The Love Success Recruitment Agency Blog - July 2020

  • What’s It Like Being a PA at the Moment?

    Posted on Friday, July 31, 2020 by Top London PANo comments

    A Personal Assistant (PA) or Executive Assistant (EA) is an integral part of any business. More than anyone, PAs have their finger on the pulse of what’s going on and how their company’s adjusting to new situations. At our PA recruitment agency, we’ve been catching up with some of the PAs we’ve helped find jobs for to find out what their role’s like at the moment and how they see things ...

  • What Temporary Jobs in London Are Available Now?

    Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    We’ve had a great deal of interest about temporary jobs in London recently. There are various reasons why. Some candidates are looking to change career, especially if they work in hospitality or travel. Others are looking for something to fill their time and keep their skills polished while on furlough. Many recruitment agencies in London are advertising temp work at the moment, but what can you ...

  • Will I Be Made Redundant When Furlough Ends?

    Posted on Monday, July 27, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    If you're currently furloughed and have heard the news about job losses, then you might be understandably worried about being made redundant. It doesn't help when some struggling recruitment agencies who are worried about their future give the impression that jobs are scarce and you need them — right now. While some recruitment agencies are sowing the seed that those on furlough are effectively ...

  • What’s It Like Job Hunting at the Moment?

    Posted on Friday, July 24, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    At our London recruitment agency, we’re aware that if you’re looking for work at the moment, you might feel apprehensive about finding something suitable. You may be considering staying put when you’d hoped now would be the time to find a new role. You may have recently been made redundant and worry that securing a new role will be a long and difficult process. If so, read on to discover the ...

  • 6 Virtual Interview Questions You Need to Prepare For

    Posted on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 by The InterviewerNo comments

    If you’ve been invited to a virtual interview, you’re probably facing a double-whammy of standard interview nerves combined with the stress of doing it all virtually. Interviews can be unsettling as it is, so how do you prepare for one conducted via video conference? Will you be asked different questions? One of our roles as a recruitment agency is to prepare you for the things you’ll face in the ...

  • The Myths About Job Hunting in a Recession

    Posted on Monday, July 20, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Job hunting during a recession can be scary. Myths about how job seekers are doomed always circulate and some recruitment agencies perpetuate them. We, on the other hand, are a London recruitment agency that will be honest with you about the myths of job hunting in a recession. Here, we bust the most common untruths about job hunting in economic downturns. Myth 1: No one hires during a recession ...

  • How to Improve Your Communication Skills in Office Jobs

    Posted on Friday, July 17, 2020 by The Workplace AdvisorNo comments

    Whether you’re applying for temporary jobs in London and need communication skills to navigate different workplaces and expectations, or you’re already in a communication-heavy role, keeping your communication skills sharp is always important. As a London recruitment agency, we know that such skills are vital for candidates attending interview, as well as for those who want to see career success. ...

  • How to Find a Job You’ll Love During a Downturn

    Posted on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Covid-19 is no one’s friend — certainly not the job market’s if the news is anything to go by. As a PA recruitment agency, however, we’ve faced downturns before. We’ve watched many candidates find their dream job in tough economic conditions. So look beyond headlines and stats saying 24% of UK jobs are at risk and take a different approach. Consider the area and the industry Economic downturns ...

  • How Do You Organise Team-Building Events Remotely?

    Posted on Monday, July 13, 2020 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    At our London recruitment agency, we’re a fan of team-building events. They help us collaborate and learn about our strengths (and what we need to work on!) We also know that for many London-based PAs, organising office team-building events often falls to you. During lockdown, and with the continuation of homeworking, your managers may feel that teams are becoming fractured. If this is the case, ...

  • How to Pass Probation at Your New Job

    Posted on Friday, July 10, 2020 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Many of London’s recruitment agencies send new employees off with a cheery wave and a close of the door. However, we know that a recruitment agency can provide crucial support for you in the transition stage. This includes getting off on the right foot, making a good impression, and sailing safely through your probationary period. For those just starting an office support job in London, here we ...