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Welcome to the Love Success blog!  
Here, you'll find the latest tips on recruitment, work, and finding a job in London...

If you're looking for CV or interview tips to bag your dream role - whether it's exciting executive assistant jobs, busy receptionist roles, or top London PA jobs - our blog offers top tips on gaining your next job.

We love to see our candidates happy and healthy, so you'll also find advice on how to be your best self at work, with tips on confidence, work-life balance, relieving stress, and more...

As a leading London recruitment agency, we'll also keep you up to date on what's happening in the recruitment world around the UK, including new laws, studies, and information that might affect you at work.

So stay tuned!

  • Maintaining Your Mental Health in the Modern Workplace

    Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    This week saw thousands of businesses participating in discussion and raising awareness for World Mental Health Day. Mental health is a vital issue in the modern workplace. It’s estimated that 39% of the sick days taken by employees in the UK are due to mental health issues, with 11.7m working days lost due to work-related stress, depression, and anxiety in 2015/16. Here at Love Success, ...

  • Are You Happy with Your Work-Life Balance?

    Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Last week saw National Work-Life Week take place across the UK, and an interesting study found that many employees across the country are having trouble finding the perfect work-life balance. As we’re a leading London recruitment agency, we strive to ensure that our candidates love their work, so let’s take a look at the figures and see how to improve your work-life balance. Work-life balance ...

  • Turning an Internship into a Permanent Job

    Posted on Friday, October 6, 2017 by The Confidence ExpertNo comments

    Internships have been in the spotlight over the last few years, with the debate over unpaid internships and how competitive the world of internships really is. But according to new research by Milkround, there’s a real bright side to internships. According to their yearly study, The Candidate Compass, around 53% of internships now result in permanent job offers. Internships are a great way to ...

  • You Know You’re a Personal Assistant When…

    Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Being a personal assistant is a challenge. After all, you’re responsible for helping a high-ranking executive or director to accomplish their goals—and those goals have a knock-on effect for everyone working at that particular company. Life as a personal assistant can be very demanding, with long hours and tight deadlines—but with fantastic career prospects and an ever-evolving job role, you’ll ...

  • Ace Your Next PA Interview with These Popular Questions & Answers

    Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Becoming a personal assistant is a great career step. Not only will you get to work in the upper echelons of a company, helping the directors and executives to achieve their goals, you’ll also be rewarded with a generous salary and a role where you can show off your considerable skills. But first things first—you need to get past the interview stage. Have no fear, as a leading PA recruitment ...

  • What We Can Learn from Ryanair’s Recruitment Problem

    Posted on Monday, October 2, 2017 by The AnalystNo comments

    Over the past few weeks, there’s been plenty of coverage on the flight cancellations by airline Ryanair, with as many as 400,000 passengers set to be affected over the coming months. In recent days, it emerged that the reason for the cancelled flights could be a failed recruitment policy. According to reports, more than 140 Ryanair pilots left the airline for competitor Norwegian this year, ...

  • Which Industries Are Leaving Gender Stereotypes Behind?

    Posted on Monday, October 2, 2017 by The AnalystNo comments

    Gender stereotyping has been present in some industries and career paths for decades, possibly even centuries! But could all that be about to change? This month, the prestigious Norland College, which produces the famous ‘Norland Nannies’, reported that a record number of men have enrolled to study for a degree in Early Years Development and Learning. The school, which has produced nannies for ...

  • How to Spot Company Culture at an Interview

    Posted on Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Company culture is becoming an increasingly important part of the recruitment world. It’s no longer enough for candidates to have the right qualifications and skills—they also need to be aligned with the company’s culture, and a great fit for the different personalities within the office. But this goes both ways—and company culture should also be something that candidates are actively ...

  • 5 Reasons Why You Should Become a Receptionist

    Posted on Friday, September 8, 2017 by Top London ReceptionistNo comments

    Receptionist jobs are often seen as short-term roles, part-time positions, or stepping stones on your overall career path. But being a career receptionist can actually be an incredibly fulfilling career path in itself, with great earning potential. If you’re looking for a new role and are looking for something rewarding, fun, and with great prospects, read on to find out why becoming a ...

  • What’s the Difference Between a PA & an EA?

    Posted on Saturday, September 2, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Here at Love Success, London’s leading PA and secretarial recruitment agency, we recruit for a multitude of office support jobs all across the capital (and even further afield)—but we specialise in finding the very best personal assistants and executive assistants for high-profile clients. One question we’re often asked when we meet new candidates is… what’s the difference between a PA and an ...