Blogs | 07/05/2020
Keeping our buildings healthy as we recover

Buildings can’t catch COVID-19, but they may end up suffering from it. Neglect is a problem for buildings. They may not suffer wear and tear from humans during this time, but they remain subject to natural elements – wind, rain, freeze-thaw cycles – and to vandalism, break-ins and other malicious acts. 

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Blogs | 20/02/2020
Important stakeholders of the Campus of the Future

Students expect the universities they attend to provide them with networking opportunities and pathways to collaboration with other students, universities, local communities, and employers. This means, universities must focus on the right stakeholders and constituencies for their students. 

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Blogs | 11/02/2020
Transforming Facilities Management into Infrastructure Management to Manage a Campus of the Future

Facilities management on a campus of the future goes beyond the management of physical buildings and assets. Facilities management professionals must be prepared to manage a mix of physical and digital infrastructure. 

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Blogs | 06/02/2020
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 | 05/11/2019
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 | 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 | 21/02/2019
If you’re talking to the CFO, be sure you’ve got your numbers

The challenge in creating a business case for IWMS that will appeal to a CFO is using numbers-based arguments to answer the question “So what?” 

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Blogs | 24/01/2019
More than numbers: Understanding the value of an IWMS

If you are interested in a high-quality analysis of how to create a numbers-based business case for IWMS, I highly recommend downloading the recent Verdantix report. But there is more to an ROI than financial return. 

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Blogs | 16/08/2018
Business Consultant David Karpook: ‘I’m excited every day what I’m going to hear and read about in terms of new innovations’

In this interview series about the future of technology and technology in Facility Management, we interviewed David Karpook, Business Consultant for Planon North America. As David says: I’m excited every day about what I’m going to hear about and what I’m going to read about in terms of new innovations. So bring it on.’ 

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