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What Your Facilities Management Team Wish They Knew

Posted by Nick Stogdale on May 21, 2019 5:42:22 PM

Your commercial real estate isn’t just your business’ address. It’s also where your employees spend a large portion of their lifetimes; and, as the needs of the modern worker evolve in line with a rising retirement age, more emphasis on wellness, collaboration and personalisation in the workspace will place higher demands on the facilities management model.

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How Smart Buildings Improve Employee Wellbeing

Posted by Nick Stogdale on May 8, 2019 4:42:08 PM

According to reports, the average Briton will spend 3507 days of their lifetime at work, a figure not dissimilar to that of other developed countries. The demand for better work environments correlates with the rising average age for retirement and a renewed focus on mental and physical wellbeing. Investments in smart buildings have a positive effect not only on employee satisfaction but also a direct impact on business profit margins.

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Is Your Commercial Building Fit For Purpose?

Posted by Nick Stogdale on Apr 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Most traditional commercial buildings bleed resources and energy somewhere. This can be attributed to the human element of your operations, but also the functionality and lack of facilities to control this component.

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The Top 4 Issues Affecting Efficient Building Management

Posted by Nick Stogdale on Apr 15, 2019 3:54:21 PM

The responsibilities of a building and facilities management team will encompass maintenance of the physical and structural systems as well as administration of soft services such as cleaning, security and other human-resourced activities.

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How can Offices Save Space, Energy and Money?

Posted by Nick Stogdale on Mar 27, 2019 11:51:56 AM

When you think of improving space utilization at your corporate office facility, you are more likely to think about creative uses of space, the latest trends in interiors, even current metrics like space density, but certainly not about scientific data concerning the movement of people within the facility.

But times are changing and new types of data are becoming available. Intelligent technologies employed by leading retailers are making their way into space utilization programs within corporate and lease-tenant environments.

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How True Occupancy Data can Turn Your Building Into a Smart Building

Posted by Tom Bell on Mar 27, 2019 11:21:15 AM

The incorporation of interconnected digital devices and applications into organisational tasks has revolutionised many of today’s industries. As company processes continue to evolve, it becomes increasingly important to customise your commercial buildings for peak productivity in order to meet the needs of the modern workforce.

By definition, a smart building uses technology and automated process to control its internal environment. Internet of Things (IoT) devices can link throughout the building to monitor, detect, adjust, restrict and enhance certain activities occurring within the premises.

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