Blog - March 2017

  • Brexit Update: What Will Happen to EU Workers in the UK?

    Posted on Friday, March 31, 2017 by Guest bloggerNo comments

    This week saw Article 50 triggered – the legislation that opens a two-year negotiating process before Britain leaves the European Union. In other words, Brexit has begun. It’s a worrying time for many people who live and work in the UK, having moved from other EU countries. More than 2.2m EU nationals currently live and work in the UK, many in vital fields such as healthcare, education, ...

  • How to Make Networking Work for You in 2017

    Posted on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 by Networking GuruNo comments

    As an experienced PA and secretarial recruitment agency, we know full well that the mere mention of the phrase ‘networking event’ can be enough to make even the most hardened candidates shudder. But nerve-wracking as it may be, networking can be a fantastic way to climb the career ladder, improve your own prospects, and meet useful new contacts from your industry. If you find networking scary, ...

  • Spring Clean Your Office Space

    Posted on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 by Clean LoverNo comments

    Spring has well and truly sprung here at Love Success! We’re loving the lighter evenings and slightly warmer days. Of course, it wouldn’t be spring without a good old spring clean! As specialists in secretarial recruitment and PA recruitment in London, we know all about keeping your office tidy – so here are our top tips for sprucing up your office or desk space, making it a much more pleasant ...

  • The Best Questions to Ask at an Interview

    Posted on Friday, March 24, 2017 by The Interview OracleNo comments

    Picture the scene: you’re interviewing for a role you’ve wanted for years, at a top firm offering a generous salary and plenty of exciting benefits. You think you’ve nailed the interview – everything has gone smoothly and you’ve handled all questions the interviewer has thrown your way. Just before they conclude the interview, they politely ask, “Do you have any questions for us?” This might ...

  • Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile and Kickstart Your Job Search Today

    Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by Liking LinkedIn1 comment

    Ask any recruiter and they’ll tell you the same thing: one of the first steps you should take to get your job search off to a great start is making sure your LinkedIn profile is optimised and up-to-date. As an experienced London recruitment agency, we know the importance of LinkedIn in gaining that dream role. If you’re ready to take a leap and start looking for your next role, here are our top ...

  • Turning Job Rejection into a Positive Experience

    Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by Miss Positivity3 comments

    Imagine the situation: you’ve recently interviewed for your dream job. The role seems perfect for you – you’re qualified and experienced enough, and there’s still room to grow in the position. The salary is excellent, the benefits package is great, and the company culture seems ideal. You aced all of your interviews and the hiring manager seemed especially keen to bring you on board. Then you ...

  • How to Dress for a Job Interview: Part Two

    Posted on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 by Man about TownNo comments

    Job interviews can be incredibly nerve-wracking – and for good reason. How many other times in life will you be given a short window of time in order to make the best impression possible on people who could potentially change your career path? The outcome of this interview can change your life, whether that means missing out on your dream job or bagging a coveted position. So, interview ...

  • How to Dress for a Job Interview: Part One

    Posted on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 by The Fashion BloggerNo comments

    When it comes to attending a job interview, most candidates will want to do everything they can in order to make a good impression on the interviewer. After all, the conclusions drawn from this short interview can change your whole career path, helping you bag that promotion or causing you to miss out on your dream job. You’ll naturally have some sample answers prepared to the most common ...

  • 3 Reasons Why International Women’s Day Is So Important

    Posted on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 by IWD 2017No comments

    Today marks the 41st official International Women’s Day (IWD), and here at Love Success, we’ll be joining millions of others in celebrating the achievements of women across the globe. For us, it couldn't be more important to celebrate this wonderful day.  Our award-winning and diverse recruitment agency was co-founded by two prominent businesswomen, Jane Atherton and Julia Vassie, and we have ...

  • Job Search Etiquette: Finding a New Position While Employed Elsewhere

    Posted on Thursday, March 2, 2017 by Etiquette SmithNo comments

    If you’re ready to start looking for a new job, most people will tell you to hang on to your existing job until you’ve found a new role. After all, it makes sound financial sense – it could take months for you to find a new company, and even longer for your first pay check to come in – and some potential employers may view you as a stronger candidate if you’re currently employed. However, if ...