The Love Success Recruitment Agency London Blog - September 2019

  • How Do You Turn Your Temporary Job into a Permanent One?

    Posted on Monday, September 30, 2019 by The TempNo comments

    Working in temporary jobs in London brings you numerous benefits from broadening and deepening your skills through to excellent wages. Temping in London can be ideal for getting known, trying something out, and proving your worth. However, if you’ve settled for temp work in London hoping it can be a springboard to something more permanent, how do you maximise your chances? Choose your London ...

  • What’s the Most Unusual PA Task You’ve Heard Of?

    Posted on Friday, September 27, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    As a top London recruitment agency, we’d like to say we’ve seen it all! However, in reality, PAs in London really need to be flexible—as they never quite know what they’ll need to do for their principal or executive. Today, we’ll let you in on the most unusual PA job tasks we’ve heard of, but what are the most unusual PA tasks you’ve been asked to do? Courier a fully-decorated Christmas ...

  • Office Catering Options in London

    Posted on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    If you’re tasked with organising office catering as part of your London PA job or office support role, you may feel daunted. No need to worry—we’ve narrowed it down to five office catering options in London, so even if you’re temping in the capital from overseas, you can look like a local pro. Feastly Feastly does what its name suggests: great feasts done well. It’s not just taste with Feastly, ...

  • How to Improve Your Interview Technique

    Posted on Monday, September 23, 2019 by The InterviewerNo comments

    All too often, recruitment agencies in London let candidates turn up for interview ill-prepared. This isn’t fair on the employer or the candidate. At Love Success, we’re a London recruitment agency that sees a vital part of our role as helping candidates prepare for interviews for office support jobs in London. Here are some ways to improve your interview technique from a leading London ...

  • Insider Insight: Office Support Temping in London Part 4

    Posted on Friday, September 20, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    In previous articles in our series about temporary office support jobs in London, you’ve learned why graduates and parents returning to work have opted to do temp work in London. You’ve also seen how a temp position can become permanent and move an individual’s career forwards. In the penultimate article in our series, we spoke to one of our student temps about how temporary jobs in London work ...

  • I couldn’t do PA jobs in London without…

    Posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    A plumber has his toolkit and the salesman has his PowerPoints, what are the tools of the trade for those doing PA jobs in London? We spent a day asking just that of candidates looking for PA jobs and office support jobs in London. As a PA recruitment agency, it was very insightful! The tech lovers Many of the answers involved technology of some sort. Time and again, we were simply told “my ...

  • So, You’ve Hit a Career Plateau?

    Posted on Monday, September 16, 2019 by The Career GuideNo comments

    It’s all too easy to stagnate in your career. That can be particularly true of office support jobs. As a top London recruitment agency, we see it on CVs time and again—the tell-tale signs that an individual hit a career plateau and didn’t act. So how can you tell whether you’ve hit a career plateau? And importantly, what can you do about it? A career plateau isn’t always bad Levelling off in ...

  • Insider Insight: Office Support Temping in London Part 3

    Posted on Friday, September 13, 2019 by The TempNo comments

    We’ve spoken to a graduate temp and a parent returning to work after having children. In this third part of our five part series about office support temping in London, we talk to Rebecca about how her role has changed from temporary to permanent and whether this was a strategic decision. The Temp-to-Perm Temp A temp-to-perm temp is simply an individual who started out in a temporary role and ...

  • London Executive Assistant of the Week

    Posted on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by Top London PANo comments

    We are spoilt for choice when it comes to outstanding executive assistants in London. As a PA recruitment agency in the capital that fills countless PA jobs in London, we know some incredibly skilled individuals. However, this week one candidate shone out amongst the rest. So today we talk to Ailsa, a London executive assistant who we placed through our PA recruitment agency. We’ve nicknamed you ...

  • Temporary Office Support Jobs: How Long Are They For?

    Posted on Monday, September 9, 2019 by The TempNo comments

    It’s an excellent time for those looking for temporary jobs in London, particularly in office support roles. However, there’s often a great deal of confusion about the nature of temporary office support jobs and temp work in London in general. What really is temping and what might it look like for you? Myth-busting temp work in London For many years, temporary jobs in London were viewed as ...