The Last Straw – by Sara Cameron

This week I attended ‘The Last Straw’ event run by Facilities Management Journal in collaboration with IFMA UK and RICS.  Held at RICS HQ in Westminster I walked through quiet streets as Extinction Rebellion’s protests had pedestrianised parts of London.  With over 8 million tons of rubbish entering the world’s oceans each year, it is …

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Signposting YOU! – By Surveyorhood

This week we put out a Twitter call to all land and built environment groups and organisations as we are planning a blog series to celebrate and amplify what you do! We always saw the #surveyorhood as a place to bring people across the industry together and curate our collective voices to inspire, celebrate and …

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Unite for Better – By Vidhya Issac-Langford

A few weeks ago, my friend Natasha Stone, of the #surveyorhood fame, and I were having a conversation about cross-industry collaboration, something we're both passionate about, and how joining forces across the industry can be beneficial to us all. From that discussion stemmed this blog post which I was delighted to be asked to write. …

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Supporting each other – By Joanna Farnsworth

Prologue: When I originally wrote this piece in October last year, we were in the midst of doomsday headlines proclaiming post brexit panic and an industry almost on its knees, here we are weeks away from b-day and what has changed? Very little, except we have grown tired of the scaremongering, have adjusted to the …

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Surveyorhood – why the new name? – By Natasha Stone

Supporting and helping others to be the best they can be has always been close to my heart. It's been something I've naturally done in every job I've had, and I never really gave it a second thought until I came to step out of my comfort zone and re-trained as a Quantity Surveyor into …

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