In this informative guide we’ll explain why space management is important, its rise in popularity and the benefits to the FM team and wider organization.
In this back to basics guide we’ll explain what the acronym stands for, what CAFM is used for, and the benefits to the FM team and wider organisation.
Having an asset register is advantageous for informed FM decision making, compliance and operational efficiency. Read our tips on how to make one.
There are plenty of options to make sure your IWMS software is up and running as soon as possible, regardless of location. Read our blog on remote IWMS installation.
This guide will explain everything you need to know about BIM and digitization, including the benefits and how they are used in FM; as well as some useful resources...
Even the most experienced professionals can be tripped up by an acronym. Here's a run through of some of the more common terms.
SFG20 is recognized as the industry standard for building maintenance specifications, but how can you incorporate it into your our PPM schedules?
Data is the new gold, but managing it with spreadsheets means the FM team can’t unlock its full value. Read our tips about moving to IWMS
A wide choice of IWMS software means harder decision making. Read our guidance to make sure you pick the best IWMS for your organisation.
What is preventative maintenance compared to predictive maintenance, and which plan should you be using?
How creating schedules by location, rather than asset, can help FMs manage health and safety across their site during and beyond COVID-19.
New Year is a time of reflection, and we’re looking back on the priorities for facilities management professionals over the last 12 months.
The operational phase of a PPP is an increasingly important concern among industry practitioners - read the highlights of our recent survey here.
The important role of change management and communication to get the best our of your IWMS system and achieve staff buy in.
Service Works Global’s ‘BIM for FM’ webinar this week showed the practical side of how building information modelling (BIM) can be used within FM.
‘Technology as a force for change – we are all technology companies, aren’t we?’ A commentary on the debate featuring SWG.
Whether an in-house team or an FM service provider, the flexibility of IWMS can improve service levels with an ROI of just 12-18 months.
Giving up smoking for a month is good for self-control and health, but why not also consider giving up bad FM practices to form positive habits instead.
A growing 24/7 work culture leaves FMs open to being ‘always on' so leveraging technology like IWMS is essential to keep work in check and facilities running efficiently.
Looking back on 2018, what topics were of most interest to FM professionals? Read a round up of our most popular blogs.
Five reasons why service providers in PPP projects should be using software with an integrated paymech rather than struggling with spreadsheets.
A look at the QFM User Group held in London last week, including guest client speakers from Luton & Dunstable NHS Trust and Anabas.
2017 was a year of change and discovery for facilities management, but which subjects were most important to FMs?
Forget new year's resolutions - get things done faster, cheaper and more efficiently in your facility by switching to CAFM software.
SWG and BIFM give advice in this complimentary webinar on selecting the right CAFM system for an organisation, including choosing features and writing a business case.
Looking for a CAFM app at Facilities Show? Take our list of questions to find the right software for your requirements.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the next big thing for facilities management, but FMs should also be aware of how to protect their data and online devices.
It is proven that FM software manages a facility more effectively than a spreadsheet, but how difficult is it to transition between the two systems?
Often New Year Resolutions are broken within a month, but we look at how facilities managers can keep theirs through 2017 and beyond.
CAFM can generate ROI quickly through time, money and efficiency savings across the whole organisation - read on find out how.
Many parallels can be drawn between The Great British Bake Off and facilities management - read on to find out more.
Top tips on using technology to improve maintenance scheduling, increasing work efficiency and reducing time lost to equipment breakdowns.
Manage work quality, deadlines and profitability using QFM's simple Resource Scheduler tool.
How to set up an asset register for more effective asset management, and how linking to a CAFM system can save time and money.
BIM is a topic that should be high on the agenda of many FMs, but is often misunderstood. What is BIM and what are the benefits?
How to maintain productivity in the workplace during the summer heat using planned preventative maintenance strategies and automated asset monitoring.
Why visit SWG on stand N1300 at the Facilities Show? Five reasons why our industry-leading CAFM software is worth a look.
The importance of careful planning cannot be emphasised strongly enough when choosing new facilities management software. SWG has produced a comprehensive, impartial guide to provide advice.
With space at a premium in many organisations, shared areas are high-value assets. Ensure these resources are used to maximum effect and save space, time and reputation.
CAFM, IWMS, CMMS – meaningful facilities management technology terms or a jumble of letters? Read on for current trend analysis of acronyms in facilities management.