Leading Recruitment Agency in London: Industry Insights - February 2024

  • How temping gets careers back on track

    Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 by Guest BloggerNo comments

    Temp work in London isn't just about filling short-term roles—it's a pathway to revitalising careers and forging new professional paths. At Love Success, we've been chatting to some of our temps to gain perspectives from individuals who have experienced the transformative impact of temporary positions on their career path. Temping brings many benefits for getting your career back on track. But ...

  • How I got to my role as an HR Director

    Posted on Monday, February 19, 2024 by Pamela TNo comments

    The role of an HR Director stands out as a pinnacle of leadership and strategic influence. If you’re working in HR or considering a career in office support, you may wonder how to reach this level. So, today, we bring you a first-hand account of a seasoned HR Director, detailing their journey to success. This is the story of Pauline, an HR director in The City. My early days Starting my career in ...

  • How do you climb the corporate ladder from admin positions?

    Posted on Friday, February 16, 2024 by CaitlynNo comments

    Climbing the corporate ladder from administrative roles requires a strategic approach and a blend of skills. You’ll need some insider know-how too. Transitioning from an admin position to a higher-tier role involves more than just day-to-day tasks; it demands a proactive mind-set and a commitment to continuous improvement. So, here are some friendly and professional tips to guide you on the ...

  • Why your recruitment agency matters when navigating London’s temp scene

    Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024 by Pamela TNo comments

    In temporary jobs in London, the choice of a recruitment agency becomes a pivotal factor in shaping your experience of temping in London. We specialise in connecting individuals with meaningful temporary office support jobs – these might be in accounting, HR, sales, customer support or many other areas. Often, temps take a potluck approach when choosing their recruitment agency, and it often ...

  • Funny stories from those in the depths of a job hunt

    Posted on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 by Nina RNo comments

    Let’s be honest – in job hunting, there is a lot of stress and uncertainty. We need some light relief to realise it doesn’t all need to be hard work! The good news is that amongst the difficult times, there are moments of sheer hilarity that remind us to keep smiling through it all. If we’ve had an embarrassing moment, you can bet someone else had it worse! At Love Success, we've gathered some ...

  • From gatekeeper to strategic partner: what’s an EA’s role really about

    Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024 by Emma TNo comments

    In PA jobs in London, a particular type of role stands out: the Executive Assistant, or EA. They are sometimes known as a corporate PA. These roles have undergone significant transformation. Gone are the days of merely being gatekeepers and admin assistants; today's PAs and EAs have evolved into strategic partners, playing a pivotal role in shaping the success of the organisations they serve. ...

  • Everything you need to know about diplomacy as a PA

    Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024 by Rana SNo comments

    With PA jobs in London, mastering the art of diplomacy is a key ingredient for success. PAs often find themselves at the intersection of various responsibilities, requiring finesse in communication, tact, and the ability to navigate diverse situations. Diplomacy is quite a tricky skill to nail. So, let's delve into everything you need to know about diplomacy as a PA. Diplomacy is about strategic ...

  • Top Excel hacks for those in office support jobs

    Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024 by Tim SNo comments

    Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is a game-changer in office support roles. Lots of people say they are Excel literate, but few use it to its full extent. Excel is not just a spreadsheet tool; it's a powerful ally that can enhance your productivity and efficiency. So, to help you improve your skills, let's dive into some Excel hacks that can make your work life smoother and more effective. 1. Get ...

  • Candid conversations about being made redundant

    Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 by Guest BloggerNo comments

    Facing redundancy is a daunting prospect that many in London's office support jobs market may encounter at some point in their careers. At Love Success, we believe in fostering open dialogue around this topic to offer support and guidance. We've gathered snippets from conversations we’ve had with individuals who have navigated the complexities of redundancy with resilience and determination. ...

  • Never enough time? Master these time management techniques

    Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 by Guest BloggerNo comments

    Time is often a precious commodity. Juggling multiple tasks and responsibilities can be overwhelming, but mastering effective time management is the key to success. Here are some friendly and practical tips from our busy London recruitment agency to help you take control of your schedule and boost your productivity. 1. Know your priorities The first step in effective time management is ...