Maxwell Stephens

Facilities Management

28th, October 2021

The Power of Body Language in Interviews

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

The Power of Body Language in Interviews You have made it to interview stage. Now it’s time to think about not only how you present your skills, qualifications and experience but how you present yourself. Interviewers are often looking for confidence and assuredness. The question becomes how do we show this without telling it. Body language […]

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16th, September 2021

Working from home vs back to the office: The risks to productivity

Posted in Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, News & PR

Working from home vs back at the office – The question of productivity. Following on from our recent article regarding the potential divide between those working from home and those returning to the office, another hot topic on this issue is the potential impact on employee productivity.    Productivity can be a difficult thing to […]

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2nd, September 2021

Why do good employees quit?

Posted in Comments, Facilities Management, Recruitment

Why do good employees quit? Working in recruitment provides us with the opportunity to make a real impact on people’s lives, and for some people this means helping them to move on from a job they’re not happy in anymore. Over the years we have heard hundreds of reasons why people quit, and there are […]

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12th, August 2021

Steps to creating a successful onboarding program

Posted in Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, News & PR, Recruitment

Top tips for creating an effective onboarding program… What is onboarding and why is it important? In it’s simplest terms, onboarding is the process by which new employees are introduced and integrated into an organisation. Although it may sound like a relatively minor aspect of employee attraction and retention, the onboarding process can have a […]

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27th, July 2021

Young professionals within FM: what makes young FMs commit to the sector?

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, News & PR

Young professionals in FM: A discussion with Facilitate magazine Following a recent IWFM Pay & Prospects survey, Peter Forshaw, Managing Director of Maxwell Stephens, recently spoke with facilitate magazine to share his thoughts on young professionals in FM focussing on the potential barriers to joining (and staying in) the profession.     Was there never […]

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16th, July 2021
work from home advice

Do your homework! – Advice on how to work from home effectively.

Posted in Comments, Facilities Management

Do your homework! Advice on how to work from home… For those working from home veterans out there, the remote working measures implemented due to the COVID-19 outbreak won’t be too challenging, yet for those inexperienced homeworkers it can be quite a tough transition. We’ve all been there – starting the day with the best […]

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