Facilities Management

20th, March 2019
Interserve

Interserve in administration: Workforce lessons to be learnt from large service providers

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Facilities News, News & PR, Recruitment

Following the heavily-publicised liquidation of FM giant Carillion last year, serious questions were raised about the outsourcing industry, and particularly the government’s reliance on the outsourcing of important public services. It seems these fundamental questions may be asked again with the recent news that the support services titan Interserve has gone into administration. Razor thin […]

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14th, March 2019

What next for FM? FM Insights from Elliott Chase

Posted in Facilities Management, Facilities News

If there is one thing that FM knows a lot about, it’s change. Change has been the story of facilities management since its earliest days. That’s especially true in the UK – widely regarded as the most mature market in the world: the whole concept of FM as ‘a thing’ grew out of evolution here, […]

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22nd, February 2019
Facilities Management recruit talent

The cream of the crop – Tips on how to attract the top talent.

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

In the modern recruitment world, candidates are spoilt for choice when it comes to searching for their perfect job. So much choice in fact, that it is becoming increasingly difficult for employers to stand out from the crowd and attract the top talent. Savvy top-tier professionals know what they are worth, and can afford to […]

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13th, February 2019
traditional fm recruitment

Are traditional recruitment principles becoming extinct?

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

Advanced shortlisting algorithms, data-driven segmentation, Artificial Intelligence. You may not fully understand all the lingo, but it is clear that technological advancements have had a huge impact on the way recruitment is done. With recruitment technology becoming more refined and sophisticated with each passing day, it begs the question whether there is an over reliance […]

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31st, January 2019
CSR examples

Corporate Social Responsibility – 5 Amazing Examples of CSR

Posted in Facilities Management, Uncategorized

The cynics out there may see Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) simply as a marketing gimmick to attract a more considerate consumer, whereas others may see it as a vital tactic in ensuring businesses operate as ethically and responsibly as possible. Although initial attitudes towards the CSR trend may have been mixed, it is becoming increasingly […]

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18th, January 2019
2019 recruitment

2019: Glass half empty? The glass is full at Maxwell Stephens

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Facilities News, Maxwell Stephens

If the media is to be believed, 2019 could be a very challenging year for the UK. With the ever-present threat of Brexit on the near horizon, it seems the nation is gripped by uncertainty of what the future will bring. This uncertainty seems to have infected areas of the job market too. According to […]

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