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Successfull webinar 'Measuring the value of FM'

Successfull webinar 'Measuring the value of FM'

30 november 2016 | Interesting webinar and great presentation by Theo van der Voordt | 'Measuring the value of FM'.

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What Will the Future of Work Look Like?

What Will the Future of Work Look Like?

24 november 2016 | Brief Impression of the Futures Forum Closing Conference in The Hague, November 22, 2016. Futures Forum investigates how we will work in ten years time and how this will influen...

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Think Along with CfPB on December 9th and 19th: Defining a Research Agenda for the Work Environment

17 november 2016 | Invitation to join a meeting in which the development and implementation of our research agenda for the upcoming years will be discussed.

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Anniversary Symposium Report

Anniversary Symposium Report

4 november 2016 | Report of the Center for people and Buildings mini-symposium "New work environments, better performance? 15 years back, 15 years forwards."

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Round Table Talk "Successful New Ways of Working for Local Government"

27 october 2016 | Brief report of a round table talk with municipalities about the introduction of New Ways of Working within their organizations.

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CfPB's Contribution to Developing the Governmental Physical Work Environment

CfPB's Contribution to Developing the Governmental Physical Work Environment

28 september 2016 | In recent years, the Center for People and Buildings has been closely involved in the development of guidelines for the accommodations for the Dutch national government. Here yo...

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Does FM Contribute to Happiness in the Nordic Countries?

15 september 2016 | A brief report of some of the highlights of the second Nordic Conference. CfPB was in attendance.

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Working in an Office; "As Bad as Smoking"

11 august 2016 | Brief reflection on the news that working in an office is as bad as smoking

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Great Interest in CfPB Lectures at Design District 2016

Great Interest in CfPB Lectures at Design District 2016

9 june 2016 | CfPB presents recent research results at Design District 2016, the trade fair for interior design in The Netherlands.

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Das Arbeitsplatzspiel

Das Arbeitsplatzspiel

23 may 2016 | The Workplace Game is now available in German! After translating the Workplace Game into English, French and Chinese, we now also have a German version. We developed this brand...

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What distracts us at the office? And what can you do about it?

4 april 2016 | This news item shows what distracts us at the office and what you can do about it.

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Knowledge sharing, social cohesion and work-life balance: the effects of NWoW

31 march 2016 | We asked approximately 1500 employees of various organizations what effects they experience on the knowledge within the team, knowledge sharing with other departments and social bonding and the work-life balance after the introduction of...

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CfPB Benchmark 2016

24 march 2016 | Update of the CfPB Indicator. The Indicator shows how satisfied and dissatisfied employees on average are over the main elements of the work environment.

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Are flexible offices being used more efficiently?

24 march 2016 | Occupancy rates from the Space Utilization Monitor (SUM) were analysed. The occupancy rate of flexible workplaces is higher the the rate of fixed workplaces, but the difference is not very big.

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Implementing innovative workplaces - pay now or pay later

Implementing innovative workplaces - pay now or pay later

9 march 2016 | Discussion of the study "Implementing Innovative Workplaces" from Frank Becker (1994). The study specifically focused on the impact of the process on the side effects of workpla...

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Office housing guidelines for the Dutch central government finalised

Office housing guidelines for the Dutch central government finalised

9 december 2015 | The CfPB supports the Dutch central government with the development and implementation of guidelines for their ministries and other offices. With the completion of the so called...

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Futures Forum study launched

Futures Forum study launched

2 december 2015 | On Thursday November 26 the CfPB and Hospitality Group organized the kickoff meeting of the Futures Forum. The Futures Forum research will map relevant future changes of work a...

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SIG in Geneva wins national innovation award for introducing NWoW

SIG in Geneva wins national innovation award for introducing NWoW

30 november 2015 | The SIG (Services Industriels de Genève) EquiLibre project was named the most innovative project in Switzerland in the Human Resources Management category in the public sector....

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Knowledge workers; what do we know about their productivity?

Knowledge workers; what do we know about their productivity?

22 july 2015 | First interesting results from research of the Center for Evidence-Based Management (CEBMa) on knowledge worker productivity.

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The laboratory work environment: can it be more efficient and more enjoyable?

The laboratory work environment: can it be more efficient and more enjoyable?

23 april 2015 | The CfPB have developed tools to assess the efficient and pleasant use of the laboratory work environment.

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