FrameMaker is extremely power and a great time saver.
The basic premiss is that one person creates a template (be it Unstructured or Structured) and that individual can use it. Now if a group decides to standardize by using it, that is where the most efficiencies are gained. The more work you put into the template to make it easier to use, the more productivity increases.
With that in mind, I want to show you how easy it is to create templates in FrameMaker. http://tv.adobe.com/watch/tips-and-tricks-for-technical-communicators-to-maximize-productivity/create-custom-master-pages-with-framemaker-10/