Posts Tagged ‘Facilities Management’
The role of facilities management in maintaining and improving building performance
As a facilities management professional, it may not always be at the top of your agenda to improve building performance as well as maintaining it, but this is now a crucial factor for organisations looking to make their buildings greener and more sustainable. Here, we look at how facilities managers are responsible for both maintaining…Read More
Facilities Management Talent Shortages: What’s the Latest?
“It’s a candidate driven market” according to Glenn Steed, Associate Director and CBRE Account Director. Recent figures seem to confirm this statement, with the number of job vacancies still rising – April to June 2022 was 1,294,000 according to the ONS and the number of people in full-time employment is at an all-time high. …Read More
Meet The CBRE Team
In 2021, the estimated value of the global commercial real estate market was approximately 33.6 trillion U.S. dollars. With career paths in Real Estate Development and Investment Management, Digital & Technology, Project Management and Facilities Management, one of PRS’s key clients, CBRE, has a multitude of opportunities for career hungry individuals. CBRE is…Read More
Facilities management: where are we now, and what does the future hold?
The facilities management industry mid-2022 looks significantly different to the sector a mere two or three years ago. FM roles and responsibilities were progressing and transforming in the lead up to 2020, but following the pandemic and the Great Resignation, the sector is now awash with new roles, new vacancies, new employees and new challenges.…Read More
Sustainability continues to be a key driver for FM
The past two years have presented fresh challenges and opportunities for the UK facilities management (FM) sector. The early days of the pandemic saw FM take on the role of crisis manager, with its position evolving into more of a strategic planner in 2021. FM teams have undoubtedly been critical in helping businesses make sense…Read More
The Modern Office: Priorities for FMs in 2022
The pandemic has fundamentally changed our expectations regarding the workplace. Following months of home-working, people are now ready to return to the office or embrace a hybrid set-up. A survey from the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) revealed that office attendance is expected to recover in 2022, with 60% of respondents saying they…Read More