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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 | 19/04/2018
What do facility managers really want from the Internet of Things?

During our webinar on the Internet of Things and Smart Buildings, we asked facility managers how they view this topic. We also discussed practical use-cases to help organisations get started. Learn more about these in this blog post. 

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Blogs | 12/04/2018
The Romance of Maintenance

Thanks to the Internet of Things, maintenance workers have now taken on the role of data scientists; and that makes this role perhaps the 'sexiest job of the 21st century'. A romantic thought. 

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Blogs | 05/04/2018
IFRS 16 is fast approaching! Is your organisation ready?

The start date of IFRS 16 is approaching fast and organisations are addressing this new standard for lease accounting. What is the current status within your organisation? 

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Blogs | 29/03/2018
6 issues you can easily avoid by digitalising your maintenance operations

Are you still using manual processes for handling maintenance management? The following six issues can easily be avoided through digitalisation of your maintenance operations. 

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Blogs | 22/03/2018
Space utilisation: main priority for Real Estate and Facility Management in 2018

In its ‘Green Quadrant IWMS’ report, research firm Verdantix shares insights into the overall strategic priorities for real estate and facilities teams. One of the main priorities is Space Utilisation, where Planon will share some thoughts on. 

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Blogs | 08/03/2018
These six strategies are drastically changing the IWMS landscape

Independent research firm Verdantix highlighted six strategies IWMS vendors have recently been implementing. In this blog, we elaborate on each of them. 

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Blogs | 01/03/2018
How Real Time Personalisation enables facility managers to cope with diversity in the work environment

Thanks to Real Time Personalisation facility managers can better respond to both the increasing diversity in the work environment and individual needs. 

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Blogs | 22/02/2018
Your own personal virtual assistant will soon join you in the office

A virtual assistant with whom you can talk, that understands you and performs tasks for you. How will real estate and facility managers benefit from that? 

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Blogs | 15/02/2018
3 new business models for service providers using the Internet of Things

How can service providers benefit from the Internet of Things? Planon presents three business models for service providers to consider. 

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Blogs | 08/02/2018
‘Building’ healthy buildings? It is possible with the Internet of Things

By using IoT solutions, real estate and facility managers are able to transform their smart buildings into healthy buildings. Read how in this blog. 

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Blogs | 25/01/2018
The role of the Internet of Things in attracting and retaining talent

How can real estate and facility managers increase employee engagement, attract, and retain talent and what is the role technology plays in all that? 

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Blogs | 11/01/2018
From Smart Building to Learning Building; establish your use case and business case!

The Internet of Things and Smart Buildings provide us with an enormous potential of use cases. However, what is their real value? 

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