Month: September 2015

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

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

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 »

FM Consultants Council Kit Tuveson Scholarship Award for 2015 is Announced!

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

The Kit Tuveson Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce Stephen Brown as the 2015 recipient of the Kit Tuveson Scholarship. 

World Workplace 2015 – the excitement builds…What to do at WWP15

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

The core program for World Workplace is advertised from Wednesday October 7th to Friday October 9th but when you review the details on what all is available, there is a different story – some events actually start on October 3rd. Are you missing out?

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

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

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 »

IFMAWW15 – Join the FMCC booth and win an iPad

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

World Workplace 2015 – less than a month away…

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 Booth Schedule on IFMA’s World Workplace 2015

Monday, September 14th, 2015

  FMCC Booth Schedule on IFMA’s World Workplace in Denver 2015 Come and join us at the FMCC booth on IFMA’s World Workplace in Denver 2015. Meet and greet FMCC Board & STAG members as shown at the  schedule below…   Here is the schedule when and whom to find at our booth: Join us to talk,… Read the full article »