Ilke Homes Harewood Gravity Games

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The Harewood Gravity Games takes place 13-14 August 2022 and valued partner Ilke Homes are taking part. Ilke Homes took part in the Harewood Gravity Games for the first time last year, and their team had such a fantastic time, raising lots of funds for a great cause. So this year they are going even […]

Positive Feedback from Satisfied Clients

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We always love to hear feedback from satisfied customers. Whether it is a client happy with our Facilities Management services, a resident ecstatic about the repairs we’ve undertaken on their home or an office worker grateful for our Security staff keeping them safe. We love to hear positive reviews! We also like to learn from […]

IT Tips – Keeping Your Devices Safe in the Heat

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Due to unprecedented hot weather, it’s especially important that we keep ourselves and our devices safe from overheating. Most of us welcome hot weather, but when it’s too hot for too long, there are health risks. Alongside health risks, our IT equipment and electronic devices need extra care and can also contribute to the heat […]

Easter Eggs for Harrogate Children’s Hospital

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Ilke Homes, a pioneering modular housing company, manufacturing precision-engineered, eco-homes based in Knaresborough have been collecting Easter eggs for Harrogate Hospital Children’s Unit. As part of Ilke Homes’ charity efforts, their staff have been donating Easter eggs for children who will be spending Easter in Harrogate Hospital Children’s Unit. As a valued partner, RFM Group […]

The Role of Front of House to Secure Your Workplace

As a facilities manager or entrepreneur, you’ll have a duty to your employees to keep them safe. You’ll already have taken multiple measures to that end. Some of the more notable things you would’ve done include installing security cameras and alarms, alongside locks on the doors. That mightn’t prevent everything, however. Your front of house […]

Compliance in Facilities Management: A Quick Guide

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Is your building legal? Keeping your facility compliant with UK law can be a daunting task. Facilities management has a hugely varied remit, with everything from ensuring a building and its employees are safe and secure through to literally keeping the lights on part of a typical day.  It is a function that is tasked […]

Why Face-to-Face Management is Crucial in Facilities Management

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In today’s digital age, employees are as comfortable in front of a video call as they are being face-to-face in the workplace and business is conducted as successfully in a virtual environment as it is in a physical one. Technology continues to play a significant role in enabling more agile working with flexibility and work/life […]

Planning for Reoccupation of the Workplace

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Organisations need to plan for the return to the workplace. How and when people work needs addressing for the successful reoccupation of the office. Workplace Reoccupation The health pandemic has significantly changed the way many office employees work, with a huge proportion still working flexibly from home for either part of all of their week. […]

The Lockdown Effect on Workplace Culture

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Covid-19 has brought about many changes, not least the way people interact with each other. This impacts workplace culture too. Social distancing, the deterring of unnecessary physical contact and increased hygiene practices have all had an impact on the way we behave, both individually and around each other. As employees begin to integrate back into […]

Mental Health and Well-Being at the Workplace

A recent report out by the Stress Management Society, describes a stress epidemic among the nation’s workforce, with over a third of people saying their workplace stress has been ongoing for the past five years. In another poll by the Short Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Wellbeing Scale, identifies two-thirds of workers have ‘poor’ or ‘below average’ mental […]