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How To Turnaround Your Underperforming Commercial Team

Underperformance is a challenge most managers or leaders will experience at some point in their career. We know this as a fact at Lucy Walker Recruitment because every week we are talking to leaders and managers about their teams.  Underperformance, in all it is guises can happen because of many thi [...]

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Counter Offers And Their Potential Impact On Your Career

With another year underway, many people are ready for a new challenge and thinking about changing their organisation as they develop their career.  Movement can happen in any organisation your manager is probably prepared for a couple of resignations. That doesn’t mean that they won’t fight for good [...]

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#Findanewjobthursday… An Infographic Series

#Findanewjobthursday... An Infographic Series  Hi, it's Daisy here ! I'm a resourcer at Lucy Walker Recruitment. What's a resourcer you ask? Well, a resourcer here at Lucy Walker Recruitment is someone who is involved in the first stages of attraction, screening and finding of people we identify thr [...]

2018-01-11T16:39:50+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career, Recruitment|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on #Findanewjobthursday… An Infographic Series

How Highly Successful People Plan Their Career?

With 2018 well and truly  here many of us are now starting to think about our plans for the New Year.   I often marvel at the fact that January the 1st allows us to start afresh as a New Year begins.  Maybe it’s a new health regime or to take up a new hobby? For many people, though a fresh new start [...]

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Career Advice: Why Your Comfort Zone Is Letting You Down

It’s is likely you are reading this at the start of the year with the goal of either improving your commercial career, your team's or maybe the impact you are having in the world at large.  ‘New Year, New Start’, is a mantra you will hear from many people. However, the reality is that if you want to [...]

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How Recruitment has changed over the last 25 years…

With 25 years in the industry, Lucy Walker Recruitment have seen a variety of changes. The recruitment process itself hasn’t really changed; the process of applying for a job, attending an interview, followed by an offer or rejection, still remains the core process… But, technology advancements have [...]

2017-10-20T15:09:31+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career, Clients, Employers, News, Recruitment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on How Recruitment has changed over the last 25 years…

Life after Redundancy… Your 4 Step Plan

  Step 1 - Reflection Redundancies invariably come "out of the blue" and as a complete shock to the system and you will undoubtedly go through a range of emotions in the initial aftermath ranging from anger to shock to worry to in some instances relief that a decision has been made to allow you [...]

2017-09-07T15:17:24+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career|Tags: , |Comments Off on Life after Redundancy… Your 4 Step Plan

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 !

What Makes A Great Personal Assistant In Today’s Commercial World?

Later this month we are one of the proud sponsors of The PA Hub Awards. The judging has now taken place and the awards night is happening on Thursday, June 22nd at Elland Road Banqueting Suite. You can book tickets here. As we continue our blog series on what makes exceptional employees in various c [...]

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 [...]