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27 November 2020

Building Safety Manager: Housing Select Committee advocates IWFM’s recommendations

Following their pre-legislative inquiry of the Draft Building Safety Bill, the Housing...

Policy

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25 November 2020

Partnering is key to bridging FM’s digital divide say IWFM and Microsoft

The Institute of Facilities and Workplace Management (IWFM) and Microsoft have collabo...

Research, Technology

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19 November 2020

UK Government announces £12bn ten-point plan for ‘green industrial revolution’: what it means for you

On Wednesday 18 November, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced an ‘ambitious ten poi...

Policy, General news

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19 November 2020

New IWFM and Ricoh guidance: Empowering people

Today we have launched the sixth guidance note in our ‘Creating better workplaces’ par...

Research, Workplace

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18 November 2020

You love our insights and are proud to belong: what we learned from the 2020 Impact and Experience Survey

'Professional’, ‘informative’ and ‘knowledgeable' were the top three words our members...

General news

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12 November 2020

Listening to you and using your feedback to transform our Institute

As we prepare to share the results of the 2020 Insight and Engagement survey, our Chai...

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05 November 2020

‘The biggest challenges… were the factors outside of our control’: an interview with IWFM’s Head of Workplace on managing COVID-19

COVID-19 has challenged us all, testing safety, resilience, finances, and wellbeing al...

General news

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05 November 2020

Prompt payment and the Small Business Commissioner – government asks for views

The issue of prompt payment – or more precisely late payment - has been one that has r...

Policy, General news

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05 November 2020

Join IWFM and The Climate Group for ‘Smart tech, building efficiency and the safe return to workplaces’ – 19 November

Clear your diary for 11am on Thursday 19 November and join IWFM and The Climate Group ...

General news

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05 November 2020

IWFM Academy 2021 course dates: future-proof your skills with live virtual training

IWFM Academy course dates for 2021 are now available with live virtual training and on...

General news

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22 October 2020

Sustainability: UK Government reaffirms commitment to achieve net zero by 2050

Despite the distractions of COVID-19 and Brexit, the UK Government has announced plans...

Sustainability

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22 October 2020

‘Building back better’ and reaching sustainability goals within the workplace

​​​​​​​'The unprecedented economic shutdown presented a silver lining in the form of a...

Wellbeing, General news, Sustainability

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