FM Frequency Articles

This thought provoking op/ed column takes a humorous look at topics relevant to the many facets of facility management.

FM Frequency: Summer School

FM Frequency: Summer School

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane ponders electricity and...Read More...

FM Frequency: Finding The Glass More Than Half Full

FM Frequency: Finding The Glass More Than Half Full

Crane offers a historical perspective to paint the future of facility management in a positive light....Read More...

FM Frequency: Who Needs An “Expert” Consultant?

FM Frequency: Who Needs An “Expert” Consultant?

There may be times when getting a second opinion makes you look that much better...at least that's what FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane...Read More...

FM Frequency: The Facilities Machine–Master Or Myth?

Urban Legends may (or may not) exist in facilities...Read More...

FM Frequency: Did He Say Pedal Power?!

FM Frequency: Did He Say Pedal Power?!

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane says there are hidden energy savings in every facility...sometimes you just have to look for...Read More...

FM Frequency: Questioning Boston’s “LEED”-ership

FM Frequency: Questioning Boston’s “LEED”-ership

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane wonders if facility managers in Beantown will throw Code 37 requirements into the...Read More...

FM Frequency: Recipe For Success

FM Frequency: Recipe For Success

Think you have what it takes to be a facility manager in today's demanding...Read More...

FM Frequency: Disaster Cometh…Or Not!

FM Frequency: Disaster Cometh…Or Not!

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane proclaims it's the end of the world as we know it,...Read More...

FM Frequency: Lean Or Green?

FM Frequency: Lean Or Green?

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane wonders, do facility managers really have to make a choice when trying to reconcile budgets with sustainability...Read More...

FM Frequency: Bridging The Gap

FM Frequency: Bridging The Gap

Closing the divide between the design process and long-term operations and maintenance is the topic this month from FM Frequency Columnist Jeff...Read More...