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23rd, November 2015

How to Judge a Candidate’s Social Skills

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

When it comes to hiring, we often focus on the technical skills and career experience, but pay less attention to the social skills, or soft skills, of the candidate. However strong social skills are a huge win for any candidate, as technical skill can be taught, teaching social skills is almost impossible. You can’t expect […]

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23rd, November 2015
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How to Find the Right Interim Manager

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

A changing business landscape and slow economic recovery, has led to many businesses restructuring and opting for an Interim Manager to lead them through change. Increasingly businesses are launching key strategic projects to grow the business or to reduce costs, and Interim Managers with specialist skills are ideal to offer guidance, and leadership. It’s just […]

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23rd, November 2015

How do I choose the best candidate?

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

It’s the age old question when it comes to recruitment, when I’ve been through the whole process, how do you determine who the best candidate is! It’s a tricky one, so when you sit down to review all the candidates you need to ask yourself four questions… Who had the best skills and qualifications? Going […]

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23rd, November 2015

How to Create a Graduate Scheme

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

As graduation time rolls around, a flood of new talent will enter the marketplace. In order to snap up the strongest talent, many companies are opting for graduate schemes. Graduates are keen to impress in their first role, and bring a bright enthusiasm that can be infectious amongst your team. It’s just a case of […]

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23rd, November 2015
Recruiting Partner

How Picking your Recruitment Partner, is just like Picking your Life Partner…

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

When it comes to finding the ideal recruitment agency to work with, you need to think of it as though you’re choosing your life partner! There are key attributes you should be looking for, so you can live happily ever after… COMMUNICATION IS KEY A good marriage is built on solid communication. Telling the other […]

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13th, October 2015

How to Stay Motivated When You’re Unemployed

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

When you’re searching for a job, and receiving rejections daily, it can be really demoralising. So here are our tips on how you can stay motivated throughout your search: SET A ROUTINE Sleeping in and idly browsing job sites throughout the day is a sure fire way to end up completely demotivated. So make sure […]

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