The Love Success Recruitment Agency | Insights - March 2022

  • How to Explain Reasons for Leaving a Job at Interview

    Posted on Thursday, March 31, 2022 by The InterviewerNo comments

    The reasons as to why you’ve left a permanent or temporary job can really vary. However, it will almost certainly form the basis of an interview question. Knowing how to explain this whilst presenting yourself well is important. Why does an employer want to know? Employers need to ascertain if you are going to be a good fit for their role in their business and if you’ll be a long-term prospect. ...

  • Signs You Should Leave Your Job

    Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    You’ve been brought up with the notion that work is never really going to be a barrel of laughs. Hating the commute is common. Feeling low on a Sunday night is normal, and it’s even more normal to feel a sense of dread as you get out of bed on a Monday morning. Plus, it’s all tied up in the importance of your income. So, how do you know when these ordinary experiences of life tip over to indicate ...

  • Are You a Recruitable Temp?

    Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2022 by The CV WizardNo comments

    What makes a candidate for temporary jobs in London attractive and do you possess those qualities? Read on to find out what makes a good and “recruitable” temp, and learn how to make yourself stand out to employers, so that you can enjoy the most from temp work in the capital. Are you reliable? Just because an employer is considering using London temps doesn’t mean that they can cope with someone ...

  • Hybrid Working Is Here to Stay

    Posted on Friday, March 25, 2022 by The Workplace AdvisorNo comments

    Recent research from the Chartered Institute of Management (CMI) reveals that over 80% of people are working in a hybrid fashion, despite lockdowns being well behind us. The vast majority are happiest with hybrid working. It’s an expectation of employees, but it’s also an expectation of employers. Why is hybrid working beneficial? Hybrid working suits office support jobs in London perfectly. ...

  • Pros and Cons of Living and Working in London

    Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    If you’re considering living and working in London, then you’re definitely not alone. Around 37% of the population of London was born outside the UK ! But it’s a pretty big deal to consider moving over 10,000 miles. We’re here to help you weigh up the pros and cons of moving to London. Pros of moving to London Business capital: Want to give your career rocket fuel? Work in London. The world’s ...

  • What’s It Like Working in the UK from Abroad?

    Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022 by The Workplace AdvisorNo comments

    With pandemic restrictions lifting, more and more people are looking to restart their plan of moving to the UK and working in London. We thought it’d be helpful to hear advice, observations, and top tips from others in your position. It’s easier than I thought Jane tells us, “Working in the UK has been easier than I thought it would be. I use Love Success to help find roles. I work in ...

  • What Jobs Can You Do in London when Travelling?

    Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    The Overseas Experience (OE) is a huge thing for many young Aussies and Kiwis, and with pandemic restrictions easing many Antipodeans are looking to restart their dreams of an OE focusing on the UK. Work will be an important part of the OE (not least for funding it), but are you limited to antisocial hours in hospitality or poor pay in retail? Here we explore looking for jobs in England and the ...

  • Top Tips for Finding Work in London as a Kiwi

    Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Are you a Kiwi embarking on a job hunt in London? Here, we share our top tips to make sure everything works out… Understand visas It’s not as complicated as it once was, but it’s also not straightforward, so get cracking with sorting out your visa. Most Kiwis come over and work in London on a two-year Tier 5 Youth Mobility visa. Work from the start Don’t waste time—find a job very early on. Two ...

  • Why do Aussies and Kiwis Love Moving to London?

    Posted on Monday, March 14, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    Last year, there were 87,000 Aussies residing in the UK. There are tens of thousands of New Zealanders, too. Moving to the UK, and to London in particular, is very appealing to those from the other side of the world. But what do Aussies and Kiwis really love about living and working in London? 1. Finding a job is easy Finding a job in London when you come from Australia or New Zealand is easy. ...

  • CV Formatting Tips to Get More Interviews

    Posted on Friday, March 11, 2022 by The CV WizardNo comments

    Your CV carries immense power when it comes to securing an interview. If you’ve got your sights set on applying for office support jobs in London but know that employers get dozens of CVs to sift through, you’ll want to make sure that yours is fabulous. Before a hiring manager even gets to the content of your CV, they can be put off by the formatting. Just a few tweaks to your layout can make ...