Blog - March 2018

  • The 3 Big Career Mistakes That Lead to Job Dissatisfaction

    Posted on Friday, March 30, 2018 by The Career GuideNo comments

    We all want a successful career and one that means something to us, yet studies repeatedly show that many UK workers are unhappy in their jobs. At our London PA recruitment agency, we love to help people find their dream jobs and ensure they’re happy in the workplace, so today we’ll look at the three big career mistakes that can lead to people being unhappy in their job or ending up in the wrong ...

  • 4 Top Tips to Deal with a Boss Who Over-Communicates or Talks Non-Stop

    Posted on Thursday, March 29, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    At our top London recruitment agency, we don’t just love to help people find jobs—but to ensure they’re happy in them. One major component of being happy at work is having a boss who not only encourages you, but also lets you get on with your work. Unfortunately, some managers tend to talk non-stop or over-communicate, making it hard to be productive. If you’re working in a PA job or EA job, you ...

  • Top Tips to Get Ready for a Video Interview

    Posted on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 by The Interview CoachNo comments

    Whether you’re looking for PA jobs, EA opportunities, or office support roles, at some point you might encounter the video interview. More and more companies are using the video interview approach, as it saves time and is relatively cost effective for both sides. For some candidates, this can be a fun experience, while others find the video interview a challenge. So, here are some quick tips on ...

  • What Does Robot Recruitment Mean for Job Applicants?

    Posted on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Have you ever been interviewed by a robot? As a leading London recruitment agency, we’re always taking a close look at the latest developments in recruitment—and one of these is robot recruitment. If you’ll be applying for PA jobs over the next few years, chances are that your initial application may well be at the mercy of artificial intelligence (AI), in short, robots. What is robot ...

  • Top Tips on How to Write a Winning Cover Letter

    Posted on Monday, March 26, 2018 by The CV GuruNo comments

    If you’re looking for your next temporary PA opportunity, a new office support role, or that top London PA job—then you need a cover letter that wins over the hiring managers. Having a compelling CV and a stellar interview technique is wasted if your cover letter is less than great! Sadly, the thought of writing a cover letter fills most people with dread. As a leading London PA recruitment ...

  • How to Do a Personal SWOT Analysis to Improve Your PA Career

    Posted on Friday, March 23, 2018 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Whether you’re a temp PA seeking your next role or are looking to step up in your permanent PA job, chances are that you want to keep on improving in your PA career. A quick exercise to help you do this is conducting a personal SWOT analysis. A SWOT analysis helps you avoid becoming stagnant, stay motivated, and keep climbing up the career ladder. As a top London PA recruitment agency, we love to ...

  • How to Make Your Skills More Interesting on Your CV

    Posted on Thursday, March 22, 2018 by The CV GuruNo comments

    Whether you’re applying for temporary or permanent PA jobs, office support roles, or something else—chances are that you’ll need a compelling CV to bag an interview! However, with the number of applicants competing to fill each vacancy, you need a CV that enables you to stand out from the crowd. While these are skills that are required, the generic “great communication and organisation skills” ...

  • Don’t Love Networking? Get 5 Top Tips on How to Network!

    Posted on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Whether you’re looking for your next temp PA job or office support role, or are trying to excel in your current job, you’re likely to have been told “You need to network more!” Indeed, networking can provide useful contacts, insights, and even job opportunities. However, the word “networking” is enough to strike fear into the hearts of many! As a leading London PA recruitment agency, we know that ...

  • Top Tips on How to Reduce Business Travel Stress

    Posted on Friday, March 16, 2018 by Top London PANo comments

    Not every employee has to travel as part of their role, however, there are plenty that find themselves having to head out of their office from time to time for business trips. This could be by train, plane, or car, but one thing is for sure—business travel can be stressful! At our London PA and secretarial recruitment agency, some of our roles involve travelling—especially those exciting EA jobs ...