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7 Easy Ways to Handle Interview Stress

Interview stress is common, and in honesty, everyone is likely to experience it at one time or another in their life.  Logical when you stand back and appreciate how important an interview is.   This is your opportunity to advance your career. However, the hiring manager or interview panel must be c [...]

2017-08-15T17:57:35+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 7 Easy Ways to Handle Interview Stress

How to Turn Work Overwhelm into Organisation

Even the best of us can experience the dreaded ‘o’ word. No, not overworking, that is the subject of another post. Instead, it’s the overwhelm word; can you relate? I bet you can. It’s a common experience that seems to be more prevalent today than ever before. When I started Lucy Walker Recruitment  [...]

2017-07-26T09:18:46+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on How to Turn Work Overwhelm into Organisation

Meet Jennifer Brandwood…..The Receptionist of The Year 2017 !

Jennifer the person Jennifer comes across as a  warm lively and enthusiastic character both on the phone and in person. She is a keen fitness enthusiast who has a love for yoga and running, both of which she is able to encompass into her working life as well as her personal life. Two years ago, she [...]

2017-07-21T15:23:21+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career, Clients, Employers, News, Recruitment|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Meet Jennifer Brandwood…..The Receptionist of The Year 2017 !

How to Excel in Your New Company In 60 Days

Congratulations you have finally landed that new role you have wanted for ages and are all ready to get going. We have talked about adapting to a new company culture in a previous post. Now let’s explore how to truly excel in your new role. Here at LWR, we have now been placing candidates for approa [...]

2017-07-05T10:35:46+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How to Excel in Your New Company In 60 Days

The 5 Step Graduate Guide to Securing Your First Job

Graduate roles? The exams are over and that final holiday with your ‘besties' is coming to an end. As you sip your last Pina Colada or Mojito at the beach, it’s time to plan for the career of your dreams. In today’s post, we share our guide for grads. At Lucy Walker, we have been supporting graduate [...]

2017-06-29T15:15:41+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on The 5 Step Graduate Guide to Securing Your First Job

3 Guaranteed Ways to Adapt to Your New Company Culture

The deal is done. Contracts are signed your leaving ‘do’ is imminent and your current desk is all packed away; onwards to the next step in your career. I am sure you are excited about your new role, and yet I wonder if there is a touch of trepidation as you join a new organisation and all that this [...]

2017-06-21T11:47:22+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 3 Guaranteed Ways to Adapt to Your New Company Culture

What Makes an Outstanding Office Manager?

I recently read an amusing, yet touching, poem on LinkedIn penned by a CEO lamenting that their Office Manager had left for pastures new and how much they were missed. As we continue our series here at LWR on what makes people stand out in numerous commercial roles, it’s time to shine the spotlight [...]

2017-06-06T18:10:25+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on What Makes an Outstanding Office Manager?

‘Manchester’s got everything except a beach’!

Manchester…. “Manchester is the belly and guts of the Nation” - George Orwell “......we do things differently here” - Anthony Wilson "The thing about Manchester is...it all comes from here" - Liam Gallagher “Manchester’s got everything except a beach “ - Ian Brown "Manchester is a working class city [...]

2017-06-29T11:27:08+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Clients, Employers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on ‘Manchester’s got everything except a beach’!

Judges announced for Receptionist of the Year Award

With nominations now closed for Receptionist of the Year, we are delighted to announce our Independent Judges for this award....Denise Oyston and Sharon Newey.   Denise and Sharon will now begin the painstaking task of sifting through the numerous applications to consider the relative merits of [...]

2017-06-06T14:02:31+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Judges announced for Receptionist of the Year Award

Lucy Walker Recruitment Looking into New Market Opportunities.

A press release appeared in various on-line business and recruitment sites recently. A copy of the article is detailed below for information. https://www.insidermedia.com/insider/yorkshire/recruitment-firm-looking-into-new-markets "As has been our strategy over the last 12 months , we are continuing [...]

2017-06-05T13:29:17+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Clients, News, Recruitment|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Lucy Walker Recruitment Looking into New Market Opportunities.