Spring Professional is an international recruitment firm specialising in attracting talent for the FM industry. Associate director – facilities management, Louise Rowe sits down with Annie Reid for a Q&A session on how her business is adapting to new trends in diversity.
Ahead of Total Facilities 2018 Speaker Series, we interviewed Robert Di Pasquale, Senior Director, Global Workplace Solutions, Enterprise Facilities Management at CBRE.
There was a brilliant quote up on the screen when workplace expert Libby Sander took the lectern at the Total Facilities Live breakfast session on Thursday morning in Sydney. It was from the master himself, Oscar Wilde – “Everything popular is wrong.” This resonates quite a lot with outfits such as The Fifth Estate that […]
Australian businesses lose up to $28 billion annually in lost production and wages due to employee ill health, however, what is largely unknown is that toxic ingredients hidden in products used in workplace buildings are a significant culprit of workplace sickness, according to a Brisbane based ecolabel, who this week unveiled a radical certification tool […]
Recent reports estimate that by 2020 1.55 billion workers will be responsible for work that does not confine them to a desk. Already, up to 80% of employees work at least one day a week out of the office. Co-working, where employees and the self-employed share workspace, ideas and knowledge, started in 2005 in San […]
The original names in shared workspaces including Hub Australia and Inspire9 are giving way to their next generation as the freelance and flexible work economy continues rise. This increasing demand for new, shared environments means that coworking hubs are disrupting the way we do business more than ever before. Today, coworking interior architecture is delivering more than […]
Lendlease have designed and delivered more sustainable buildings in Australia than any other developer, so it’s no surprise that their new 26,000sqm Barangaroo office in Sydney continues this legacy as the most sustainable, iconic and desirable office address in Sydney. The precinct represents a workplace of the future that drives better performance, better collaboration and […]
The gig economy is offering Australians jobs, but it comes at a cost. These are often freelance temporary positions, where workers are independent and have to take on more risks. People who work in the gig economy can work from everywhere. But not all places are compatible with the contingent nature of their work, recommended […]
A high-performance workplace can make a significant contribution to boosting productivity and improving profitability. With the rise of smart buildings, the workplace is undergoing massive change as emerging technologies and standards make their impact on processes and traditional approaches. At present, there is an undeniable synergy between facilities management and high-performance workplaces and shrewd professionals […]