The Love Success Recruitment Agency London Blog - April 2019

  • Working with a Struggling Executive?

    Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    Everyone has the odd grumble about their boss. However, as a PA or EA, your role is to facilitate your boss so they can perform better and nurture their reputation. How do you do this when you can see that the executive is struggling or has very clear weaknesses? It’s at this point when relationships break down. In the capital, employers then head back to recruitment agencies in London to find ...

  • A Day in the Life of a London PA

    Posted on Friday, April 19, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    It’s another success story for Love Success and PA jobs in London! Last month, we posted an interview about one of our candidates who has moved into a PA role and loves the change and the challenge. What we didn’t have time to chat about is what she actually does all day, every day! So we decided to chat to one of our more experienced PAs and find out just what a day in the life of a London PA ...

  • Top 5 Apps for London Personal Assistants

    Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    We know you’re busy! Builders use tools, chefs use utensils, PAs need apps. Choose the right apps and your working life becomes more ordered, productive, and efficient. So, we’ve taken the hard work out of choosing which are best and have come up with our top five apps for London personal assistants: 24me 24me is billed as a virtual assistant, but hold your horses, this isn’t about ...

  • Tackling the Myths of Temp Work in London

    Posted on Monday, April 15, 2019 by The Career GuideNo comments

    As a recruitment agency in London that specialises in temporary jobs, we know more than a thing or two about temping. Time and time again, we hear common myths about temporary work in the capital. Often, these beliefs are wrong. At best, they’re founded on out-of-date information. So, let’s kick some of these myths about temporary jobs to the kerb. Myth: Temp positions are as rare as hen’s ...

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

    Posted on Friday, April 12, 2019 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 that 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, ...

  • Insider Interview: Brexit Has Been Great for Getting Work!

    Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    The daily Brexit news headlines can make job seekers nervous, and that’s understandable. However, did you know that the uncertainty of Brexit has proven positive for some? It may not be the majority, but those looking for temp work in London have been enjoying a time of plenty. Today we’ll hear from one of our ‘regulars’ who enjoys working in a wide range of temporary jobs in London. Hannah ...

  • What’s Happening with Temporary Jobs in London in Spring 2019?

    Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Brexit has triggered a sharp increase in the availability of temp work in London. There are more temporary job vacancies—and the wages being commanded for these roles are higher. As a leading London recruitment agency that specialises in temp jobs, we’ve been closely involved with businesses as they take strategic decisions to manage recruitment differently in light of Brexit. So let’s take a ...

  • Top PA Job Interview Tips for 2019

    Posted on Friday, April 5, 2019 by The InterviewerNo comments

    Recruitment agencies often tend to dish out a standard one-size-fits-all approach to mastering interview skills. However, as a leading London PA recruitment agency, we know that each PA role involves showcasing a different set of skills. You need to know how to answer both the generic and the specific questions in a way that is ideal for a PA role. Don’t worry—we’re familiar with the questions ...

  • How Do You Explain Gaps in Your CV?

    Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The CV WizardNo comments

    Gaps in your employment history, and therefore in your CV, are often flagged by recruitment agencies in London as being bad news. However, we are a London recruitment agency who have seen time and again that these ‘gaps’ aren’t something to fear, and instead can even be opportunities to showcase your skills. Let’s explain CV gaps. Why are gaps on a CV problematic? When you send your CV off to ...

  • Are There Better Times of Year to Look for PA Jobs?

    Posted on Monday, April 1, 2019 by The Career GuideNo comments

    The New Year has come and gone. This traditional boom time for recruiting is now over. Does that mean that spring isn’t a good time to look for PA jobs? There are times of the year when looking for PA jobs and office support jobs in London are easier. However, we’re currently in a recruitment market where skills are in high-demand. We’re also experiencing unique elements that affect recruitment ...