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14 April 2021

Market Outlook 2021: portfolio concerns and hybrid working opportunities dominate market forecast

Today we are launching our Market Outlook 2021 report: a snapshot of the market’s expe...

Facilities, COVID-19, Technology, Workplace

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12 April 2021

IWFM Impact Awards 2021: recognising the frontline heroes

Do you have an inspiring story to put forward for the Frontline Heroes category for th...

Facilities, General news

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09 April 2021

Fire safety: IWFM Life Safety Working Group’s Martin Ryan on personal emergency evacuation plans

In its response to the Home Office consultation on fire safety, the Government announc...

Building safety

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07 April 2021

Navigating turbulent times: a year in webinars; 1,000s guided and informed

This week marks one year since IWFM began the weekly webinars series that is now a per...

COVID-19, Future of work, Workplace

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07 April 2021

IWFM Impact Awards 2021: enter our new Breakthrough and Diversity Awards

A big part of the IWFM Impact Awards process involves reviewing feedback from entrants...

Facilities, General news

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07 April 2021

Low pay: new increases in rates; put your views to Government; updated real Living Wage guidance

Following the annual increases in the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wa...

Employment and Skills

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30 March 2021

IWFM Conference 2021: guilty feminist and black briton powerlister to headline hybrid event

With cutting edge headliners and a choice of stage or screen, Conference 2021 has trul...

Facilities, General news

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25 March 2021

Building safety: new body to certify BSM role; expertise sought in devolved nations; your BSM webinar questions answered

Following its final report and proposals, WG8 - part of the Industry Response Group ta...

Building safety

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24 March 2021

Sustainability: IWFM seeks members’ views on new Government plans for decarbonisation, building energy performance and waste

In the year that the UK hosts the COP26 UN Climate Change Conference, the Government i...

Sustainability

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24 March 2021

IWFM Impact and Experience Survey 2020: insights into the makeup of our members, demographics and more

Over the past year, we have been very grateful to see survey engagement like never bef...

Employment and Skills, Future of work

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24 March 2021

Fire safety: UK Government publishes response to Fire Safety Order consultation

The Home Office has published its response to the public consultation on fire safety t...

Building safety

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19 March 2021

Listen to our Head of Policy, Sofie Hooper, discuss the upcoming Building Safety Manager role on the FPA podcast

The draft Building Safety Bill, which builds on the recommendations of Dame Judith Hac...

Building safety

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