All Careers Advice

  • Being a new mother seven months before lockdown happened, gave Karen Farrell a head-start in staving off boredom and isolation. These are her tips.
  • Running can help to optimise professional performance, say Liz Kentish and Andrew Hulbert
  • The FM sector can protect workers from exploitation and modern slavery, says Marc Stanton.
  • Ronnel Nulud, competition first-timer and recently appointed Sodexo Chef of the Year 2020, explains what it takes to be crowned a champion.
  • Our members play a pivotal part in driving change for the future workforce.
  • IWFM’s Professional Standards underpin the workplace and facilities management profession.
  • Colin Kimber shares what he has learned from the recent LGBT+ in The Workplace Conference 2020.
  • Kate Walker Miles offers advice on staying calm during interviews.
  • Regular catch-ups with furloughed employees are going to be vital for their wellbeing, says Angela Love
  • Effective leadership and employee attitudes will have the greatest impact on successful remote working, says Nick Howes.
  • The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has appointed Lorraine Francis as its new secretary.
  • The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has appointed Graeme Rees as its new vice-president.
  • Resilience simply means being able to recover quickly from difficulties – an essential attribute in a changing world. Hannah Fitt provides tips to develop inner strength.
  • The key to increasing brain performance is understanding the structural features of the brain as it applies to day-to-day work and life, says Jonathan Kemp.
  • Jack Flanagan shares his experience of the IWFM Level 4 Qual-in-a-week course.
  • Beth Goodyear offers advice on what you should do once you get back to work from an industry conference.
  • Benchmarking facilities management consultants Sitemark has appointed Ben Sladden as data analyst.
  • Independent caterer Houston & Hawkes has appointed David Steel as its director of food.
  • Building services provider J S Wright has appointed Ashley Batty mechanical project manager in its project management team.
  • Compass Group UK & Ireland has made several appointments to its executive team.