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FM in Healthcare

FMs in Healthcare: What skills are required for this challenging sector?

Peter Forshaw, Managing Director of Maxwell Stephens, recently spoke with Facilitate magazine to discuss Facilities Management in the Healthcare sector, ...
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Workplace horror stories: workers share some of their worst workplace experiences.

Halloween is upon us, and who doesn’t like a good scare every now and again. We at Maxwell Stephens love ...
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Pattenmakers Young Manager Award

Recognising Young Talent in FM: Pattenmakers Young Manager Award 2020

One of the key developing trends we have seen within the FM workforce in recent decades is the increase in ...
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wellness in facilities management

Horses for courses: FM Insights from Elliott Chase

Choice is a wonderful thing. Maybe not so much in the 57-varieties American-inspired overload that quickly becomes baffling. But more ...
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The 10 in 10 Gambia Challenge

The 10 in 10 Gambia Challenge Maxwell Stephens are thrilled to be sponsoring this amazing charitable event, raising money for ...
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managing micromanagement

Managing Micromanagement: Advice for Employees and Employers

Managing Micromanagement: Advice for Employers and Employees Micromanagement can have quite a significant impact on the working environment, in particular ...
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insourcing in facilities management

The Insourcing Revolution and Implications for the FM industry

The FM industry has always been turbulent, yet the past several years has been particularly volatile. Socioeconomic and political influences ...
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Keep your foot out of your mouth – What not to say to your boss!

Spending the majority of your waking life in the workplace means that there is a very good chance that at ...
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work life balance

Work sweet work: the double-edged sword of increased connectivity

Technological advancements have obviously had a huge impact on how we live our lives, and this is particularly true of ...
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Career Jungle Gym

Don’t Climb the Career Ladder, Get on the Career Jungle Gym!

In the recruitment sector, we are reminded every day just how unpredictable life can be and the huge impact this ...
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written communication

Striking the Right Tone in your Written Communication

Striking the Right Tone in your Written Communication It is well documented that a major proportion of communication is nonverbal, ...
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Small Things Make a Big Difference – Easy ways to improve the working environment

Small things make a big difference:Easy ways to improve the working environment You’re sat in a spine warping office chair ...
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