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 [...]

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‘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 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 [...]

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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. "As has been our strategy over the last 12 months , we are continuing [...]

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7 Ways To Boost Your Confidence In Your New Role

It’s happened to the best of us. We have gone through the interview process and then the magic phone call arrives! “You have got the job.” After the initial euphoria has died down, a slight unease creeps over you as you wonder if you are really up for this amazing opportunity. You have wanted to mov [...]

Lucy Walker Recruitment Publish 2017 Workplace Report

Following extensive research of Clients and Candidates in Quarter 4 of 2016 and Quarter 1 in 2017, Lucy Walker Recruitment are delighted to announce the release of their Annual 2017 Workplace Report. The comprehensive Paper details the major issues currently affecting the Workplace and offers some f [...]

2017-09-25T10:51:44+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Clients|0 Comments

Lucy Walker Recruitment Launch Inaugural Receptionist of the Year Award

Following on from our recent article on the Importance of the role of the receptionist and the celebrated National Receptionists Day on Wednesday 10th May 2017, we are delighted to announce the launch of our Inaugural Receptionist of The Year Award. If you feel your F.O.H Receptionist is worthy of n [...]

All Nominations now in for Yorkshire PA of the Year Awards 2017.

The deadline for nominations for the YPA17 Awards, sponsored by Lucy Walker Recruitment, has now closed and we are delighted to hear that Marion Lowrence of the organisers, PA Hub, is "overwhelmed" with the incredible level of entries in the categories this year. Finalists are announced on Thursday [...]

2017-05-11T10:24:56+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Clients|0 Comments

Is This The Most Important Employee in Your Organisation ?

The case may be put for the dynamic record -breaking Sales Manager, the charismatic Young CEO or the inspirational Managing Partner but, in reality, when it comes to identifying who is the most important employee within your work environment you maybe don't need to look much further than the person [...]

The 4 (Sure-Fire) Secrets to Boosting Confidence for Your Interview

Important job interviews can reduce the most confidence among us to a bag of nerves, so for those people who suffer debilitating low self-confidence in interview situations, the days before an interview can be downright excruciating. Luckily, there are some proven techniques to get your confidence l [...]