15 Oct 2021

The year 2020 paved the way to an era of transformational change in the facility management profession. The work of facility managers has evolved from simply managing facilities to creating, implementing, and maintaining organizational and strategic value in facilities; thanks to technology. From solutions that make jobs more fulfilling to innovations that improve personal life to increa...

08 Sep 2021

Whether in Accounting, Medicine, Real Estate or any other profession, people rely on facilities every day to get tasks done without even realizing it. Buildings provide a safe space for families to live and for employees to work. HVAC systems make sure that the inhabitants of a building are comfortable.   Having a good knowledge of how to manage these facilities will help companies an...

04 Aug 2021

Olu’s Facilities Management business was booming and his smile keeps getting wider with each visit to the bank. Still, he had a pounding headache at least twice a week just from trying to locate the right information about the different properties that he was managing. Even though his business is booming, the daily processes have become more complicated as documentation is done manually....

16 Nov 2020

Facilities management is a wide-ranging industry that’s always in demand. So long as shelter remains a basic need of man and businesses, FM will always be relevant – notwithstanding the growth of remote working. What is inevitable is that FM is changing and will continue to change as the dynamics of Real Estate for living, working, and playing change. To therefore continue to be re...

09 Nov 2020

As with most other professions, Facilities Management has also evolved with the new world, occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Across the globe, the repercussions of the health crisis stand as proof of the severity of the pandemic on lives, living, and corporate existence. What are the trends that have emerged since the new normal? How have they impacted FM as a profession and as a ...

02 Sep 2020

As part of our efforts to support the growth of the Facilities Management Profession in Nigeria, Alpha Mead Training Centre (AMTC) wishes to announce that it has added two virtual courses to its bouquet of FM Training courses. The new courses are; Space Consolidation, Transitioning & Planning Post Covid-19 and Techniques for Moving from Paper-based FM records to Computerised Maint...

24 Jul 2020

Facilities Management sits at the center of the workplace, particularly now that the world is experiencing unprecedented health, economic and financial challenges. The past few months have seen the gradual reopening of most economies, and by extension the workplaces, amidst very strict safety and health protocol. The return to the workplace is interestingly throwing a new shade of ...

17 Jun 2020

It is no longer news that the COVID-19 pandemic has compelled many organizations to adjust their ways of working. The adjustment did not just impact business operations, it also impacted employees’ way of life, workplace management, and indeed, the corporate culture of most organizations. As the gradual and phased opening of economies around the world continues, organizations have now...

01 Jun 2020

To support Facilities Management Professionals in the face of changing global environment, Alpha Mead Training Centre (AMTC) has designed an Alumni Community for professionals who have taken any of its training courses over the past 5 years. The alumni community is designed to support its members and ensure they enjoy continued relevance in the FM market as FM professionals will be re...

27 May 2020

Many have argued that the ‘new normal’ occasioned by COVID-19 will equally extend to the workplace. Besides the use of space, one very popular trend and topic on the impact of COVID-19 on the workplace is how it is suddenly fast-forwarding the remote part of the future of work. The future of work is said to be wherever, whenever, and so on. This means that place and time will be secon...