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3rd, May 2018

What makes the perfect FM?

The world of FM is constantly changing, so describing the perfect FM person is no easy task. Of course, this means that Facilities Managers need to be extremely adaptable in order to keep up in this fast-paced and highly diverse sector. So, what are the most important traits you’ll need to survive in FM today? […]

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27th, April 2018

Creating the Perfect CV

Long before you get to the interview stage, you’re going to have to start thinking about how you could impress a potential employer. Your CV is a company’s first impression of you, meaning it absolutely must make a significant and positive impact.   1. Presentation is everything We will get on to the content of […]

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18th, April 2018

Interview Techniques – What Not to Say

So, you’ve got to the all-important interview stage. Your opportunity to impress with your eloquence, positivity and superior communication skills. Either that or an ideal opportunity to place your foot squarely in your mouth! The pressure of an interview scenario, coupled with your pre-interview nerves and anticipation can very easily cause you to say something […]

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5th, April 2018

Don’t let a fear of public speaking hold you back.

It is estimated that over 75% of people have Glossophobia (a fear of public speaking to you and me) to varying degrees. The idea of speaking in front of an audience fills many people with abject horror, and in some cases can be completely debilitating. There is also considerable research to suggest that this fear […]

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14th, March 2018

How to Successfully Hire Using a Recruitment Agency

Using a recruitment agency is a tried and tested way to ensure you secure the best candidate for an advertised job post. Of course, you know your business and employees best, but a professional recruiter will be able to use their experience to match you up with candidates you may never have come across on […]

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26th, February 2018

More connections, more possibilities

Every business has its own set of Crown Jewels. They’re usually a collection of things – an asset, a database, a sales team, a patent – that gives a firm a strong competitive advantage over every other company. With us, it’s: the strong network and database of experienced, talented FM professionals which we add to […]

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21st, February 2018

Staying Optimistic during your search for a job

Let’s face it, job searching is difficult. It’s draining both emotionally and physically, and you can sometimes feel like for every door that opens, another slams in your face. However, staying optimistic during your job searching period makes a difference. Here’s how to do it.   Keep on top of your mental health One of […]

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9th, February 2018

Interviewing for a job in FM

As you will already know, Facilities Management is a highly multi-faceted sector, where you’ll need the ability to wear many different hats in your role. When you’re looking for a job in FM, proving that you’re the best candidate for the job can be difficult. This is a highly competitive market, so doing well in […]

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9th, February 2018

What is “Candidate Experience” worth in the digital age?

Looking at the world today, it is most definitely an entirely different landscape to that of twenty years ago. Millennials have been immersed in technology their entire lives and, with Gen Z growing up too, it would be safe to say the world will only continue to become more and more digitally minded over the […]

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