Training & Recruitment

On course for compliance

Staying on course for compliance

The way we gain knowledge and competence required for work has changed beyond recognition, largely to do with the wealth of information available on the internet. Rather than absorbing mountains of...
Office Space

Your Guide to Office Moves

Whether you’re planning the next move, preparing your staff, dealing with teething issues of a new building or working through an over-flowing list of problems, every Facilities Manager can relate to...

Flexible Working Case Study

Go behind the scenes at one of the most sustainable buildings in the UK, 240 Blackfriars, and find out how this super-smart building improves flexible working. UBM, which organises Facilities Show,...
Workplace technology

Seminar: The Dynamics of Real Leadership for Sustainable Success

Really looking forward to speaking at this year’s Facilities Show on 20 th June. Interesting this week that there has been lots of positive outward publication on World FM Day and Mental Health...
Free FM Training in London

How to Get Free Facilities Management Training in London

There are plenty of ways to get a facilities management or any other officially accredited industry education. In London, however, one guaranteed place to keep up-to-date with industry developments,...
Women in FM

Advice From Me to You: Women in FM Tell All

To celebrate International Women’s day, we asked female FM leaders what advice they would give to other women hoping to thrive in facilities management. In this round-up post, they share the barriers...
Women in Leadership

How Can We Encourage More Women into Leadership Positions in the FM Industry?

In the FM industry, the further up the employment chain you look - the less women that occupy key roles. This is something we see industry wide, with some reports stating that just 3 - 4% of CEOs...
Facilities management

Janus-Faced Management: Looking to the Past and Future

2017 has been quite a year. Not just for Servest but for the industry as a whole. The dynamics of facilities management have subtly adjusted. There’s now much more pressure on FM service providers to...
Facilities Management

The DNA of the Perfect FM Leader

t is widely accepted that Facilities Managers must be multi-skilled in order to execute their work. But how can FM leaders adapt to their ever changing environment? The DNA of a perfect FM leader is...

Ways to Mitigate Unconscious Bias

It’s unlikely that anyone would ever dispute that all human beings deserve the same rights and respect – regardless of whether they’re male, female, black, white, heterosexual, homosexual, or whether...

Combining the Efforts of FM and HR

Ask anyone working in FM, and they’ll tell you that a relationship with HR is fundamental in allowing them to do their jobs efficiently. In line with the eventual and somewhat reluctant realisation...
Facilities Show Spotlight

April Spotlight: Jackie Furey

April’s spotlight is dedicated to Jackie Furey, Director and co-founder of Workplace consultancy Where We Work Ltd. Jackie has worked in the FM industry for the past 18 years and has extensive...