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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...
Effective Supply Chain Partnering

Effective Supply Chain Partnering

14/12/2018 FM Services
Stephen Henagulph, Screwfix Business to Business Manager, believes there is scope for closer and longer-term working agreements between facility managers, procurement teams and key suppliers 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...
Technology Trends

Tech Trends: An Overview

Workplace technology is changing faster than at any time in the history of facilities management and maintenance. To truly appreciate and benefit from the business advantages that advances in...
Catering

The Changing Perception of Contract Catering

13/12/2018 Catering
Catering providers have been on a silent mission to reshape the industry and inspire workplaces across the country for many years. With ‘health and wellbeing’ no longer viewed as a buzz-term, instead...
Smart Lean Fast

Scheduling Software Users Award Fast Lean Smart UK a Net Promoter Score of 100

13/12/2018 FM Services
FLS, Fast Lean Smart, a leader in field force appointment, schedule and route optimisation solutions, is pleased to announce the results of its annual customer satisfaction survey in the UK. Jeremy...
Facilities Management

3 Ways to Make the Most of Exhibiting at Facilities Show

13/12/2018 FM Services
fter many months of preparation, the world’s largest dedicated FM event, Facilities Show can go by in a flash. Ceris Burns, Managing Director of specialist PR agency for the built environment, Ceris...
Diversity

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...
FM workforce

FM Clinic: Taking the Heat out of Summer

13/12/2018 Health & Wellbeing
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...
LED

When is the Right Time to Upgrade to LEDs?

Given that light emitting diode (LED) based lighting can save money, reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, and has a long life and high quality light output, why aren’t all facilities managers...
FM HR

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...
Mobile access

Dispelling the Myths of Mobile Access

Physical access control is a key component of many organisations and can be used for anything, from opening doors to car parks, buildings, secure rooms or even accessing computer files. Much of the...

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