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“Code Officials: Keeping Fire in its Place” Is Theme For Building Safety Month Week 1

Officials explain how code compliance, working smoke, and carbon monoxide alarms are key to saving...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: What To Do About BYOD?

Now that cellphones have become ubiquitous, employers have started implementing Bring Your Own Device policies in the workplace. This is creating challenges for a facility professional who is seeking feedback from others who have been through the...Read More...

Building Safety Month

President Obama Proclaims May National Building Safety Month

Proclamation recognizes importance of dedicated professionals who keep buildings secure and help maintain a resilient, energy-efficient...Read More...

While Chicago's iconic Marina City Towers are a landmark, beauty is in the eye of the beholder--at least when it comes to garages. (Photo: Wikipedia.)

Friday Funny: How Ugly Is Your Garage?

While every corner of a building isn't necessarily beautiful, that doesn't mean it can't be applauded for what it is...ugly and...Read More...

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Data Center 2025 Report Forecasts Massive Changes To Data Center

Industry projects significant increases in density, cloud adoption and use of solar...Read More...

FM Alert

FM Alert: IFMA Announces First Virtual Career Fair On June 11

Attendance is free for job seekers and is open to both IFMA members and prospective...Read More...

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Grand Canyon Skywalk Litigation Dispute Resolved

The Skywalk, located on the Hualapai Indian Reservation northwest of Kingman, Arizona, was the brainchild of visionary developer, David Jin, who had wanted for decades to develop the West Rim of the Grand...Read More...

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New Study Shows Classroom Design Contributes To College Enrollment Decisions

Students say classrooms are more important than dining halls and fitness facilities, despite trends in university...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: Movable Display Stands

A facility manager overseas is seeking suggestions on where to find movable display stands for television monitors and...Read More...

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Friday (Fitness) Funny: Workers Feel Like Beached Whales, Not Beach Bodies

New CareerBuilder survey reveals who is most likely to gain weight on the...Read More...