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FRIDAY FUNNY: Discerning Thievery

FRIDAY FUNNY: Discerning Thievery

Cheesecake and wine were part of one criminal's...Read More...

Twenty-Three Recognized For Energy Work

Twenty-Three Recognized For Energy Work

These industry members' induction into the new Energy Efficiency Hall of Fame was a prelude to the 20th Annual Energy Efficiency...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Rover HVE Extractor From Dri-Eaz

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Rover HVE Extractor From Dri-Eaz

The Rover is designed for water removal after flooding occurs in a...Read More...

Tulsa Chapter of IFMA Takes New Approach to Summer Internship Program

Tulsa Chapter of IFMA Takes New Approach to Summer Internship Program

With the recent economic downturn, the prospect of finding employment this summer presents a challenge for students across the country, including those at Oklahoma State University. To one OSU student’s delight, the Tulsa Chapter of the International Facility Management Association has come to the rescue, offering her an internship with four local businesses whose employees are affiliated with the...Read More...

IFMA's Pandemic i-Session Available On Demand

IFMA's Pandemic i-Session Available On Demand

This i-session helps fms prepare for current and future pandemics by focusing on challenges and priorities. Case studies from the current swine flu pandemic will be used to assist participants with establishing response...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: HBF Textiles For Allsteel

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: HBF Textiles For Allsteel

This is the first partnership for HBF Textiles with any furniture...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Butt I Don't Mean To Offend You; I Just Want To Make You More Aware

FRIDAY FUNNY: Butt I Don't Mean To Offend You; I Just Want To Make You More Aware

After checking out this toilet paper awareness campaign in Copenhagen, I am now convinced that Hamlet wasn't the only Dane off his nut. Brace yourself for this... (Warning: photo is a bit...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Fever Alert

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Fever Alert

This product line from Wahl Instruments is designed to help facility professionals maintain the health of their...Read More...

Ohio's Infrastructure Receives a Grade of C-

Ohio's Infrastructure Receives a Grade of C-

The ASCE Ohio Council estimates that an investment in infrastructure renewal of more than $46 billion is needed over the next five years to address the state's crumbling...Read More...

New Benchmarking Research Shows how Economy, Sustainable Practices Impact Workplace Operations

New Benchmarking Research Shows how Economy, Sustainable Practices Impact Workplace Operations

The International Facility Management Association has released “Operations and Maintenance Benchmarks, Research Report #32,” a study outlining the facility trends affecting workplaces throughout North America. Among the new report’s findings are that the average space per person has risen nearly 40 square feet since 2007 — likely due to recent corporate layoffs — and that companies are adjusting their...Read More...