INFOGRAPHIC: Qualities Of A Successful Facilities Manager

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

The question – what are the qualities of a successful facilities manager? – may sound subjective. It ultimately comes down to the definition of "successful", and even then is dependent upon other people’s opinions. That aside, The British Institute of Facilities Management has done a good job of answering this question...

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Why Your Cleaners & Guards Should Use Mobile Apps

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

Recent research (CoreNet Global Survey, 2016) suggests that mobile is going to have the greatest impact of any technology on the future of facilities and service management. Arming your cleaners and guards with mobile applications can drive significant benefits including: Increased efficiency Better and more consistent service quality Better accountability...

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5 Innovative Facility Management Solutions You Need To Know About

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

We're always on the lookout for new and innovative solutions that are set to transform facilities management and property services. Here are 5 innovative solutions that have recently come across our radar: 1. Busch Systems - Recycling Resource Center This month Busch Systems introduced its Resource Center, a free analytics...

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5 Ways Task Management Software Can Improve Facility Services

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

You know the feeling well. You're responsible for managing multiple facilities and you've got a hundred things on your list to get through but don't know where to start. You've got 2 new employees starting this week. You need to supply evidence for slip and fall claims. Your clients are...

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Video: Mobile Workforce Management Reimagined

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

The future of workforce management is going to be very different. Over the past two years, we've been working hard to help shape that future by building the best workforce management platform that we can. We're leveraging mobile, IoT sensors, automated processes, big data and integrations to make life easier...

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Infographic: 5 Technologies Set To Disrupt Facilities Management

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

The modern facilities services provider must adopt an innovation agenda to remain competitive. They must understand the technologies that are disrupting their industry. But most of all they must adopt an agile mindset that embraces positive change. The infographic below highlights 5 technology trends that are set to disrupt facilities...

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Technology Innovation Set To Transform Facilities Management

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

When you think of technology innovation, companies like Amazon, Uber, Tesla, and Google usually come to mind. But a growing number of startups are using technology to transform the delivery of facilities services. Comfy is a mobile app that connects employees to building systems to create their optimal environment. Serraview...

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Mobile Forms Reduce Headaches & Costs in Facilities Management

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

If you work in facilities management then you know how time-consuming it is to report incidents, manage tasks and conduct quality inspections. If you’re a large facilities services provider it’s likely hundreds of sites and thousands of zones that need to be cleaned, secured and assessed on a...

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Tracking the Location of Labour Allows Businesses to Outsource Facilities Management Whilst Retaining Transparency

Michael Robinson

Michael Robinson /

This post is brought to you by Michael Robinson and Beth Henderson from Spotless - Australia's largest integrated facilities management company. We thank them for sharing their valuable insights with the Lighthouse.io community. Location tracking technology creates visibility into areas of integrated facilities management (FM) not previously available. It...

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Join Lighhthouse.io at CoreNet Global Summit 2016

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

We are excited to announce that Lighthouse.io will be attending CoreNet Global Summit 2016. With the recent update of our flagship facilities management solution - we are looking forward to meeting with facility managers interested in learning about how location technology can transform the delivery of facility services. Lighthouse....

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