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Blue Monday: How your workplace affects wellbeing

With over half of employees saying that their working environment has a negative effect on their mental health[1], Linda Hausmanis, CEO of the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) urges organisations to utilise their workplace and facilities practitioners and ...

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Tailored space

The working environment is an essential element to work performance, one that can make or break a business. But should the employees fit the environment, or should the environment be tailored to suit the needs of the employees? asks Murray ...

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Advanced Workplace Institute launches 2030 Visions research programme

The Advanced Workplace Institute (AWI), the research arm of global workplace consultancy Advanced Workplace Associates (AWA), has launched its 2030 Visions research programme, a two-year enquiry into life, business, work and place in 2030 and beyond. The research programme aims ...

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In a good place

Workplace Week London shone a spotlight on some of the most effective, creative and downright cool workspaces in the capital while raising money for children’s charities. Jo Sutherland, Magenta Associates MD and IFMA UK chapter Board Director, reports In November, ...

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In search of the super office

Worktech 19 London, which took place on November 27-28, included insights into the sentient workplace, the super experience, different scenarios for the future of work and why we all need to slow down The global series of Worktech conferences is ...

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Workplace ergonomics survey 2020

HSE legislation legally obliges employers to protect workers from the health risks of working with display screen equipment (DSE), such as PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones; but the wider definition of workplace ergonomics is to increase the comfort, safety and ...

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DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards 2020 opens for entries

The 14th edition of the global competition will celebrate achievements of companies in workplace safety, sustainability and operations improvement DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) has announced the call for entries for the 2020 DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards competition. As of ...

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International Workplace launches new digital learning service

Learning provider International Workplace has launched Workplace DNA, an innovative news-driven digital update service designed to promote continuous learning at work. The launch took place today (28 November) at the Wellcome Trust in London in front of an audience of ...

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Sodexo consolidates smart building expertise through its corp-up Wx

Sodexo has announced details of its corp-up Wx, a consultancy specialising in workplace experience design. Wx helps organisations to quantify and improve their workplace experience. Its approach is structured around two pillars: data measurement & analysis and ethnography. The measurement ...

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Anabas launches white paper: How workplace culture can eat strategy for breakfast

What did the legendary management consultant and author, Peter Drucker, really mean when he said, “culture eats strategy for breakfast”? Corporate Office FM specialist, Anabas has explored this very topic in its latest white paper. Delving into what makes organisations ...

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