Facilities Management

17th, November 2016

How Can a Green Office Boost Your Bottom Line?

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Going green is a hot topic at the moment, as more people are aware of the environment around them and the impact that their carbon footprint impacts on it. This is not just in our everyday lives, but in business, too. So, other than environmental benefits, how can a green office also improve productivity and […]

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9th, November 2016

What is The Cloud?

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As a Facilities Manager you are unlikely to be involved in the IT conversations within your organisation; however of course there are exceptions. Regardless, many services managed by Facilities Management teams have an IT element which by its nature may have triggered the cloud conversation. Cloud computing relies on sharing computer resources as opposed to […]

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7th, November 2016

Internet of Things Explained

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I would hazard a guess that recently you have heard the term ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) on the news, or perhaps you have read about it in the papers. You may be wondering why we are writing about this, the answer is simple – the IoT is set to change the Facilities Management industry in […]

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21st, October 2016

Facilities Management Salary Survey 2016

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We are pleased to introduce our brand new Facilities Management Salary Survey for 2016! This year is our third industry survey, of which we are incredibly proud of. With over 1,250 facilities management professionals taking part in our project, we have doubled the level of expertise since our 2014 exercise. First of all, we’d really […]

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21st, October 2016

A Day in the Life of a Facilities Manager

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A Day in the Life of a Facilities Manager Perhaps you are fairly new to the industry, or maybe you have recently graduated with a Facilities Management degree and are seeking your first role. Of course, each Facilities Manager will perform a slightly different role, but this is a little peek into an average day […]

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19th, October 2016

Facilities Manager or Project Manager?

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When we speak of job roles we tend to think of them as synonymous. However, now more than ever before, job roles are overlapping and responsibilities are expanding. I personally believe this is a symptom of the financial crisis, as employees were forced to fill the gaps redundancies left behind. Of course, the economy has […]

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