australia and all the things I’d learned along the way