[Skip to content]

FM World logo
Text Size: A A A
22 June 2018
View the latest issue of FM
Sign up to FM World Daily >
ADVERTISEMENT
FM World daily e-newsletter logo
ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT
.

Facilities management News

  • web_St_george's_park_July_2012_CREDIT-red-box-design-group
Analysis tag
News tag


WORLD FM DAY 2017 BROADCAST - LISTEN AGAIN                        MORE NEWS » 


BIFM AWARDS 2017: WINNERS’ STORIES

trophy

PERSPECTIVES

  • Why FMs need managed office solutionsPhil Sugden, marketing director at Portal Group UK, gives his reasons why FMs need managed office solutions.
  • Should robots pay taxes?Nigel Smith, managing director at TM Robotics, wonders whether robots should pay taxes.
  • VR and the workplaceMartin Read shares his thoughts on the evolution of virtual reaiity and technology in the workplace, and reflects on the recent ThinkFM conference.

fm poll


Think Tank: What is prospect for a wider FM service 'mixed economy'?

The University of London plans to ensure outsourced contracts for as-yet unspecified specialist services while working with trade unions and contractors to change its contract model and take FM staff into the university. 

Could more organisations move to running a mix of in-house and outsourced provision? And could this kind of model become popular outside the education sector?

To take part in the survey, click here.

MORE ABOUT THIS TOPIC >>

Linked Icon
For more information, join the debate on the FM World Think Tank LinkedIn group
  • p53_cyclists_shutterstock_294703349
  • Cycling to workCycling to work is good for employers' branding, staff health and general air quality, but people need more than bike racks. Bill Dolworth reports.

FEATURES

  • Disruptive influencesThe theme of 'don't fear the algorithm but don't believe it either' was pursued at ThinkFM's session on disruptive technology, reports Martin Read.
  • Out Of AlignmentVarying GDP figures, overlapping business models and absurdly low cost bids means the outsourced service sector needs to reorient itself, writes Bradford Keen
  • More than a feelingBradford Keen revisits the workplace session from ThinkFM where speakers discussed the need for employees to be treated as consumers and empowered by choice.
  • World FM Day 2018A celebration of the people whose facilities management expertise keeps the country going every day.