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12 December 2017
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  • Working in parallel to open doorsThe client-and-provider relationship has a third dimension firms who provide product and service increasingly through total FM providers. For these companies, adapting to act in parallel with service providers can offer both systematic and collaboration benefits. Martin Read reports. 13 March 2017
  • Tried and trusted?When a service contract fails it is often down to a fundamental breach of trust. Are both parties still failing to avoid easily applied ways of avoiding divorce? Or are FM service relationships beginning to show signs of a newly emerging maturity? Nick Martindale reports. 13 March 2017
  • The art of delegationFrontline FM operatives given greater autonomy can be more responsive to clients' needs so it is crucial that they are armed with both sturdy support and bespoke data to avoid contract conflict. Kevin Stanley reports. 13 March 2017
  • A common sense approachBetter outcomes depend on collaboration but many believe FM still suffers from its absence. Will the rebranded ISO44001 collaboration standard help? Adam Leach reports. 13 March 2017
  • Advantage uncoveredThe Stoddart Review's 'Workplace Advantage' report puts the potential for previously untapped productivity gains in the national debate spotlight. Martin Read summarises this landmark report's findings. 15 February 2017
  • Hail to the ChiefOne key recommendation in The Stoddart Review's 'Workplace Advantage' report was the potential for the role of chief workplace officer. Sara Bean looks at what a notional CWO would do and how it might affect FM. 13 February 2017
  • On the edgeThe Stoddart Review's vision of the future is the reality of OVG Real Estate's The Edge building in Amsterdam. Opened in 2014, it's one of the most talked about office buildings in the world. Adam Leach explains why. 13 February 2017
  • Adapt and thriveThe Stoddart Review's 'Workplace Advantage' report makes the link between the design of a workspace and the productivity of those who use it abundantly clear. But as Nick Martindale reports, workplaces require constant review if that link is to be maintained 09 February 2017
  • FM: Working abroadThe more adventurous individuals within the UK workforce harbour thoughts of broadening their horizons and working abroad. For FM professionals wishing to gain an understanding of a different FM environment while experiencing new cultures, finding a role overseas can be an attractive option. FM World has scoured the globe for FMs who have taken such a leap. 01 February 2017
  • FM: Working abroad - Jacqui BurtJacqui Burt, senior facilities manager, Johannesburg, South Africa (now back in the UK), shares her experiences of working abroad. 01 February 2017
  • FM: Working abroad - Brian CrockfordBrian Crockford, senior services manager, real estate & facilities, Microsoft, Seattle, USA, shares his experiences of working abroad. 01 February 2017
  • FM: Working abroad - Nigel LuckerNigel Lucker, overseas head of operations, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Singapore, shares his experiences of working abroad. 01 February 2017
  • FM: Working abroad - Richard BradleyRichard Bradley, facility operations manager Germany & Czech Republic, Ebay, shares his experiences of working abroad. 01 February 2017
  • Demanding attentionOpportunities for organisations to deploy demand-side response systems are expanding as technology improves and access to intermittent renewables grow. Jeremy Bowden reports. 09 January 2017
  • City heatSmart technology and government support is raising the appeal of district heating for both entire communities and industrial areas, explains Jeremy Bowden. 09 January 2017
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