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Keeping up to date on facility management credentials can be a challenge, but these events, Q&A columns, videos, podcasts, webinars, white papers, and case studies are helpful professional development reference tools.

Enhancing Building Performance To Improve Your Bottom Line

Enhancing Building Performance To Improve Your Bottom Line

Learn what Facebook and SAP already know. Get the "Enhancing Building Performance" white paper to learn how everyday facilities professionals are becoming heroes to their...Read More...

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Learn How a Best-Run Company Reduces Energy Consumption and Operating Costs

What can you learn about maximizing energy efficiency from the largest global business software provider?...Read More...

Fine-Tuning Green Building Performance Measurements Using Electric Submeters

Fine-Tuning Green Building Performance Measurements Using Electric Submeters

The level of sophisticated energy profiling needed by high-volume consumers is unobtainable using the standard utility meter found at the facility’s main electrical service entrance. In response to the need for more granularity in terms of the energy intelligence needed to optimize today’s facility operations, electric submeters continue to provide a cost-effective way to help identify literally thousands of...Read More...

Transitioning to LED Lighting Technology: MaxLite Helps Facilities Reduce Lighting Energy

Transitioning to LED Lighting Technology: MaxLite Helps Facilities Reduce Lighting Energy

The Bottom Line — A hypothetical facility switches to LED lighting and saves $216,268 over the lifetime of the LED...Read More...

Defining a Sustainable Roof

Defining a Sustainable Roof

In roofing, what is sustainable? Are we achieving it if we paint our black roofs white to save...Read More...

Webinar – Ergonomics in the Selection of Task Chairs

Webinar – Ergonomics in the Selection of Task Chairs

Watch our webinar on picking an ergonomic...Read More...

New Standard Published For K-12 Information Systems

New Standard Published For K-12 Information Systems

BICSI has announced the approval and publication of its ANSI/BICSI-001-2009, Information Transport Systems Design Standard for K-12 Educational...Read More...

Classroom Design: What Would You Include?

Classroom Design: What Would You Include?

The "2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom" has been...Read More...

Sustainability Demands the Focus of New IFMA Course

Sustainability Demands the Focus of New IFMA Course

"Sustainable FM: A Practitioner's Guide to Greening Your Facility," IFMA's most in-demand session, will assist facility managers lead sustainability efforts and take practical actions to justify their...Read More...

Speakers Announced for 2009 Greater Cincinnati Energy Summit

Speakers Announced for 2009 Greater Cincinnati Energy Summit

Tight budgets, rising energy costs, and efficiency upgrades will be the primary topics of discussion at the 2009 Greater Cincinnati Energy Summit on Tuesday, January 27,...Read More...