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‘Hospital Of The Future’ Report Urges Major ChangesNovember 20th, 2008
Joint Commission report proposes principles, actions to guide future hospital
One Out of Four Workers Have Encountered Employment DiscriminationNovember 17th, 2008
More than one in four American adults – 27% – say they have encountered employment discrimination, and with unemployment rising and competition in the workplace increasing, it’s getting even tougher to get a job – or get ahead – in today’s market.
Emerging Property Market Downturn Accelerates Except in ChinaNovember 13th, 2008
The property market in China is showing more resilience while India has been hard hit by the global economic
Further Softening in U.S. Warehouse Market During Q3October 30th, 2008
This ongoing notable weakness suggests that the industrial real estate market will continue to be impacted by recessionary
IFMA Names 2008 Awards of Excellence WinnersOctober 24th, 2008
Nineteen awards handed out at concluding ceremony to 2008 World Workplace Conference and
WEIRD WEDNESDAY: 10/16/08 Is National Boss Day (Unless You Work For A “Seagull Manager”)October 15th, 2008
If you are unfortunate enough to be working for a seagull manager, perhaps a copy of this article should find its way onto his or her desk on National Boss’s
IFMA Names 2008 FellowsOctober 8th, 2008
The fellowship program was established in 1992 to recognize members dedicated to IFMA and the facility management
New Report On Workplace Violence Focuses On Role Of Facility ManagersSeptember 30th, 2008
The report was made possible through contributions donated in memory of W. David Beverly, the late husband of Linda Beverly, CAE, IFMA’s vice president of administration. A long-time engineer at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, David Beverly was killed on April 20, 2007, at Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, by a contract engineer who shot him and held another coworker hostage before committing
IFMA Announces New Floor Measurement StandardSeptember 19th, 2008
New standard eliminates overlaps with BOMA and IFMA.