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25th, September 2015

Interview Horror Stories

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Facilities Management Qualifications, Facilities News, Uncategorized

This week one of  Maxwell Stephens’s candidates had a very embarrassing situation in an interview. He was told that in the event of a fire, he should head to the skip in the car park. However he misheard and thought the receptionist wanted him to stand by the skip to wait for the interviewer, so […]

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22nd, September 2015
Creating a stand out CV

Creating a Standout CV

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Facilities Management Qualifications, Facilities News, In-house, Maxwell Stephens, News & PR, Outsourcing, Recruitment, Uncategorized

Your CV is an employer’s first impression of you, so you need to make it a good one! Employers these days can receive anywhere between 30 – 80 CVs per role so you need to grab their attention quickly. Here are 5 Dos and Don’ts for creating your standout CV: Do… TAILOR YOUR CV TO […]

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15th, September 2015

Employment Snapshot September 2015

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Facilities News, In-house, Maxwell Stephens, News & PR, Outsourcing, Recruitment, Uncategorized

2015 has been a busy year in terms of recruitment in the Facilities Management Industry as companies across the board have hired new facilities related staff. There was a pre-election dip in terms of the volume of new permanent vacancies, but the market has quickly rebounded and August was one of the most active months […]

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14th, September 2015

How to Handle Salary Negotiations

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

Salary negotiations, whether you’re employed and your contract is up for review, or you’ve been offered a new role, are always difficult. Often we simply accept what we’re offered for fear of looking greedy or demanding. However if you feel you’re being underpaid, or that your experience is worth more than is being offered, you […]

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10th, September 2015

Creating a Speedy and Efficient Recruitment Process

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

When it comes to recruitment we rarely take time out to review our processes and see where we could create efficiencies. With businesses focussed on cost savings, recruitment is often more considered, which generally means the process is slower. Here are five steps you can follow to create a speedier and more efficient recruitment process. […]

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25th, August 2015

Tips for Running a Successful Recruitment Open Day

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

Tips for Running a Successful Recruitment Open Day A recruitment open day can be great for any business looking to attract the best talent. It allows you to meet candidates on an informal basis and get to know them over a longer period than a standard interview. You can really showcase your business, and the […]

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