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08 July 2020

Employees not wanting to return to the office doubles over course of lockdown

The number of employees who do not want to return to the office has nearly doubled sin...

General news, Workplace

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03 July 2020

Apprenticeships and social mobility: new report shows the system is failing people from disadvantaged backgrounds

A study from the Social Mobility Commission, an independent advisory non-departmental ...

General news, Coronavirus

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02 July 2020

Building back better: new IWFM guidance makes the business case for the real Living Wage

Working in partnership with the Living Wage Foundation, we have today published new gu...

General news, Employment

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01 July 2020

Recovering from COVID-19: Prime Minister announces strategy to return UK economy to health

On Tuesday 30 June, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson gave details of the Government’s i...

Policy, Coronavirus

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01 July 2020

Public procurement: Crown Commercial Service launches new FM Marketplace portal

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has launched a new FM Marketplace online portal, wh...

Procurement

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01 July 2020

Take part in the IWFM Sustainability Survey 2020 in partnership with Inenco

The IWFM Sustainability Survey 2020 in partnership with Inenco - the UK’s longest runn...

Sustainability

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30 June 2020

IWFM Impact Awards 2020: NEW category- the COVID-19 Response Award

The COVID-19 Response Award has been created, in association with Facilitate Magazine,...

General news, Coronavirus

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26 June 2020

What we learned from Marcus Child in ‘Leading for resilience and resourcefulness after COVID-19’

Episode nine of IWFM’s regular webinar series ‘Navigating turbulent times’ featured mu...

General news, Coronavirus

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18 June 2020

ISO committee reflects on growing role of technology in FM

The recent ‘virtual’ meeting of ISO/TC 267, the ISO technical committee charged with t...

General news, Technology

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18 June 2020

Public procurement: up to £37 billion of infrastructure work in the pipeline

The UK Government’s centre of expertise for infrastructure and major projects, the Inf...

Procurement, General news

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17 June 2020

IWFM Chair Martin G Bell on the importance of completing the Impact and Experience Survey 2020

It seems like so much has changed in the world and our Institute since we last surveye...

General news

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