Aimee Bateman is the Founder/CEO of Careercake.com, Speaker, YouTuber and Educator.
Aimee worked for some of the largest recruitment companies before setting up her own consultancy and her award winning careers website Careercake.com.
Awards & Accolades
• Talent and Innovation Winner – IoD, Institute of Director Awards (2013)
• Marketing of the Year – Canmol, Chartered Institute of Marketing (2014)
• In 2014, Aimee was awarded an Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff Metropolitan University, for her contribution to careers and the community at large.
TV / Radio / Media
Her achievements have also seen her front a number of TV shows including: her success has seen her front a number of TV programmes as ‘the recruitment expert’ including:
• BBC1 Wales’ X-Ray – 9 episodes as the ‘Recruitment Expert’, 2010-2011
• BBC3 Cash Mob – Presenter, 2010
• BBC2 Learning – Careers Presenter, Apprentice for a Day – April 2013
• Online Careers Reality Show – Host of The Job Academy – 2013 (currently over 2.5million
views on YouTube and winner of the prestigious Creative Showcase Awards).
In 2014 Aimee delivered a TEDx talk in London. Titled – Judgment, Don’t Let It Frighten You! Link here – https://youtu.be/wBTEJsDP-nU and her YouTube videos have reached 29 million views.
As well as having her own careers column ‘Ask Aimee’ in the Accounting Technician magazine, Aimee has been quoted in The Independent, Telegraph, Observer, Glamour, Stylist, The Huffington Post and Jobs and Career Magazine. She also writes careers articles for The Guardian, Women’s Weekly, Totaljobs.com, Jobsite.co.uk and The Undercover Recruiter. In addition, Aimee the Welsh Ambassador for National Careers Week and the official Careers Coach for AAT (The UK’s leading qualification and membership body for accounting staff).
In a nutshell, Aimee is a successful speaker, business ambassador and recognised employment expert.