Blog - August 2017

  • Workplace Injuries: The Office Environment

    Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2017 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Workplace Injuries: The Office Environment When you think of injuries in the workplace, you probably think about those TV advertisements with a man falling from a ladder or a woman slipping on a wet floor in a hospital corridor. You might think that your office environment is one of the safest places you could possibly work—but that doesn’t mean you and your colleagues are totally invulnerable ...

  • How to Succeed in a Panel Interview

    Posted on Friday, August 25, 2017 by The Confidence ExpertNo comments

    Interviews come in a multitude of formats these days, from sitting one-on-one with a hiring manager, to taking part in a group scenario complete with icebreakers and team activities. One of the most daunting types of interview is the panel interview – where you’ll be grilled by a number of people from the company you’re applying to. So how can you ensure you leave the panel impressed after your ...

  • Do You Really Need University?

    Posted on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 by The AnalystNo comments

    This week has seen a new batch of A-level results revealed, and though the official figures showed an increase in the number of top grades, there will still be thousands of students who didn’t get the qualifications they needed to progress. After college, the next logical step for many is university — but do you really need a degree to make a success of yourself in the modern economy? As ...

  • The Best Personal Assistants from TV and Film

    Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Behind every high-flying director or executive is a personal assistant who works around-the-clock to make their boss look great—even in TV and movies! Assistants feature heavily in many films and have shaped the way lots of people think of permanent PA jobs. As London’s leading PA recruitment agency, we’ve been inspired by some of the most renowned assistants, so here’s our rundown of some of ...

  • Email Etiquette Tips for Personal Assistants

    Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 by Top London PANo comments

    Email Etiquette Tips for Personal Assistants As a personal assistant, you’ll spend a lot of time reading and answering emails. You’ll spend hours trawling not only your inbox, but your boss’ inbox too – and though you might have experience of managing your own emails quite well, being responsible for someone else’s electronic correspondence is a whole new ball game. If you’ve bagged yourself ...