Talent

United States

Mark This! IN2Work Graduates Speak

A special edition of Aramark’s podcast series Mark This! focuses on graduates of the company’s IN2WORK educational pathway to post-incarcerationRead More »

United States

Cushman & Wakefield Closes Women’s History Month Celebrations with Fundraiser and Arts Event

Cushman & Wakefield’s office in Phoenix concluded Women’s History Month (WHM) by hosting a special ‘Art Walk’ and Happy HourRead More »

Saudi Arabia

Pioneering Saudi Talent in Space

Within a week of opening, Serco’s Space Graduate Programme in Saudi Arabia received over 400 applications, creating intense competition forRead More »

News

Women’s History Month: Spotlight on Artistic Talent

As the United States commemorates Women’s History Month, Delaware North is featuring Anna Dugan, resident artist at the group-owned sportsRead More »

News

Compass Launches Maternity Jacket

Compass Group is claiming an industry first with the launch of its own maternity jacket on International Women’s Day. DesignedRead More »

News

Sodexo Duo Included in Women to Watch Index

Inna Lim, Sodexo UK & Ireland director of strategy, marketing and execution for Corporate Services and Jo Eagling, finance directorRead More »

News

IWD2024: Fuelling Individuality

On International Women’s Day British caterer BaxterStorey has appointed Louise Denton and Eimear Hargaden to its board. Denton has beenRead More »

News

IWD2024: From Crime Scenes to Abandoned Oil Rigs

Karen Murray, Area Operations Manager for the North of England at Rentokil Specialist Hygiene, talks about her often unconventional roleRead More »

United Kingdom

Compass Joins Tent UK

Compass Group UK and Ireland has joined the Tent UK coalition of 70 major companies committed to helping refugees becomeRead More »

Asia Pacific

Babcock Australasia Welcomes Record Graduate Cohort

A record 69 graduates have joined Babcock Australasia this year as the support services group continues a regional expansion focusedRead More »

News

From Part-time Cleaner to Senior Manager in Accountancy Firm

A senior manager at a Cumbrian accountancy firm has surpassed 35 years with the company after being offered a jobRead More »

News

ASM Global Stars Scholarship Program

Venue operator ASM Global has doubled the number of college scholarships it will award in 2024.  Funded by the ASMRead More »

News

Sodexo Live! and Nestlé Professional to Host Career Workshops​ for UK Secondary School Students

Sodexo Live! is partnering with the Choose Hospitality Pledge and its co-founder Nestlé Professional to host three mass career workshopsRead More »

News

Compass in Scottish Youth Charity Partnership

A partnership between Compass Scotland and West Lothian-based charity The Larder will help to tackle poverty and hunger. Founded inRead More »

News

Underrepresented Groups Key to Ending Labour Shortages in UK’s FM Market

Soft services provider SBFM has launched a white paper on the facilities management sector’s continuing struggle to recruit and retainRead More »

Perspectives

Making a Difference

Richard Sykes, ABM Senior Vice President and President of ABM UK & Ireland, explains the people-centric vision driving growth atRead More »

News

Mitie Celebrates Consecutive ‘UK Top Employer’ Accreditations

Mitie’s commitment to creating a better world of work through its HR initiatives and practices has been recognised with UKRead More »

News

Compass Appoints Chief People Officer

Compass Group UK & Ireland has appointed Carol Sommerville as Chief People Officer (CPO). Sommerville joins from Watchfinder, a luxuryRead More »

News

New Graduates from Compass Global Female Leader Programme

Claire Steele, Head of Operations for Chartwells and Regional Operations Manager at Compass Retail Leanne Smith, recently graduated from CompassRead More »

News

Rapleys Awarded Investors in People Status

UK property advisory Rapleys has been awarded ‘Investors in People’ status in recognition of its success in centring the businessRead More »

News

Christmas Market on the Curriculum at Aston University

Aston University is using one of Birmingham’s Christmas markets to help teach students entrepreuneurial skills. Each year in the runRead More »

Blog

A Day in the Life of a Roofing Surveyor

Matthew Cox gives an insight into his role as Surveying Manager at Gradient (Recticel Insulation) and the career path thatRead More »

News

Property Needs You Challenge to Inspire Young People

Twelve of the largest real estate consultancies in the UK are behind a new competition to encourage more young peopleRead More »

