The Love Success Recruitment Agency | Insights - May 2022

  • How to Use Active Listening in an Interview

    Posted on Friday, May 13, 2022 by The InterviewerNo comments

    In dozens of interactions every day, we hear what people say. We listen and immediately get on with that we think we’ve heard. However, active listening—the ability to positively concentrate on what is being said—can give you immense power in an interview situation. It allows you to truly hear what the interviewer is asking. This helps you tailor your answer with pinpoint accuracy, making sure ...

  • Should I Change Jobs During the Cost of Living Crisis?

    Posted on Thursday, May 12, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    A recent survey has shown that three in four workers are thinking about finding a new job because of the cost of living crisis. The biggest driver for job change at the moment is pay. However, many people in seemingly secure and “ok” jobs may wonder if it’s safer to stay put. Here, our London recruitment agency explores why now is an excellent time to change roles if you need to for pay and cost ...

  • Have You Experienced Unconscious Bias at Work?

    Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 by The Workplace AdvisorNo comments

    Unconscious bias explains the ideas and attitudes that we hold subconsciously, which affect how we behave. We all have unconscious biases and unfortunately, without challenge, they can negatively and unfairly impact others within the workplace. Our London recruitment agency spent some time listening to examples of people’s experiences of unconscious bias at work; our hope is that this is ...

  • The Benefits of Temporary Jobs in London

    Posted on Monday, May 9, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    As one of the leading recruitment agencies in London, we know that there are hundreds (if not thousands!) of people building exceptional careers using temp work. However, we also know that many of us are still stuck with a dated mindset about temporary jobs, believing them to only be for low-skilled labour and not for those taking their careers seriously. However, temping in London is no longer ...

  • Bullying at Work — It’s Time to Put Yourself First

    Posted on Friday, May 6, 2022 by The Office Zen MasterNo comments

    In early March 2022, John Bercow, former Speak of the Commons, was rightfully labelled a workplace bully in a withering report from an independent parliamentary appeals panel. It shone a spotlight on the wider problem of bullying at work. Sadly, this is a reality for many people in office support jobs in London. The report into John Bercow revealed his bullying nature in full glory, with stories ...

  • What Do You Like about Temping in London?

    Posted on Thursday, May 5, 2022 by The Career GuideNo comments

    With pandemic restrictions lifted, temps have been increasingly important to London employers, who have had to navigate difficult staff shortages in every sector, at a time of skills shortages. As such, those interested in temporary jobs in London have been kept very busy! Given all of the changes of the last few years, we thought it’d be interesting to share snippets of our chats with some of ...