This thought provoking op/ed column takes a humorous look at topics relevant to the many facets of facility management.
For facility management professionals, establishing a protocol for breastfeeding in the workplace presents its share of very practical challenges. An amendment to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires workplaces to provide reasonable accommodations for nursing
In the second part of this examination, Carpenter breaks down the realities of finding the right player for the cleaning game in your
In part one of this series, Carpenter explains how providing janitorial services to facilities can be a truly thankless task, but it doesn't have to
Keeping vital information up to date may seem like a tedious task, but it's one of the most essential aspects of successful
When working with a multi-generational staff, facility managers must understand why employees behave in certain
Carpenter makes reference to a classic 1956 Gregory Peck film to illustrate the facility professional's struggle with
Think it's impossible to justify your own salary by scrimping and saving? FM Frequency Columnist Charles Carpenter suggests you think
Columnist Carpenter makes the humorous—yet credible—case for facility management doppelgängers.
It doesn't take all that much effort for the proactive facility manager to benefit from—rather than panic at the thought of—an OSHA