News

StrEATfood Chef of the year

Matt Chapman, a Development Chef at OCS business Angel Hill Food Co, has been named “StrEATfood Chef of the year”Read More »

News

New Cohort of Young People Joins ABM’s Engineering Engagement Programme

ABM has launched the sixth year of its Junior Engineering Engagement Programme (J.E.E.P.) which allows students to explore the diverseRead More »

France

Showcasing Sustainable Culinary Innovation

For a second consecutive year, seven talented Sodexo Chefs have taken part in the group’s global Sustainable Chef Challenge beforeRead More »

Blog

Don’t Let Hidden Talent Slip Away

Logistics companies seeking people with the skills required to meet the demands of an increasingly complex and sophisticated world shouldRead More »

News

Bridging the UK’s Energy Skills Gap with Apprenticeships

Aggreko’s apprenticeships programme has celebrates its latest class of graduates. Andrew MacNaughton, Calum Michie, Lewis Chisholm, Derek Collie and RafalRead More »

News

Foodservice Cateys for Eurest

Eurest has received four awards at this year’s Foodservice Cateys which celebrate and recognise the people working tirelessly to makeRead More »

News

Industry Recognition for Frontline Hero

Jackie Kennedy, a cleaner at Compass Group facilities management business 14forty, has been honoured with an award in the ‘FrontlineRead More »

News

MoJ Funding for Academies in UK Prisons

Soft services provider SBFM has received funding from the UK Ministry of Justice for HMP Academies to support the rehabilitationRead More »

News

Multicultural Apprenticeship Award for Compass

Compass Group UK & Ireland has been named ‘Employer of the Year 2023’ in the the Retail, Hospitality and TourismRead More »

News

Mitie Earns 5% Club Membership with Commitment to Apprenticeships

Mitie has been named as a member of The 5% Club which works to create a shared prosperity across theRead More »

News

Compass Apprentice Chef of the Year

Compass Group’s annual Apprentice Chef of the Year final saw eight of the company’s apprentices demonstrate their skills within aRead More »

News

Creating New Pathways to Success for Justice-Impacted People

Aramark Correctional Services (ACS) is partnering its IN2WORK program with I.G.N.I.T.E., a program dedicated to providing comprehensive education, job training,Read More »

News

A Record Number of U.S. College Scholarships as ASM Global Unveils International Student Program

ASM Global has awarded a record number of college scholarships in the United States and announced the launch of “GROW”,Read More »

News

Nominations Open for FM Talent Event

Nominations are invited for ‘Tomorrow Meets Today’, an exclusive networking evening focused on promoting diversity and creating unique opportunities forRead More »

News

Supporting Apprenticeships in Birmingham

A partnership between Compass Group and not-for-profit The Ladder initiative will promote apprenticeships across Greater Birmingham. The Ladder initiative wasRead More »

News

Cleaning Hygiene Operative Apprenticeship Receives Approval

Proposals for an Apprenticeship Standard for the UK’s cleaning and hygiene industry have been approved paving the way for employersRead More »

News

Winners of World Young Chef Young Waiter USA

ASM Global’s culinary business SAVOR has announced the winners of the American round of the World Young Chef Young Waiter (WYCYW) competition.Read More »

News

Celebrating Excellence in Painting and Decorating

The UK’s best decorating talent has been recognised at The Painting and Decorating Association (PDA) annual awards. Winners across sevenRead More »

News

Elevating Culinary Excellence

BM Caterers has introduced new roles to bolster the development of its food and operations, promoting Daryll Young as HeadRead More »

Environment

Addressing the United Kingdom’s Retrofit Skills Gap

With data suggesting retrofit recruitment must triple for the UK to reach net-zero by 2050, the Reed Group has launchedRead More »

Blog

Why Coaching is Needed for Successful Facilities Management

Facilities management is an ever-evolving sector, with changes ranging from new roles and business practices to disruptive technologies. On topRead More »

News

Sodexo Live! Collaborates with HBCU Chefs for MLB All-Star Week Culinary Operations

Sodexo Live!, the longstanding hospitality partner of the Seattle Mariners T-Mobile Park, teamed up with two top chefs from Sodexo-managedRead More »

News

Making a Difference

Atlas Security has implemented a comprehensive People Strategy that encompasses a range of policies and practices for its security operativesRead More »

