Do you know how to harness the power you have in your Polo & Tweed login? Worry not. Together we will take a look at some easy things you can do to help you get that dream job.
It is important to remember Polo & Tweed are a recruitment agency so new jobs are coming in all the time for different families and you need to apply for the jobs you would like. We don’t automatically pass your CV on to our client, we need you to let us know by applying.
This handy guide will help you understand how to get the most out of your candidate portal, and give you the best opportunity for future job opportunities through Polo & Tweed.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a butler?
Here’s your chance to find out!
Polo & Tweed are delighted to announce that from September 2016 we will be partnering with Red Letter Days and offering the chance to hire your very own personal Butler for the day! The perfect gift for your loved ones (or of course yourself!)
If you’re going to hire a butler for a day be sure to get the most of your experience.
Here are our top 5 recommendations for what to do with your Butler for a day
On the 23rd of June, millions of British people voted as to the future of Great Britain’s place in the EU. At 7am on the 24th, the country awoke to a new day and to the realisation that the majority (if only by 1, 269,501 million which had swung the vote) had won to leave the EU. What followed was complete and utter chaos.
David Cameron (Prime Minister) announced his resignation, the stock market crashed, the pound plummeted to a rate that had not been seen since 1985 and £350 billion pounds was wiped from the British economy. The world watched on as the journalists and press gave their best indication of what would follow.
Those at the head of the ‘Leave’ campaign were suspiciously quiet. As a British company (with our headquarters in Mayfair), with a British CEO at the helm of the ship, Polo & Tweed employers are a mixture of British and non British (Dutch, Romanian, Russian, American, etc) They were hand-picked for their jobs for their business acumen and ability to work in a strong team. They were chosen due to their aptitude to do a great job.
So what is the forecast for the future of the company, what does this mean for candidates looking for work and clients looking to hire staff? What is the future for the UK and for domestic recruitment….
CEO of Polo & Tweed Lucy Challenger was delighted to be invited to a HR Owen partners day, where she and her husband Ben Challenger (retired British Olympic Athlete) were invited to drive the Bentley latest models, followed by a lovely lunch and networking with other like minded brands.
The event was organised by Ian Barrow, the general manager of HR Owen Bentley Berkshire, and Lucy was joined by other leading brands who work in the surrounding areas. Although Polo & Tweed is based in Mayfair, London, Lucy moved to West Berkshire before the birth of her son Noah, as she wanted to raise a family surrounded by nature. Her team at Polo & Tweed regularly place staff in the home counties, including Berkshire, so she is extremely familiar with the area.
On Tuesday the 7th of June, Channel 4 aired a documentary about the super rich of Nigeria and those who work with and alongside them. If you missed it you can catch up here, or here.
It featured a series of characters including Cupp and Temi Otedola (daughters of the oil tycoon Femi Otedola), The Mbadiwe twin brothers who have lived a privileged and luxury lifestyle, and Alex, a self made business man selling luxury goods to the Nigerian buyers. The documentary followed these characters and a few other smaller characters in their pursuit of ‘health and wealth’ as Temi toasts to at the start of the show. Her sister Cupp looks shocked and adds ‘and happiness’ but Temi doesn’t seem that interested to agree.
So why has Nigeria risen to become a serious contender in the presence of super rich, and what makes their approach different from other super rich nations?
During our time at the London Yacht & Prestige Car Show we met some amazing attendees. Eamonn Holmes stopped by for a quick chat about luxury living and domestic help.
As an accomplished journalist, Eamonn has seen it all and it was nice to hear his take on domestic staff and luxury living.
When it comes to living the luxury lifestyle, with all the money in the world, you’re biggest restriction is time. After all, what good is having a lot of money if you don’t have any free time to enjoy it?
Time is one of our most valuable assets and if you are fortunate enough to be able to afford it, one way to have more free time is to have people around you to do the things you don’t want to do. Daily activities such as cooking, cleaning, or even looking after the kids can all be done by professionals, leaving you with the free time to do what you please.
Polo & Tweed attended the London Yacht, Jet & Prestige Car Show this year to promote our domestic staff recruitment and training services. The London Yacht, Jet & Prestige Car Show brings together the finest luxury brands for an amazing showcase. We even had our very own British Butler to accompany us this year!
This short clip shows some of the highlights – amazing cars, beautiful yachts, celebrities, accessories and everything else luxury. Visit our YouTube channel for more videos from our weekend at the show!
Last week, Luxurious Magazine released an exclusive interview with our CEO and Founder, Lucy Challenger. Luxurious Magazine specializes in luxury and lifestyle news and is one of Europe’s most popular news outlets. We are happy to see our successful CEO featured in such a prominent magazine!
Lucy’s interview with Henry McIntosh briefly touches on her background and dives deeper into her relationship with the domestic luxury service industry. She fields questions about the demand for luxury domestic services, the benefits of working as a domestic staff, and the future of Polo & Tweed.