Outsourcing

14th, October 2016

The Outsourcing Era

Posted in Facilities Management, Outsourcing

Many Facilities Managers find themselves managing outsourced services. By that we mean that a service was once internally provided, but a decision was made for an external supplier to provide it instead. Whilst outsourcing as a business choice is fairly mature, there are still many examples of services that are internally managed which are being […]

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27th, January 2016
Dynamic recruitment

Dynamic Recruitment

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

Why can a notice to quit can help your business move forward? Well, when an employee hands in their notice, the knee-jerk reaction of managers is often to pick up the phone and begin an immediate search for their replacement.  It’s a natural enough reaction, but one that fails to address an organisations changing needs.

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8th, December 2015
12 things every fm should know

12 Things Every Facilities Manager Should Know

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

Facilities Managers are responsible for the processes and services that are imperative to the running of an organisation. It’s their job to ensure the working environment is not only suitable and safe for the employees, but also that the processes are efficient and productive enough to turn a profit for the company.

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1st, December 2015

Finding New Talent in the New Year

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

We all know that January is the time that everyone who has been considering making a move, finally takes the plunge! A new year ahead gives candidates a renewed vigour, and we see applications for roles increase hugely. You might think that leaves you spoilt for choice, however it’s often the most competitive time as […]

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24th, November 2015

Should We Advertise Salary or Not?

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 in recruitment – should we include the salary in the advert or not? And it really depends on the role and the climate in which you’re advertising! If you feel candidates will be in hot demand, or if you’re trying to poach a member of staff from a competitor then […]

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23rd, November 2015

Make a Great First Impression!

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

In this candidate-driven market it’s just as important for you to make a great impression on the candidate, as it is for the candidate to try and impress you! The top talent won’t struggle for offers, so they’ll be judging each business they visit, not just on their credentials but also on the selection and […]

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