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17th, January 2014
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Salary Survey 2014

Maxwell Stephens are specialists in Facilities Management Recruitment and we like to share our expert knowledge. Which is why, in 2012 we produced a  Salary Survey containing accurate information and facts on the Facilities Management Industry from professionals at all levels. The Survey was devised to compare pay conditions, training, qualifications and general financial well-being […]

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13th, January 2014
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The FM Job Search Compendium

Figures show that one in seven workers in the UK were made redundant from their jobs since the start of the recession. As a result, many people find themselves with the choice to either stay in the same career path and find a similar role, or opt for new opportunities. With the uncertain economy, business’s […]

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22nd, October 2013
Hard & Soft Services Discussion via LinkedIn

Feedback

Whenever things don’t go your way, nothing is more frustrating than not knowing why. Asking for feedback during your job search can be extremely beneficial in helping you improve and do better the next time. The problem is that most of the time we’re afraid of asking for feedback because we’re afraid of what we […]

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22nd, October 2013
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How to tackle Interviews

Once upon a time, there was a young man who appeared across the street of an elderly couple’s house every morning and was seen digging a trench. This young man was new to town, and after a few days the elderly couple went out and asked him why he was digging this trench every day. […]

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22nd, October 2013
Online Resources are helpful for finding a job, as proved by Maxwell Stephens in this article

Build yourself Online

Recent studies say that over 2.5 billion people are online. And of those 2.5 billion people, over 1 billion of them are active users on Facebook – making it a huge platform for recruiters to reach a mass audience. Other social media websites such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Xing are also top contributors to social […]

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22nd, October 2013
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Keep Focus

Albert Einstein once said, “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” If you’ve ever searched for a new job, you know how frustrating and, well, insane it can make you feel. Allowing your emotions to get the best of you causes you to lose focus, and this is […]

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22nd, October 2013
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A CV

Twenty years ago, phones had one purpose; to converse with each other. Today, phones are mini-computers that have more power than the early rockets to the moon. The same is true with CV’s. Twenty years ago, their purpose was to give an autobiography of yourself and a list of past jobs. Today, CV’s must be […]

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22nd, October 2013
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A Plan

Before you even start looking for that next job, there are some things you can do to increase your chances of success. Going into a job search without a plan is like jumping from a ship without a life vest…you may be able to tread water for a while, but eventually you will sink. So, […]

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22nd, October 2013
There are many types of Interviews in FM

8 Key Steps

Finding a job in the current economy is more challenging than ever. If you’re going to get an advantage as a job seeker, it is important to have the right strategy, and at MaxwellStephens.com, we’re here to help you get your CV to the top of the stack. If you’re looking to improve your chances […]

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