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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. 

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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. 

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Blogs | 03/29/2018
6 issues you can easily avoid by modernizing 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 | 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. 

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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. 

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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? 

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Blogs | 09/28/2017
If you want something done well, outsource it

From a functional perspective, the service provider industry has very specific and extensive requirements for software to manage core business operations. 

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Blogs | 09/14/2017
3 recommendations for Facility Management Service Providers

How can facility management service providers combine doing things right and doing the right things? We based 3 recommendations on a RICS and IFMA report. 

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Blogs | 08/10/2017
Let employees create their own favorite workplace with smart software

Employees can discover for themselves just which factors contribute to their productivity by gaining better insight into their own needs and preferences. 

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Blogs | 03/16/2017
What are the implications for real estate managers of the changing role of the university campus

The role of the university campus is in constant flux due to the changing needs of its visitors. How should real estate managers respond to this? 

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Blogs | 01/12/2017
Point Solution or Integrated Solution | Four different perspectives

Different challenges need different software solutions. Which perspective fits you best and suits your long term goals? 

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Blogs | 12/22/2016
Point Solutions or Integrated Solution - Important differences

There are many strengths and weaknesses to consider when determining if an integrated solution or several point solutions are the right fit. 

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