News

Eurest Managing Director Named Foodservice Caterer of the Year

Morag Freathy, managing director of Compass Group workplace catering business Eurest, has been named as the Foodservice Caterer of theRead More »

News

Bidvest Noonan Announces Senior Appointment

Facility services provider Bidvest Noonan has promoted Lorraine Monaghan as Director of Operations for its education sector business in Ireland.Read More »

News

A Menu For Change

The career of Rosa Losa, a Retail General Manager with Compass UK & Ireland, illustrates how supporting progression is becomingRead More »

FM Magazine

International Women in Engineering Day: Interview with Jamie Dunn from Veolia

In advance of International Women in Engineering Day on 23rd June, Jamie Dunn, National Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer (UK) atRead More »

News

Young Chef Young Waiter Competition Expands to United States and Invites Entries

SAVOR, the culinary division of live-events producer ASM Global, has teamed with World Young Chef Young Waiter (WYCYW) to bringRead More »

FM Magazine

Championing Resilience: Haley-mae Downer

From a handful of GCSEs to a full-time job, Haley-mae defied expectations. No university education, no support network, and theRead More »

News

Compass Chefs Shine in Culinary Oscars

Four talented chefs from Compass Group have received accolades at this year’s highly anticipated Craft Guild of Chefs Awards whichRead More »

Contracts

CECA Scotland’s Most Promising Apprentice

Trainee engineer Christy Dickson is the recipient of CECA – The Civil Engineering Contractors Association’s ‘Scotland’s Most Promising Apprentice 2023‘Read More »

Australia

Partnership Supports Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Men

Serco has partnered with the Clontarf Foundation to provide A$50,000 of support for male Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studentsRead More »

News

Commercial Cleaning Contractor Adds 600 Jobs

Cleanology has announced the creation of 600 new jobs over the past year following multiple new contract awards in LondonRead More »

News

BM Recognises Outstanding Team Members

BM Caterers has presented 26 awards to individuals and teams at its annual FOODIES awards ceremony which recognise outstanding contributionsRead More »

News

Culinary Talent on Show in Glasgow

Compass Scotland is celebrating the success of its chefs and apprentices at the ScotHot 2023 Culinary Championships. The Culinary ChampionshipsRead More »

Opinion

Comment on UK Spring Budget ‘Returnerships’

John McPherson, UK Managing Director of Business & Industry at global facility services provider ABM, comments on the announcement ofRead More »

News

Aramark Podcast Series: Women in Leadership

Broadcast in anticipation of International Women’s Day, Episode 6 of Mark! (Aramark’s new podcast series) focuses on two Aramark leadersRead More »

News

Rishi Sunak Visits London King’s Cross Construction Apprentices

Four young BAM Construction apprentices working at King’s Cross received a surprise visit from UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak thisRead More »

Opinion

Why Now’s the Time for a Career in Logistics

Opportunities abound for those who dare, says Leigh Anderson, managing director of Bis Henderson Recruitment as the UK commemorates NationalRead More »

News

CH&CO Names Barista of the Year

Natalia Taraskiewicz has been selected as the winner of CH&CO’s Barista of the Year 2022 competition. Natalia, part of theRead More »

News

ASM Global Adds Volunteering Initiative to Sustainability and Equity Program

ASM Global has launched a “Global Month of Giving” initiative which provides opportunities for team members to dedicate their time,Read More »

design

RS Announces Winner of Global Engineering Talent Competition

RS Group has named the winner of its Air Quality Project which was launched last year as part of aRead More »

News

MRI Announces Senior Appointments

MRI Software has recruited former PayPal executive Susan Avelluto as Chief People Officer and announced the appointment of business executiveRead More »

Education

ABM Expands Junior Engineering Engagement Programme

ABM UK has opened its doors to a fifth cohort of participants on its Junior Engineering Engagement Programme (J.E.E.P.), andRead More »

csr

EMCOR Progresses to Level 2 of UK Government Disability Scheme

EMCOR UK’s disability inclusion policies now satisfy requirements stipulated for ‘Disability Confident’ employers, the second level of the UK government’sRead More »

Automation & AI

CoreNet Recognises ISS as a Global Innovator of AI Recruitment Technology

Innovative application of AI-based technology supports inclusive recruitment and accelerates internal procedures used by the global facility services provider and its client organisations.

