HR & Training

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    Supply Chain Sustainability School  - 16.05.2018, 10:17

    Supply Chain Sustainability School Built Environment Survey

    Modern slavery, responsible sourcing, and community engagement have been identified as the priorities undergoing the biggest improvement in 2018, according to a sector-wide survey by the Supply Chain Sustainability School.

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    Ian Williams Limited  - 30.04.2018, 14:12

    South West England Mentor Of The Year

    Ian Williams is delighted to announce contracts manager Ashley Ward has been named "Mentor Of The Year by the CITB Generation for Change programme, at the Constructing Excellence South West awards .

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    Compass Group PLC  - 20.04.2018, 14:16

    SCA Training Campus Accreditation for Compass House

    Compass Group UK & Ireland has become the first Speciality Coffee Association (SCA) accredited Premier Training Campus in the United Kingdom's contract catering industry.

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    FM Editor  - 13.04.2018, 15:51

    Think Tank Calls for Changes to UK Apprenticeship Levy

    Leading policy think tank Reform has joined the growing clamour for the government to rethink the Apprenticeship Levy introduced a year ago.

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    Russell Richardson  - 06.04.2018, 14:03

    Risking Data Breach Fines

    HR managers and recruiters are putting employers at risk of penalties of up to £17.5 million (€20 million) under new rules for protecting job applicants’ CVs that will come into effect on 25th May with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to Russell Richardson.

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    Okappy Ltd  - 21.03.2018, 09:47

    DNA of the Perfect FM Leader

    It is widely accepted that Facilities Managers must be multi-skilled in order to execute their work. But how can FM leaders adapt to their ever changing environment?

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    The Lighting Industry Association (The LIA)  - 09.03.2018, 16:20

    Switch to Energy-efficient Street Lighting

    Upgrading street lighting to more efficient LED technology can offer huge benefits, lower energy costs, controllability, improved landscape aesthetics and reduced light pollution, and enhanced safety for pedestrians and motorists. Yet only around 1 in 5 of the street lights in the UK is currently LED.

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    Marissa Francis  - 05.03.2018, 17:13

    The Definition of 'Clever'

    Marissa Francis, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Improver with ABM UK, explains why university isn't the only route into facilities management.

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    The Water Management Society (WMSoc)  - 14.11.2017, 16:40

    Risk Control Training for Waterborne Pathogens

    The Water Management Society (WMS) today announces a second module will be offered alongside its City & Guilds-accredited training course, ‘HTM 04-01 Water Hygiene Training: Managing and Controlling the Risk of Waterborne Pathogens in Water Systems’.

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    Thomas Telford/Institution of Civil Engineers  - 10.11.2017, 12:00

    Free NEC4 Webinar (15 November)

    Facilities and project management professionals are being invited to attend a NEC webinar on 15th November, highlighting significant changes to service contracts in NEC4, following feedback that users are utilising the forms on larger projects than before.