Maxwell Stephens

23rd, July 2015
Want to know how to write a cover letter then read this article by Maxwell Stephens

5 Ways to Write an Effective Cover Letter

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Maxwell Stephens, Recruitment

When applying for a job, you may feel that writing a cover letter is a bit of a waste of time, but it is an essential part of the application process. Recruiters will read the cover letter as it gives them a quick introduction to why you are applying for the role and what makes […]

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13th, July 2015

How to get headhunted in FM!

Posted in Candidate, Comments, Facilities Management, Facilities News, Maxwell Stephens, Outsourcing, Recruitment

To get Headhunted in FM, what you have to realise is that the sole mission of a headhunter is to find the best talent for their client! They’ll often work on a small number of briefs at any one time, and specialise in a certain area, building their network and learning who are the leaders […]

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11th, July 2015

Deciding which way to go in the facilities management job hunt

Posted in Candidate, Facilities Management, Facilities News, In-house, Maxwell Stephens, Outsourcing, Recruitment

For candidates about to start the facilities management job hunt, it can be a vexing dilemma; to work direct or go for the outsourced position. Maxwell Stephens are on hand to analyse the options. Wikipedia tells us Facilities Management (FM) is, ‘An integrated multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary field devoted to the coordination of space, infrastructure, people and organisation.” […]

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11th, July 2015

What your body language is saying in an interview…

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

When you get invited to an interview, your first thought is prep,prep, prep which normally means learning more about the company and practicing your responses. However it’s just as important to think about your body language, as it is to remember your answer to “where do you see yourself in 5 years?”. Here’s our guide […]

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8th, July 2015
How Do You Attract Top Performers in FM When You Are No Longer In The Buying Seat?

How Do You Attract Top Performers in FM When You Are No Longer In The Buying Seat?

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

For the last decade or so that I have worked in recruitment, most of the power has been in the hands of the client recruiters, not the candidates. In many cases, this led to an arrogant approach to recruitment based on a view that candidates were lining up desperate for jobs. Do you want to […]

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20th, June 2015
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How to Shortlist Candidates in Facilities Management

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

Do you want to learn how to shortlist candidates in facilities management? Read Guidance from Maxwell Stephens on Making the Process as Quick and Fair as Possible Your facilities management vacancy has been advertised and the applications have flooded in – but what’s the quickest and fairest way of shortlisting the best candidates to interview? If time […]

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