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Active Workplace Solutions publishes outsourcing white paper

Bespoke workplace specialists, Active Workplace Solutions, has launched “Does today’s market favour the smaller player?” – a new white paper produced to explore the difficult paths of outsourcing in FM. The piece dissects the battle of internal contracts, external outsourcing, ...

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Insourcing vs outsourcing debate: What’s best for business?

The insourcing of FM services is growing in popularity. The report ‘Rebuilding Capacity: The case for insourcing public contracts’ from the University of Liverpool, recommends it for providing service flexibility and the ability to allocate resources where they are needed. ...

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Outsourced services: Best practice survey

FMJ & resource management company, Veolia, are carrying out a short survey of our readers to discover how the way they manage their outsourced services has changed in recent years. We want to find out how people perceive the modern ...

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Interserve owed creditors in excess of £100m

Companies House filings show Interserve owed its creditors in excess of £100 million when it went into administration in March 2019. In total, Interserve owed £55.4 million to its secured creditors and another £50.5 million to its unsecured creditors. The ...

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Construction industry holds auditors accountable for Carillion collapse

The construction industry views the collapse of Carillion as a result of aggressive accounting policies and a close relationship with KPMG. A survey of the supply chain conducted by public sector procurement specialist, Scape Group, finds that 93 per cent ...

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Workplace Law publishes legal update on FM outsourcing

Workplace Law, the employee relations division of International Workplace, has issued a white paper on the employment law aspects of outsourcing in the facilities management sector. The white paper – Joint employer status: implications for outsourcing in the FM sector ...

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Reform outsourcing, don’t ban it, says think tank

Government needs private firms and charities to deliver public services but should improve the rules for outsourcing, says the Reform think tank. A new report by the think tank calls for more training for civil servants dealing with private companies ...

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Workers unite today in the first national day of action against outsourcing

Hundreds of mainly migrant workers are expected to march through London today (26 February), in the first national day of action against outsourcing. The workers are demanding an end to outsourcing, as well as the insecurity, discrimination and low pay ...

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Government revamps outsourcing measures

The Cabinet Office has launched new outsourcing guidance which has been designed to improve how government works with industry and deliver better public services. The Outsourcing Playbook will ensure that the government gets right more projects from the start, engages ...

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ISS recognised on IAOP’s 2019 ‘Best of The Best’ Global Outsourcing 100

Every year, the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) releases a ranking of global outsourcing companies, highlighting the ‘best of the best’ across all industries. ISS, has received a special recognition for being at the very top of The Global Outsourcing ...

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