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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 | 04/19/2018
What do facility managers really want from the Internet of Things?
During our webinar on the Internet of Things and Smart Buildings, we asked how facility managers view this topic. We also discussed practical use-cases to help organisations get started. Learn more about these in this blog post.Learn more
Blogs | 04/12/2018
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.Learn more
Blogs | 01/11/2018
From a Smart Building to a Learning Building; establish your use 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?Learn more
Blogs | 12/21/2017
The United States got rid of the ‘cubicle concept’ and embraced diversity in the working environment
Danielle Rosenwein, HR Advisor at Planon North America shares her views on ‘The changing work environment’ in the final part of this series of four.Learn more
Blogs | 12/14/2017
Germans prefer fixed working times in a fixed working environment
Malco Blümel, Project Manager at Planon Central Europe shares his views on the changing work environment in the third part of this series of four.Learn more
Blogs | 12/07/2017
Why the Asia-Pacific region is known for its flexibility in both working time and environment
Alex Lim, General Manager at Planon Asia shares his views on ‘The changing work environment’ in the second part of this series of four.Learn more
Blogs | 11/30/2017
Business culture in the United Kingdom is 'almost always on' compared to other European countries
Christine Houghton, UK Sales Director at Planon shares her views on ‘The changing work environment’ in the first part of this series of four.Learn more
Blogs | 11/16/2017
Why technology is not just a ‘driver’ of change in the workplace, but also an ‘enabler’
Drawing up a workplace strategy must be a shared responsibility between real estate, facility, HR and IT managers.Learn more
Blogs | 11/09/2017
Why real estate and facility managers need a more in-depth approach to geographical diversity
The geographical location where people live and work helps to determine the way they regard technological and work changes.Learn more
Blogs | 11/02/2017
How do real estate and facility managers create the best possible Workplace Experience for millennials?
What should a facility manager take into account now that the number of millennials preparing to enter the workforce is growing?Learn more
Blogs | 10/05/2017
The Internet of Things as a remedy for the afternoon slump
The Internet of Things offers the opportunity for facility managers to increase labor productivity combined with a healthier office climate in an easy way.Learn more