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Opportunity knocks

The complexity and breadth of modern CAFM projects demands a much more integrated partnership approach to meeting client needs. We ask four CAFM vendors how they meet this challenge HOLISTIC APPROACH Claire Visser, Director, CAFM Explorer Our collaborative approach to ...

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Lean and Keen

A Lean culture can help to motivate employees, satisfy clients and deliver continuous improvement, says Gary Codling, Performance Director at Vinci Facilities. Pressures on cost, quality and timeliness, alongside the requirement for excellent service and sustainable operations, demand constant change ...

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Game changer

Services and recruitment supplier the Cordant Group has just become the UK’s largest organisation to transition from a corporate to a social enterprise concept. Chief Energiser Phillip Ullmann and CEO Chris Kenneally explain why this is a game changer The ...

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Trouble in mind

As the terror threat continues to rise, Andrew Mortimer, MD of Destinations and Venues at OCS, explains how FMs and event managers can help keep venues safe and secure The past two years have seen increasing incidents of terror attacks at ...

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The Productivity Enigma

Is people’s individuality the reason why organisations are struggling to improve productivity? Sara Bean listened in on a recent SmartWorking Summit to find out more The UK is stuck in a low productivity rut. Figures published by the Office for ...

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FM Clinic: ISO 41011:2017 Facility management standard

The new ISO 41011:2017 Facility management standard is designed to ensure FM is viewed as a strategically important discipline in the management, operation and maintenance of the workplace. It was recently adopted formally by the BIFM; while IFMA and RICS ...

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Developing skills for the digital age

Blog from Rory Murphy, Commercial Director, VINCI Facilities It is impossible to read an article these days that doesn’t talk about the relentless march of technology within FM and the built environment and how embracing the digital age or the ...

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Standard practice

Steven Fox of Qube Global Software explains how International Financial Reporting Standards will effect FMs. And that any business with a leasing strategy or extensive portfolio of leased assets will need to be fully compliant come January 2019 International Financial ...

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Radiant vs underfloor in the great sports hall heating: Battle or Debate?

There can be no doubt about it – radiant tube is the acknowledged leader when it comes to heating large multi-use sports hall. Whichever way you look at it – comfort levels, economy, ease of maintenance, safety – overhead radiant ...

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Career Ladder talks to the FM for Loughborough University London

Q: What was your first ever job? My first ever job was a free paper round that I did with my brothers to save up for a Super Nintendo console. After that, I did a morning paper round, whilst also working ...

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