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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.
Air Force Captain Achieves IFMA FirstAugust 14th, 2008
Captain Walter L. Miller becomes first Air Force member to earn
New Research Shows Employers Offering More Amenity OptionsMay 27th, 2008
Companies are offering employees a wider range of amenities than in years past, according to results from a recent International Facility Management Association study. When compared to similar data from 2004,the most common amenities are still break rooms and coffee bars, but employers are increasingly providing Internet cafés, outdoor recreation areas, and employee health facilities as well, according to the