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A collection of thoughts and questions turned into blog posts

Planon regularly publishes blog posts on topics ranging from workplace management and compliance to the Internet of Things and Building Information Modelling. These quick reads are often educational, occasionally humorous, and always worth your time.

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Blogs | 20/06/2019
Find the correlation! Connecting real estate to organisational goals using analytics

Real estate and facility management teams need to shift towards cross-referencing data and take a good look at the relationship between real estate metrics and overall metrics to get the attention of the C-suite. 

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Blogs | 17/06/2019
Getting the c-level “on board” with corporate real estate strategy

This blog summarises our discussion with real estate expert René Buck. He shares how societal developments are currently leading to companies revising their location policies, and how the c-level can be persuaded to support these new real estate initiatives. 

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Blogs | 06/06/2019
The air traffic control called Capital Project Management

Capital Project Management is the air traffic control of RealEstate management. Curious why? Find out in our blog! 

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Blogs | 29/05/2019
How to maintain control of capital projects in real estate and facility management

Corporate real estate and facility managers are often in charge of large capital projects. How do you stay in control of these type of projects? Discover in our blog what the 4 key phases of Capital Project Management are and what the role is of an IWMS in this approach. 

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Blogs | 23/05/2019
How technology is changing real estate management

Technology will reshape real estate into Real Estate 4.0; buildings with a focus on technology that enable organisations to use and share workspace in ways we can barely imagine! 

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Blogs | 16/05/2019
Why technology will be your right hand and source of knowledge in 2022

Technology will be your best friend in 2022. Hence it is important to Real Estate and Facility Management to get acquainted with that friend in good time. 

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Blogs | 09/05/2019
How AI changes occupant experience

David Karpook explains in this blog post that we need to be very mindful of when, where, and how to give up or retain control regarding smart equipment in the workplace. 

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Blogs | 01/05/2019
Who should own the Building Internet of Things?

As more IoT-related responsibilities arise and mature, so does the need for a new role that blends IT and Facility Management to manage them. 

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Blogs | 25/04/2019
Three case studies about the use of an IWMS

In this third and last blog of the IWMS series, Geert-Jan Blom shares the experiences of Gasunie, King’s College London and Danfoss when implementing an IWMS. 

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Blogs | 18/04/2019
Preparing for 2020: 5 shifts for CRE managers to consider

Many studies that have taken place over the past decade around how people see the future of real estate have referenced the year 2020. Gartner presents five important shifts CRE managers should consider to start preparing now for 2020 and beyond. An IWMS could help you preparing for these shifts. 

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Blogs | 04/04/2019
How real estate managers take control of their real estate portfolios

Real estate can now be regarded as an organisation’s fifth production factor. This makes the role of the real estate manager increasingly important. 

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Blogs | 28/03/2019
What if robots break something during maintenance?

Imagine that you’ve deployed a robot to carry out a maintenance job on a property or to a piece of equipment inside the property, and the robot breaks something… 

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