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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 | 06/14/2018
Why using Excel is simply not an option to become IFRS 16 compliant

IFRS 16 causes a major challenge for organizations that use Excel for their contract management. In this blog post, we give three reasons why they need to look for another solution. 

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Blogs | 06/07/2018
Which method to choose when collecting lease data for IFRS 16 compliancy

Which method for IFRS 16 implementation best suits your organization? In this guest blog Accenture talks about two different methodologies. 

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Blogs | 05/24/2018
How service providers can automate maintenance management processes

When service providers want to modernize their maintenance management processes, there are three vital sources of information to start with. 

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Blogs | 05/28/2015
Self-service rather than the service desk, or the other way around?

One size does not fit all. Organizations must find the right mix of self-service and service desk offerings to optimize their core practices. 

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Blogs | 05/21/2015
You are not alone

Reducing risk is a top reason for implementing an IWMS solution, as well as improving record keeping and maintenance scheduling. 

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Blogs | 05/11/2015
A new Pope as evidence of an IT revolution

Technology has come a long way in 10 years. Modern software solutions have also evolved, offering integration between systems like ERP, HR, Financial & IWMS 

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Blogs | 04/30/2015
Typical USA: What floor am I on?

Global organizations must keep language, currency, dates, measuresments, times, and cultural differences in mind when using centralized FM software. 

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Blogs | 04/23/2015
Explicit focus on experience, made possible by implicit technologies

Technologies surrounding IoT, Big Data, and mobilization are opening up new possibilities for facility managers to improve hospitality initiatives. 

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Blogs | 04/16/2015
How apps have changed the world (including business and facilities management)

Smartphones and mobile apps play an important role in modern facility management for completing work orders and maintenance management on-the-go. 

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Blogs | 04/09/2015
IT, the new game changer in service providers industry

Innovative and forward-thinking service providers utilize IWMS to stand out from competition by connecting their customers in the chain. 

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Blogs | 04/02/2015
A merger is like a good marriage: it starts with getting to know each other

When organizations are facing a merger it's important to assess how internal HR, Finance, and IWMS processes run and how cultural differences fit together. 

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Blogs | 03/26/2015
Five tips for speeding up work order handling

Learn how using an IWMS can help speed up work order handling. 

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