Day to Day

  • Five tips for a successful Secret Santa

      Christmas fever has well and truly hit the UK – lights have been turned on across the country, baubles are appearing in shop windows and Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You is increasingly playing on radio stations.  …

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  • Pros vs. cons of Workplace Personality Assessments

    Over 80 % of US Fortune 500 and 75 % of UK Times 100 companies are using personality assessments to aid the recruitment and hiring process for their businesses. Joining the likes of JP Morgan, Barclays and KPMG, Goldman Sachs has now confirmed that …

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  • How to hire employees who will stand the test of time

    As the number of millennials entering the workforce continues to increase, the traditional rules around workplace operations are slowly disintegrating, encouraged by a generation that wants more flexibility, an even work-life balance and a sense of …

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  • 5 tips for effectively managing up

    Working within a support role can mean that you’re often on the receiving end of instructions; but management isn’t something that just happens down the organisational hierarchy. It also needs to happen upwards so that your manager …

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  • A Day in the Life of a Private PA

    Are you thinking of becoming a Private PA or are you intrigued as to how a Private PA can help you? We speak to Sylvie [1] about what a typical day looks like supporting a busy chairman. 7.30am: I’m up and dressed, and have started to go through …

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  • Five ways to improve your time management

    Time management is defined as the art behind planning the amount of time spent on specific activities - specifically so as to be able to boost efficiency or productivity. In a support role, you’re often the eyes, ears and knowledge centre so it& …

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  • How work perks influence a candidate's decision to take a role

    Thomson Reuters approached Tiger to provide comment on unusual work perks and the influence workplace benefits can have on a candidate’s decision to take a role. You can view the video below, and I’ve also shared some further thoughts on …

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  • How work perks can give you the edge over your competition

    This week, journalists from Thomson Reuters interviewed me about unusual work perks and the influence workplace benefits can have on swaying a candidate’s decision to take a role. As it’s a topic high on the HR agenda, I thought I’d …

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  • Five reasons you should consider a career as a receptionist

    The role of the receptionist is one that’s often overlooked by candidates as a long-term profession. But with the right company, career-receptionists can enjoy a rewarding and fulfilling career. We meet a number of front office candidates looking …

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  • The technology you need to know

    We can all appreciate the extent to which technology dictates our working lives. However for PAs, in particular, it’s increasingly significant to be in-the-know with the emerging technologies available. It can seriously impact the productivity of …

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