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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!

  • 5 Reasons to Consider a Career as a Receptionist

    Posted on Friday, December 8, 2017 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Receptionist jobs are often overlooked by candidates as a long-term profession, with many favouring permanent PA jobs instead. However, in the right company, receptionists can enjoy a rewarding career in which they feel valued as an important business asset. As a top London secretarial agency, we’ve helped many candidates find great receptionist jobs, so here’s why you should consider ...

  • Why Temping Is Well Worth Considering

    Posted on Monday, December 4, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    When mapping out your career, taking a temporary role probably isn’t part of your plan. However, temping has a vast array of benefits that mean it’s well worth thinking about. At Love Success, we’re a leading recruitment agency that have placed many candidates in temporary jobs and permanent jobs in London, so we know all about temping. Here’s why writing off temporary work could be a ...

  • Why a Remote Working Role Could Be Right for You

    Posted on Friday, December 1, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Would you like to be able to work from home, or indeed anywhere in the world? Then a remote working role could be for you. More people than ever before work from home, making it clear that employees and employers alike recognise the many benefits that remote working can bring. For companies that need business support staff, such as personal assistants and executive assistants, remote working is a ...

  • Securing a PA Job after University

    Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Have you recently graduated with a good degree from a top university? Struggling to nail down a top PA role in London? Then you’re certainly not alone. Many graduates see temporary and permanent PA jobs advertised and assume that they have the transferable skills required. After all, they’re well-educated and may well have picked up typing and organisational skills whilst studying. However, you ...

  • How to Impress in a Skype Interview

    Posted on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by The Interview GuruNo comments

    Skype interviews are becoming more and more common in the world of business, with employers looking to streamline their hiring processes through advancements in technology. The use of Skype is especially common for first-stage interviews, and is much preferable to a telephone interview. It enables them to see you and your mannerisms when they talk to you, allowing them to build an impression of ...

  • Strategies to Achieve a Work-Life Balance for PAs

    Posted on Friday, November 24, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Are you a PA struggling to achieve a healthy work-life balance? Then you’re not alone. Most permanent and temporary PA jobs and executive assistant jobs involve working very long hours, even requiring PAs to be on call outside of business hours. Whilst most PAs know from the outset that it’s not a 9-5 role, most would love to bring some sense of normalcy back into their lives. We’re one of ...

  • Are You Looking for a Higher-Level PA Role?

    Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Have you been working in your current PA job for several years and know everything there is to know about the job? Perhaps you’ve started to feel bored and disinterested? If so, it could be that you’re outgrowing your role. If you don’t feel excited or challenged when you sit down at your desk each day, and are simply going through the motions, this may well be the case. As a leading London PA ...

  • Rules for Buying a Christmas Gift for Your Boss

    Posted on Monday, November 20, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Christmas is a time for giving, so you may be wondering what you should buy your boss as a gift? As a PA, you probably know your boss very well, especially if you’ve worked with them for a long time. In fact, you probably know their clothing size, as well as what they like on sandwiches! Here are the rules for buying a Christmas present for your boss… Consider a group gift first If you work for ...

  • What Not to Do at the Office Christmas Party

    Posted on Friday, November 17, 2017 by I survived the office Christmas party!No comments

    As we near December, many offices will be gearing up for their annual Christmas work party. This is usually a great occasion to let your hair down and have some fun with your colleagues, but it can also be a recipe for disaster if you aren’t careful. After all, the Monday following the Christmas party can often be a sobering experience (or even the time to start looking for a new job!) As a ...

  • 5 Qualities Every Great PA Should Have

    Posted on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Finding and placing PAs is our speciality here at Love Success, London’s leading PA and secretarial recruitment agency. This means we know a thing or two about the qualities you need to succeed in a PA role. Temporary and permanent PA jobs involve working closely with senior managerial or directorial staff, providing essential administrative support. PAs help a manager to make the best use of ...