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    Somerset House launches a summer of scents

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    Somerset House has launched its brand new exhibition for the summer, celebrating fragrances. Perfume: A Sensory Journey Through Contemporary Scent’s launch was attended by over 300 guests as they welcomed a multi-sensory exhibit that is available for corporate and private events who want to push the boundaries of perfumery. Exploring the new experiences of contemporary […]

    How to know when you should take a break

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    With many worried that taking their mind off their work will reduce concentration and lessen work efficiency, the opposite is true according to talent management expert Richard Moy. Taking the time to step out of the office and breathe in some fresh air could be just the quick fix you need for a boost in […]

    Hiring the wrong person costs UK businesses billions

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    Recruiters are being urged to be mindful as British businesses are losing billions of pounds a year through hiring mistakes. 85% of HR decision-makers admitting their company has hired the wrong candidate, but a third still believe the mistake hasn’t cost the firm any profits. A report from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation hopes to […]

    How to secure key speakers

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    Finding speakers and key opinion leaders (KOL) can be a difficult task, and getting them to appear at your event means dealing with a number of factors. After tackling availability comes the travel arrangements, potential accommodation, ensuring they have access to the facilities they need and making sure they can meet the schedule, all with […]

    Hays PA scoops London PA Awards accolade

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    Denise Delamain, Personal Assistant to Regional Managing Director of Hays London City has scooped a renowned PA accolade at the London PA Awards. More than 1,000 nominations were received in the 2017 awards across 12 categories, with Denise (pictured above, centre) receiving a finalist nomination in both the ‘Above and Beyond’ and ‘Concierge and Client’ […]

    Winners announced for the Hospitality Assured Awards 2017

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    This year’s winners of the Hospitality Assured Awards have been revealed as part of the Institute of Hospitality’s annual dinner and awards ceremony at The Montcalm, Marble Arch. Looking to discover the highest performers delivering the greatest quality service in the hospitality sector, the awards also highlight management and operations ability chosen by respected leaders […]

    How to work with Millennials

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    The business landscape is changing to reflect the growing world around us, and introducing the Millennial to the workplace can be a nightmare for some businesses. The Millennials and ‘Generation Z’ are the first generations to grow up within a constantly-connected, multicultural world, and they’re bringing their new experiences to the working world. Opinionated, informed […]

    Businesses say staff hesitant to adopt digital practices

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    A new report highlights some of the greatest challenges organisations are facing as they approach the next digital frontier, one of which is a lack of willingness from employees to adopt to new practices. The ‘State of the Digital Nation’ report by Agilisys, a specialist for the public sector, draws on findings from a survey […]

    A third of animal owners shirk work for their pets

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    A third of animal owners confess they’ve dodged work to pander to a poorly pet. According to a new survey, 42% of employees have lied to their boss and bagged a day off to attend to their ailing animal. One in three respondents admit that on their return to ‘full health’, they sneak off during […]

    Top PAs win WeAreTheCity Rising Star award

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    WeAreTheCity has released the names of its top 100 female Rising Stars as part of its Annual Awards Programme designed to celebrate female talent across the UK, including a select group of PAs and EAs. The prestigious Rising Star awards, now in its third year, aim to showcase the sheer volume of female talent that […]