What does your Workplace say about your Organisation?
This is the second in a series of 12 posts on the world of Workplace and Facilities. If you missed the first one you can find it here. Whilst many of us around the world are working from home during national lockdowns, social distancing or even quarant...
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...
Implement These 4 COVID-19 Workplace Strategies NOW
If you read last week’s blog you will know that today’s post was supposed to be the first in a series of 12 entitled ‘8 Workplace Themes and their implications for Facilities Management.’ However, with the advent of the COVID-19 having now been c...
The Why, What, When, Where, Who and How of Workplace.
There are countless numbers of Workplace articles at this time of year. They outline predictions for the facilities management and Workplace industry for the next year. These articles are full of crystal-ball predictions and clairvoyant forecast of fut...
How can Blockchain Improve Facilities Management?
Blockchain is the technology behind the explosion of Bitcoin. Whilst Blockchain has been used for tracking Bitcoin’s financial transactions it has significant potential to drive transparency, efficiency, and cost savings for building owners and o...
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: Can Facilities Management Capitalise this time?
“The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has failed in its mission in ‘Advancing our Profession’ “. So confessed Chris Moriarty the BIFM Director of Insight whilst speaking about Workplace at the Euro FM conference...
Any Fool can Save Money…
I was intrigued when I read the headline “Any Fool can Save Money” from a recent piece written by the British Institution of Facilities Management (BIFM) CEO, Linda Hausmanis in their magazine FM World. It caught my eye because of the appli...
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...
BIFM Sees Workplace as a New Direction for Facilities Management
The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) announced last week that it is changing its name to the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management. Furthermore, it has begun the process to become a chartered body in the UK. With the histori...