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The Pond farewells Penny, three new hires and a whole new level of service

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The Pond, NZ’s number one talent recruitment agency in the creative & design, digital & tech, and marketing & sales industries, just got bigger - coming to you with more freelance and contract goodness than ever before. But first: we have officially said farewell to Senior Talent Agent extraordinaire Penny Gambitsis.

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The Pond Sponsors UX Auckland

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This year The Pond is partnering UX Auckland, a fast-growing digital meet-up group focused on knowledge sharing and networking. With 5 professional events a year, UX Auckland works with UX practitioners to provide top industry insights, knowledge and education on the latest UX developments.

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Valentine's Day client giveaway

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Every year on the valentine's day Cupid comes knocking showering love, but so does The Pond! We gave 30 of our client's mini heart cakes from the delicious Caker this year for every freelancer they booked with us.

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News Around The Pond - November / December


Christmas is right around the corner and the year is coming to a close (we hope your wallet isn't too light after all the Christmas shopping). This year has been a great year for The Pond with billings through the roof and the highest number of freelancer bookings that we...

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News Around The Pond - September

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At The Pond in September, the 7 agents collectively billed in excess of just over half a million in Freelance & Contractor Billings, across the three key areas of Creative & Design, Digital & Tech, and Marketing & Media. We found work for exactly 103 sole traders in the month.

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The True Value Of Recruitment Can Be Measured In Sweat

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Recruitment can be incredibly hard work. It takes more hard work than you might think to find the perfect person for your role.

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Lost to London

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Smartphone in one hand, vegan leather passport holder in the other, Kiwi millennials are off on new adventures – and they’re waiting for no one. Resident millennial recruitment agent Anna Bethell shares her insights on the growing NZ youth talent shortage and explains what The Pond’s doing to fill the...

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5 tips for hiring digital talent by Hayden Baker

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The pool of top digital talent is only so big, the market is now officially ‘candidate short’, and the best people get snapped up fast. So how do you find, attract, and hire, the very best digital talent here and abroad to give your business the edge?

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Hello Hayden, The Pond Welcomes Digital Talent Director

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Digital is now central to absolutely everything and demand for digital talent is growing exponentially nationwide. The Pond, New Zealand's foremost specialist recruiter in the creative, digital, and marketing sectors, has added a new Digital Recruitment Lead to its leadership team – Hayden Baker.

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