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27 Feb 2018
With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) shortly to come into force, Alexandre Euverte and Noirin McFadden advise businesses on how to ensure compliance.
Claudia Conway, 12 Jul 2017
This year’s packed RICS Diversity and Inclusion Conference in London had Inclusive leadership as its theme, but it could just as easily have been bringing your whole self to work — a phrase echoed throughout the day.
20 Jul 2017
Last year's 'Building Inclusivity' report showed that 85% of respondents think their leadership team take diversity & inclusion in to account when making business decisions. Furthermore, 75% of respondents feel that leaders who have been trained in D&I were more likely to have plans to increase diversity in leadership.
19 Jan 2018
Elina Grigoriou, Design & Sustainability Director of Grigoriou Interiors is taking on an incredible challenge in support of our Pledge150 fundraising campaign. She’s swimming a total of 150 lengths of the Serpertine Lido in Hyde Park throughout the month of January.
05 Dec 2017
RICS Global Director of Business Valuation Steve Choi tells us more about the Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations (CEIV) credential, which aims to instil confidence in the practice of determining fair value in financial reporting.
10 Jul 2017
At our recent Diversity and Inclusion Conference, Global Director for Diversity and Inclusion at Microsoft Roland White challenged our industry to breakdown systemic bias and asked one big question: what can you do differently?
05 Jul 2017
What does Pride mean to our LGBT professionals? During this year's celebrations, we asked for their comments, and here's what they had to say.
13 Jul 2017
Axiare Patrimonio, the first quoted real estate investor in the Iberian Peninsula, becomes the first real estate company in Spain to be regulated by RICS.
03 Oct 2017
Meet Sophia, a 24 year old Commercial Property Manager at ISG, one of the UK’s leading commercial fit out contractors. From Thai and Ethiopian background and raised in South London, she's a co-founding members of CBRE’s Multi-Cultural Network and also sits on the Youth Advisory Board for the British Property Federation. Hear Sophia's story...
19 Aug 2016
One of the most common "returner" mistakes is to launch straight into an unfocused job search; this has the lowest likelihood of success and is more likely to dent fragile self-confidence than get someone back into a satisfying job. Here are some top tips that provide a more productive route back to work.
01 Mar 2015
"When I was asked to be a part of regenerating Sheffield, they simply said: Do for Sheffield what you did for Manchester but without the bomb."
31 Oct 2016
Trainee Quantity Surveyor with Turner and Townsend Joe Chapman always had an interest in the built environment, but it was a business trip to the Philippines in 2014 that opened his eyes to the variety of roles available within the construction industry. Joe tells us about his experiences so far in his own words.
Ursula Hartenberger, 25 Apr 2018
How we are turning SDGs into action.
Abdul Choudhury, 10 Apr 2018
The government has introduced new measures to professionalise the estate agent market, coupled with the same efforts in the managing and letting agents market.
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