Blog - June 2018

  • Top 5 Tips on How to Increase Your Focus in the Office

    Posted on Friday, June 22, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Offices can be very distracting places, so it’s easy to feel that you’re not as focused or productive as you could be. Especially if you work in fast-paced EA or PA jobs, being focused is vital to your success. As a leading London PA recruitment agency, we know a thing or two about focus and productivity, so here are our top tips to help you stay focused in the office. #1 Write to-do ...

  • The Top 5 Job-Hunting Beliefs That Could Be Holding You Back

    Posted on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 by The Interview GuruNo comments

    When you’re looking for a new job, it can feel like an impossible feat—like there are no jobs out there or you don’t have the skills required—but actually, it’s often our own self-beliefs that are holding us back. At our leading London recruitment agency, we’ve helped many candidates find work by helping them turn around their limiting beliefs. So today, we’re here to do the same for you! #1 ...

  • Key Talking Points for Interviews - What to Talk about in Your Next Interview

    Posted on Monday, June 18, 2018 by The Interview GuruNo comments

    Whether you’re going to interviews for PA jobs, receptionist jobs, or other office support jobs, you need to make sure you’re fully prepared. Prepping for interviews can be tough, especially because you have little idea what to expect from the conversation. Making a good first impression at interview is vital, so here are some key talking points to bring up in your next interview. How you’d ...

  • Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Current Job

    Posted on Friday, June 15, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Whether you work as a PA, EA, receptionist, or something else entirely, there may come a time in your working life when you outgrow your current job. If you’ve hit a wall at work, it might be a sign that it’s time to move on and find a new role. At our top London recruitment agency, we want everyone to be love their jobs, so we’ll let you in on the signs that it’s time to make a move. You’re not ...

  • How Companies Can Achieve Better Office Design

    Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    With wellbeing in the workplace continuing to dominate discussions, there’s greater emphasis on the importance of happy, relaxed environments for staff. After all, your employees spend eight or more hours in the office every day, so it’s vital to ensure the office environment nurtures wellbeing and encourages productivity. Office design is one the biggest factors that influences employee ...

  • 7 Top Tips to Take Back Control of Your Email Inbox

    Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    If you work in fast-paced office support jobs, demanding PA jobs, or challenging EA jobs, then your email inbox probably fills up faster than you can refill your coffee! According to recent studies, a third of UK workers send work emails late at night, at weekends, and even when they’re away on holiday. It’s time to take back control of your emails, so here are the top tips on email management ...

  • How to Make Office Meetings More Effective

    Posted on Friday, June 8, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    While meetings are a necessary part of office jobs, studies have shown that meetings can reduce employees’ productivity and motivation if they’re poorly-scheduled, unnecessary, or simply bad. It’s time to take back the office meeting and make it more effective for everyone! From our leading London recruitment agency, these are our top tips to ensure better meetings in your organisation. Tip #1 ...

  • The Best Co-Working Spaces in London

    Posted on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    Whether you work in PA jobs, executive assistant jobs, or any other admin role in the capital, it’s likely that at some point you’ll need a great co-working space to get on with your work. Fortunately, there are hundreds of them to choose from in London, and many of them offer so much more than just a desk and wi-fi! As a leading London recruitment agency, we like to check out the best, so here’s ...

  • Top Technology Tools for Remote Working

    Posted on Monday, June 4, 2018 by Top London PANo comments

    If you’re a PA or work in temp PA jobs, you may be required to work remotely from time to time—whether it’s working from home, or while you’re away on a business trip with your boss. Working remotely is becoming increasingly common, and advances in technology are making it much easier. It’s now possible for those in PA jobs and office support roles to effectively support their boss’s needs from ...

  • Soft Skills That Make a Great Personal Assistant

    Posted on Friday, June 1, 2018 by Top London PANo comments

    In today’s world, being a successful personal assistant (PA) or executive assistant (EA) increasingly depends on your “soft skills”. Soft skills are character traits and interpersonal skills that enable you to thrive in your role. They tend to be in-built and are a part of who you are—whereas hard skills can be learned and refined over time. As a leading London PA recruitment agency, we’ll let ...