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7 Dec 2016 BIFM publishes new guidance note on operational cost benchmarking

Helping facilities management professionals to highlight best practice and identify gaps in performance through operational cost benchmarking is the subject of the latest Guidance Note published by BIFM.

15 Jan 2016 BIFM seeks to appoint a Non-Executive Director (Finance)
BIFM seeks to appoint a financially-grounded Non-Executive Director onto the BIFM Board.
24 Jun 2015 CIDB-BIFM collaboration to strengthen facilities management profession in Malaysia
The Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB) and the BIFM have agreed to collaborate and explore opportunities to develop, support and enrich the facilities management (FM) profession in Malaysia.
28 Apr 2015 Chairman of Global FM invites facility managers to support World FM Day 2015
See video featuring Chairman of Global FM, Duncan Waddell about supporting World FM day on 10 June 2015.
25 Mar 2015 'Alignment', the challenge for stage three of the Workplace Conversation
Chris Moriarty, BIFM Head of Insight and Corporate Affairs talks about stage 3 of the Workplace Conversation: Developing an aligned strategy for effective workplaces across all departments or teams within organisations.

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29 May 2008 Lean-looking Compass serves up a business lesson as inflation bites
Food price inflation seems to be the latest cause célèbre about which economic commentators are becoming hot under the collar.
29 Apr 2008 Confidence dips lower as downturn leaves no sector immune from gloom
The credit crunch has bitten hard and, like a dog with a bone, it’s going to take some time to prise off its vice-like grip.
17 Apr 2008 BA looks to restore reputation after feeling bite of T5 ‘teething trouble’
As I discussed in this column recently reputations in the City are hard won and very easily lost and the market tends to have a long memory when it comes to forgiving indiscretions.
7 Mar 2008 Ambitious Carillion still flying high despite post-takeover turbulence
Carillion’s acquisition of Alfred McAlpine, which completed in early February, was not without controversy.
7 Feb 2008 Outsourcing might not be perfect but alternatives are not in great supply
They say that familiarity breeds contempt, and in much the same way success can lead to sniping and attempts to pick holes in practices that ostensibly work very well.

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23 Jul 2008 Market value
Theorist Milan Kundera once said: “Business has only two basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results. All the rest are costs.”
24 Jun 2008 Next in line
If you want something done, give it to a busy person. And Iain Murray, who takes on the mantle of institute chair next month, has plenty on his to-do list.
29 May 2008 Where we want to be
If the BIFM was a terrible teenager when FM World was born four years ago, then it is now starting to crystallise into a sophisticated twenty-something.
29 Apr 2008 Alphabetical disorder
Does your company adopt the A-B-C approach?
16 Apr 2008 Cracking the code
As many in the facilities management world within the UK, and in particular those that have been intimately involved with the BIFM since its establishment in 1993, the establishment of a new professional discipline does not just happen.

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4 Apr 2017 BIFM North Region Half Day Training Seminar - Strategic FM
25 - 26 Apr 2017 Making Catering Contracts Work (Code 1704FCAT)
25 - 27 Apr 2017 Understanding Facilities Management [Foundation] (Code 1704UFMF)
9 - 10 May 2017 IOSH Risk Assessment in Practice (Code 1705HSA)
9 - 11 May 2017 Understanding Facilities Management [Foundation] (Code 1705UFMFE)

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ISIG Service Management the Final Frontier
An overview of the January 2017 event presented by Peter Ankerstjerne, ISS protected
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Governance Chart 2016
BIFM Governance Chart 2016
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Event synopsis for ISIG June event on cultural differences
A review of the cultural differences that impact the organisation of facilities management across Europe using Fujifilm as a case study. protected
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BIFM North Counter Terrorism Seminar
Counter Terrorism Seminar at DWF Solicitors on 11th March 2016 protected
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PAS 3000: A new British standard for the Workplace
Writeup from the recent launch of PAS3000, a new British standard which aligns people, place, process and sets a line in the sand for those implementing, operating and maintaining modern workplaces. protected

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