Can you keep employees engaged during these demanding times?
In this blog, our colleague Leaha Pearman describes the current situation in the US and offers ideas on how you can keep your employees engaged and productive during the pandemic crisis.
When in Rome, do as the Romans do
What happens after COVID-19? This blog discusses the next stage in reopening your office and how our new mobile solution can contribute to re-engaging your workplace users.
Keeping your distance when space is scarce: Adhering to COVID-19 measures in Singapore
In this blog, our colleague Karen Winter describes the unique measures taken against COVID-19 in Singapore and the guidelines the country follows to facilitate a safe workplace re-entry.
How service providers can meet the changing expectations of their customers
How an integrated software platform can help FM service providers to meet customer expectations whilst also realising their own business objectives.
The future-proof, ever-evolving smart building
This blog discusses the importance of smart building technology today and explains the benefits of bGrid’s smart building solutions – when integrated with Planon software.
Pandemic as a driver of change
The real value in creating resilient workplaces is not only in supporting organisations to continue their operations during a further COVID-19 wave, it can be a catalyst to change the workplace to a more adaptive way of working that fits a future generation of office workers.
Choosing the right solution – a changing landscape
This blog discusses six different perspectives that organisations should consider when selecting the right real estate and facilities software in today’s world of PropTech.
A simplistic sustainability truth
For Earth Day this year (April 22nd), I want to revisit a concept that Planon wrote a lot about last year. My colleague Sanne Oostendorp wondered whether…
Three key questions about smart workflow automation for FM service providers
For many facility management service providers, embracing technology and digitalising their business is nothing new. However, some still struggle to automate complex operations. A single software solution could be the answer.
Why Service Providers should embrace a B2B2C business model
When commercial service providers extend their existing ‘business to business’ (B2B) relationship with contract managers to also include the end users and ‘consumers’ of the service this series of interconnected relationships is referred to as the B2B2C-model.
Don’t reinvent the wheel, just realign it
Commercial facility management service providers should consider whether they would rather build a custom solution or buy an existing software system to meet all their specific requirements.
Speeding toward the future of workplace technology
Advanced smart building technologies that were “nice to have” but not required are now moving closer to the category of “workplace essentials” – especially as organisations look for ways to further increase workplace health and safety.
From Smart Building to Learning Building; establish your use case!
What is the value of smart and learning buildings? For organisations and their Facility and Real Estate Managers, it is crucial to research what use cases are relevant and valuable to their organisation.
How Planon is supporting its customers with their workplace re-entry strategy
Planon released 50 Planon IWMS use cases for supporting a safe, compliant and effective workplace re-entry in times of COVID-19. This blog shows how we are continuing to improve these use cases based on feedback from our user community.
A race to the cloud
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the adoption of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), cloud infrastructure and application services is accelerating. More than ever before organisations are seeking the security, cost savings, and flexibility of cloud-based software solutions.