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New research reveals employees would stay at a company longer if it reported on how it’s lowering its environmental impact

Younger generation “a force for change” research reveals New research from BRITA Professional reveals what Generation Z and Millennials expect from employers when it comes to their workplace: sustainable buildings and sustainable working practices[1] BRITA Professional conducted a survey of ...

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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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Community groups call for shake-up of business support

Businesses looking to support local charities and community groups must see past simple cash donations or unskilled volunteering to forge relationships which create a “Partnership of Equals” according to new research launched by support services group Carillion. Four out of five charity ...

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ISS scores highest global rating four years in a row

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) has once again awarded ISS with five stars making it the fourth consecutive year the global facility services provider has scored the highest possible rating. The stars are distributed by an international specialists jury with representatives ...

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Survival of the HAPPIEST

Workplace wellbeing is about far more than just physical health – psychological and social aspects play an equally important role. Jan-Hein Hemke, managing director of Facilicom explains how service providers that want to survive and thrive in an increasingly competitive ...

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Compass celebrates industry acclaim for responsible initiatives

Compass Group UK & Ireland is celebrating after a double whammy of industry award wins recognising its corporate responsibility initiatives on Thursday 23 May in London and Glasgow. The specialist food and support services provider collected two honours for making ...

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ISS adds FM opportunities to new programme to give LifeSkills to 11-19 year olds

Global facilities services provider, ISS UK has signed up to support LifeSkills, a major new programme launched by Barclays for business, schools and government to work together to remove the barriers young people face in moving from school to work. ...

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Carbon disclosure soon to extend to an organisation’s forest footprint

Forest Footprint Disclosure (FFD) is a special project of the Global Canopy Programme, (GCP) initiated in 2008. FFD engages with private sector companies to ask them to disclose their current understanding of their ‘forest footprint’ based on exposure to five ...

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Doing the right thing emerges as the key workplace trend

86 percent of Millennials* entering the workforce say they would consider leaving an employer whose values fell short of their expectations. This key, emerging trend indicating that today’s youngest workforce is motivated by positive, people and community-centric workplace practices and ...

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Industry body advocates quality of life per square foot workplace philosophy

Companies should consider adopting 21st-century workplace practices and policies that meet the needs of both employers and employees, according to a new corporate real estate (CRE) industry advocacy statement released by CoreNet Global, whose members directly influence the design and ...

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