Why Should Your Organisation Consider Implementing Agile Working?

Contributed by: Paul Allsopp, The Agile Organisation Ltd The obvious response is, why wouldn’t they? The current changing financial and business dynamics in the UK mean that all organisations, public and private alike, face unprecedented economic pressures, performance and service challenges. But it is the pace, unpredictability and scale of this change that is the greatest […]

Agile Working and Productivity – Help Your Business Thrive in the Current Challenging Environment

Facilities management and building services professionals will be able to gain a better understanding of the importance of agile working on business productivity at the next FMCentral event. The event, on Wednesday 27th September 2017, will be held at Adapt UK, in Milton Keynes, from 6pm to 8:30pm. People are the biggest asset in every […]

The Levy: Tax v. Training Opportunity – Selling the Idea of Training to your Team

Have you booked your ticket for the Facilities Show 2017? Would you like to… Discover how your business can benefit from the apprenticeship levy and how you can sell the idea of training to your team? Meet and network with fellow facilities management professionals? Find out more about FMCentral? Then, join Karen Moule and Sarah […]

Testing and Certification in the Built Environment – See Where It Happens

Before erecting a new building or refurbishing an existing property, it’s important to know you are using materials that are fit for purpose. Our philosophy at VINCI Technology Centre UK Limited is that we can build and test anything! Product testing and certification is critical for everyone’s safety. Testing can also lead to cost savings […]

The Internet of Things: Revolutionising the FM Sector

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming part of our everyday life. Many new motor vehicles are equipped with software, sensors and internet connectivity that enable software updates to be made remotely without needing a garage visit, and monitor the need for servicing to call you in when needed. We also know that driverless cars […]

Presenting Technological Advances to Streamline Business

Facilities management and building services professionals will be able to understand more about what the Internet of Things (IoT) is and how it is being used in their industry sector at the next FMCentral event. The event, on Wednesday 24th May, will be held at The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, near Aylesbury from 6pm to 8:30pm […]

Can Your Afford to Ignore the GDPR?

From May 25th next year the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force across the whole of Europe. This includes the UK despite the Brexit vote. Many companies within the Facilities Management sector employ a lot of low-paid, transient workers. This means you’re holding a lot of personal employee data for current […]

FMCentral Takes Data Protection to the Slopes

FMCentral takes to the slopes at The Snow Centre, Hemel Hempstead, for the 22nd March event to raise awareness around the issues surrounding the forthcoming updates to the EU Data Protection Regulations. If you manage any form of data for marketing purposes or staffing needs, this event is a MUST. Speakers include: • Matthew Holman, […]

Need to Solve your FM Recruitment Challenges?

According to FM services company, Almeda Facilities Ltd, the FM sector employs around 10% of the UK working population and is worth an estimated £111 billion each year. At the same time the sector suffers from a number of specific recruitment challenges. So what are the key challenges? • There is a lack of technical […]

FMCentral: Attracting Talent

Following the successful launch of FMCentral, the new forum for Facilities Management professionals in the South Central region, FMCentral’s January event will focus on attracting and retaining the best talent. A changing national skills infrastructure will create talent management challenges and opportunities for businesses as the year progresses. Our event will take place on Tuesday […]