8 Workplace Themes and their Implications Post COVID-19
Welcome to this the first in a series of 12 posts on the world of Workplace and Facilities Management. As a consultant and coach in this sphere, I want the series to provide you with an understanding of the key role the Workplace plays in the enablemen...
Facilities Management -“The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”.
I feel compelled to write in response to an article posted on LinkedIn from Frans van Eersel in which he proclaims the death of Facilities Management in favour of Workplace Management, entitled ‘Four Reasons why Facilities Management is Dead....
Workplace: Back to the Future for Facilities Management?
Recent developments on several different fronts have the potential to take the Workplace and Facilities Management industry into a bright and value-adding future. The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) marked its 25th anniversary on 1 Ma...
The 8 Stages of the Collaboration Life Cycle
In last weeks post, ISO 44,001- Is Collaboration Essential to Future Outsourcing Success? I set out in the importance of new ways of working from a collaborative standpoint. This week I want to dive into the recognition that all relationships have a c...
Video-Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work?
I wanted to share with you today one of my favourite videos about the workplace, “Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work”. Jason Fried presented this talk at TedX Midwest in October 2010 and it will become clear very quickly why this is one ...
The 4 Enablers of Contract Retention
This is the third in a series of four posts regarding contract retention. In the first post I outline the 3 Common Causes of Contract Losses. In the second post I deal with the 6 Steps to Improving Contract Retention. If you have not read either...