Net Zero

Aramark Receives DiversityInc Recognition

Aramark has been recognized by DiversityInc has recognised Aramark as a Top Company for Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) for theRead More »

Engineering

Siemens Offers Female University Students Early Career Opportunities

Siemens has continued its drive to increase the number of women in engineering with a recruitment event to spot futureRead More »

Engineering

ABM Supports Secure Futures Employability Programme

ABM is supporting the‘Secure Futures’ programme, highlighting the vast number of roles available in the security sector and introducing young people to the opportunities whichRead More »

FM

Compass Celebrates Winners of Relaunched ‘Be A Star’ Awards

Compass Group has launched its new look Be A Star recognition programme to celebrate the hard work and outstanding achievementsRead More »

Foodservice & Catering

BM Announces FOODIES Award Winners

UK caterer BM has announced the winners of its annual celebration of internal talent, the FOODIES, including Owen Stanford whoRead More »

Engineering

ABM UK: Readdressing the Gender Balance

On International Women’s Day 2022 (IWD 2022), Jenna Pollock, ABM UK’s divisional director for Scotland, tells FM Magazine fostering gender diversityRead More »

FM

A UK Top Employer

MItie has been recognised by the Top Employers Institute for a fourth consecutive year.Organisations from more than 100 countries takeRead More »

Engineering

Why Collaboration is Key to Solving the UK’s Technical Skills Gap

ABM UK managing director, John McPherson, explains how collaboration can plug a widely reported technical skills gap in the UK.Read More »

Education

Going Back to School with J.E.E.P.

28.09.2021, 16:57 Going Back to School with J.E.E.P. ABM has relaunched its Junior Engineering Engagement Programme in the United KingdomRead More »

Events

National Inclusion Week 2021

28.09.2021, 14:10 National Inclusion Week 2021 UK Caterer Bartlett Mitchell has committed to initiatives focused on equality, diversity and inclusionRead More »

Blog

The Importance of Performance Management In Business

30.08.2021, 20:01 The Importance of Performance Management In Business Understanding employee performance management as a function of talent management isRead More »

Finance

Championing Young Talent

11.05.2021, 15:37 Championing Young Talent The inaugural Aramark Young Professionals 40 Under 40 Awards have recognised the talent and commitmentRead More »

Blog

Welcoming the UK’s Sector-Wide Construction Skills Plan

04.05.2021, 13:25 Welcoming the UK’s Sector-Wide Construction Skills Plan Iain McIlwee, Chief Executive of representative body for the UK’s finishesRead More »

News

ISS North America and Genesys Works in Talent Partnership

29.03.2021, 18:37 ISS North America and Genesys Works in Talent Partnership ISS Group Chief Commercial Officer and Americas Region CEORead More »

Environment

Germany’s Top Employer

02.02.2021, 10:44 Germany’s Top Employer STRABAG Property and Facility Services STRABAG PFS) has received recognition as a “Top Employer Germany”Read More »

News

Supporting Children’s Welfare

20.11.2020, 10:16 Supporting Children’s Welfare Compass Group has announced a partnership with From Babies with Love which funds care ofRead More »

Engineering

Inspiring Female Talent in FM

11.02.2020, 11:46 Inspiring Female Talent in FM Justine Salmon, divisional director with ABM UK, advises on how best to inspireRead More »

News

Caterer Introduces Digital Training Platform

28.01.2020, 21:03 Caterer Introduces Digital Training Platform Independent UK caterer Bartlett Mitchell has launched a dedicated Learning Management System (LMS)Read More »

Appointments

Bartlett Mitchell Appoints People & Talent Director

10.09.2019, 12:44 Bartlett Mitchell Appoints People & Talent Director UK independent caterer Bartlett Mitchell has appointed Katarina Goodwin to theRead More »

Egypt

Tivi Future of 5G Seminar (@Teknologia 19, November 6, Helsinki)

11.07.2019, 14:36 Tivi Future of 5G Seminar (@Teknologia 19, November 6, Helsinki) Leading Nordic technology expo, Teknologia 19, will featureRead More »

News

Social Mobility Through Employment

15.03.2019, 11:52 Social Mobility Through Employment A partnership between Axis Group’s front-of-house division, Acuity, and into work programme from theRead More »

News

Launch of BASSETTI Americas

12.02.2019, 16:53 Launch of BASSETTI Americas Technical expertise management leader BASSETTI announces the official launch of its newest subsidiary, BASSETTIRead More »

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