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The news section brings you Institute news as well as Industry news provided by the editors of FM World, BIFM’s fortnightly magazine.

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BIFM news

A year in the making

A year in the making

BIFM CEO, Gareth Tancred, looks back on 2014, and what it meant for the FM profession, members and the Institute.

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11-12-14 Volunteer assessors required for new ethical workplace accreditation
08-12-14 BIFM South Region event review
05-12-14 International Volunteers Day was 5 December
03-12-14 Supporter packages for ThinkFM 2015 now available

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Industry news from FM World

Hierarchical structure 'excessive', says research

Two in five workers believe that their organisation's hierarchical structure is excessive, leading to a lack of autonomy in decision-making, according to research.

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19-12-14 Think Tank: IPMS 'another gimmick'
19-12-14 Vivark sees revenues soar
19-12-14 Analysis: Councils' collaborative scheme is on a high
18-12-14 'Smart' initiatives no 'silver bullet' for environmental woes, say experts

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Industry analysis from FM World

Soames battles to push Serco back on track

Graham Davies on the UK FM sector.

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24-11-14 In Focus: Links in a national chain
24-11-14 Child services could be next on outsourcing list
05-11-14 In Focus: Writing out the tick-box
04-11-14 Ignore anti-EU rhetoric union is good for FM

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