Month: September 2015

Professional development for £2 – Standing on the Shoulder of Giants by Chris Payne

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

During a recent visit to London, I was traveling by train to meet a client. I paid for my ticket and was given among the change, a £2 coin. A number of British coins have writing on the edge and on the coin I had was written the words, “Standing on the shoulder of giants”…. Read the full article »

The Changing Workplace – How Academic Design Trends are Reshaping Place by Kay Sargent, Lisa Killaby and Greg Tew

Monday, September 28th, 2015

There has been a lot of focus on the changing workplace and the changing workforce. But change starts before we enter the workplace. Academic facilities are also changing today, as they need to meet the attributes of today’s students, just as workplaces are evolving to reflect a new breed of workers. And as these spaces… Read the full article »

IFMA FMCC Live Webinar – “What Metallica and Justin Bieber can teach us about innovation within facilities management: before it’s too late!” by Chris Payne

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Date: November 5th, 2015Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PM Eastern Time Zone (USA) Register today @ Presenter(s): Chris Payne, CSS Consultancy & FMCC STAG Member as Social Media Coordinator

Get What You Need With a Powerful Power Point Presentation by Michel Theriault

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

No matter how many technical issues you get involved with, at some point, you need to use your business skills to make progress because you need resources or funding. To achieve your goals, you may need to deliver a presentation to senior management to get approval or funding for an important initiative. When delivering presentations… Read the full article »

How Engagement Improves Customer Service in Facility Management – a Lesson from Libraries by Chris Payne

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

In the late nineteen-nineties, an English town library was faced with declining demand. Like so many other library facilities, an increasing proportion of users were choosing to buy books cheaply from discounters, online booksellers and supermarkets. Early Internet users were also obtaining more content online; a trend that would later evolve into a flourishing market… Read the full article »

FMCC Webinar review: “Risk Management and Mitigation through Strategic Facility Management” by Anders Soeborg and Reinhard Poglitsch

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Recorded on September, 16th  2015

FMCC Events and Sessions on IFMA’s World Workplace 2015 in Denver

Monday, September 14th, 2015

  FMCC Events and Sessions on IFMA’s World Workplace in Denver 2015 FMCC and FMCC members are quite active on IFMA’s World Workplace in Denver 2015. The FMCC Social Media Committee has been collecting all known Events. please let us know if an Event or Session is missing @ More Information will come step by step via separate postings. here… Read the full article »

IFMA FMCC Live Webinar – “Managing Human Error: The Leading Cause Behind Workplace Incidents” by Greg Ford

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

  Date: October 1st, 2015 Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PM Eastern Time Zone (USA) Register today @ Presenter(s): Greg Ford, CEO & Co-founder, TalentClick Workforce Solutions Inc.

FMCC Webinar review: “How Academic Design Trends Are Reshaping the Workplace” by Kay Sargent, Lisa Killaby and Greg Tew

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Recorded on September 3rd, 2015

The FM/IT Nexus – Remote Monitoring Solutions by John Ringness, Rick Rolston, Alberto Cayuela

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

IFMA FMCC White Paper “The FM/IT Nexus – Remote Monitoring Solutions” This edition of FM Consultants Council White Paper features a look at the global emerging platform of Remote Monitoring Solutions as it engages with the FM/IT Nexus. FMCC White Paper Sept 2015 Remote Monitoring Authors: John Ringness, SFP, MRICS President/CEO NEXT Facility Management Services,… Read the full article »