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04 August 2021

Experienced in diversity and inclusion? Apply to join our focus group

Do you currently hold a role in shaping diversity and inclusion (D&I) policies or have...

Workplace

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29 July 2021

IWFM accredited by the Good Business Charter for ‘responsible business practices’

We are pleased to confirm that IWFM has been accredited by the Good Business Charter (...

Employment and Skills, Workplace

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28 July 2021

Building safety: new central register and certification scheme for building safety managers launched

The Building Safety Alliance, an independent, industry-led, not for profit organisatio...

Building safety

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28 July 2021

IWFM Annual General Meeting: change of date to 30 September 2021

IWFM's Annual General Meeting (AGM) provides members with the opportunity to engage wi...

Facilities, Workplace

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22 July 2021

​​​​​​​IWFM Awards 2021 finalists announced

The wait is over, and we are pleased to announce the 2021 IWFM Impact Awards Finalists...

Facilities, Workplace

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22 July 2021

Learn about creating ‘Healthy buildings’ with our new guidance in partnership with Trend Controls

With the impacts of the global pandemic, this past year has been one of significant ch...

Building safety

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21 July 2021

Fire safety: IWFM to respond to BSI consultation on digital management of fire safety information

The BSI is currently consulting on Part 1 of BS 8644-1, the new British Standard for t...

Building safety

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15 July 2021

Low Pay: IWFM responds to government consultation on future wage rates 

Today (15 July) IWFM submitted evidence to the Low Pay Commission (LPC), the independe...

Employment and Skills

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14 July 2021

Have your say: complete the Importance of Data Survey

Earlier this year, we produced the ‘Harnessing the power of data’ guidance note in par...

Technology

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14 July 2021

Sustainability: IWFM responds to government consultation on consistency in recycling collections

On behalf of our members, we recently submitted a response to the public consultation ...

Sustainability

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13 July 2021

Discover the current state of the workplace and FM profession in the Pay and Prospects Survey 2021 report

After a year in which COVID-19 caused various changes and complications, there has nev...

Employment and Skills, COVID-19

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09 July 2021

‘[This] should provide the launchpad for new ways of working’: CEO Linda Hausmanis comments on the Government’s step 4 plans

On Monday 5 July, Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that the Government was looki...

Employment and Skills, Workplace

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