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IFMA UK invites collaborative input from FM community

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) is the world’s largest and most widely recognised association for facility management professionals. Its mission, in collaboration with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), is to improve the practice and visibility of facility management on ...

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Kath Fontana elected senior vice president of RICS

Kath Fontana FRICS has been elected Senior Vice President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Fontana will be the first chartered surveyor from the area of workplace and facilities strategy to lead the profession and will become RICS ...

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UK construction industry could lose almost 200,000 EU workers post-Brexit

New figures out from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) have revealed that the UK construction industry could see almost 200,000 EU workers leaving our shores post-Brexit if Britain loses access to the single market. Latest RICS figures show ...

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Access remains a key barrier in creating a diverse workforce

People with physical and mental disabilities still face significant barriers within the workplace, according to a new SME Diversity Survey commissioned by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The YouGov survey of senior British SME decision-makers found that a lack ...

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‘You are very welcome’ Let’s make it happen

According to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, 50 per cent of its global membership is over 50 and only 13 per cent is female. It is not surprising the property industry – particularly in the UK – is referred ...

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Women starting out in property hardest hit by gender pay gap

According to the latest survey by RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) and McDonald & Company, salaries of UK property professionals have continued to rise at an average increase of 7.1 per cent in 2016, the highest in nine years, however, ...

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BSRIA’s head of sustainable construction group receives RICS Fellowship

BSRIA’s head of sustainable construction group, Jo Harris, has been made a Fellow of RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors). RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction ...

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RICS to open and close Workplace Week

This year’s Workplace Week will be opened by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) with a Fringe event about the science behind workplace and professional productivity at their offices on Parliament Square on 2 November, and closed with a RICS case ...

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Workplace warning as new research reveals staff sentiments

Almost half of UK employees don’t like their office or working environment according to new research from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). With 47 per cent of the nation’s employees wanting upgrades to the properties that they work in, ...

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A co-operative approach to FM

This month the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, together with its partner Workplace Law, launched a series of case studies about the FM industry, with the aim of demonstrating to people outside of the sector the contribution that strategic FM ...

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