Magazine Articles

Since 1988, Today’s Facility Manager (formerly Business Interiors) has been covering the key disciplines of facility management in print. This area of the site is where all magazine articles are archived.

FM Frequency: Business 101

FM Frequency: Business 101

Crane's goal this month is to seek out and apply successful strategies....Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Energy Management 101

Services & Maintenance: Energy Management 101

Cutting Costs At Large Corporate...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Facility Technology Convergence

The Facility Technologist: Facility Technology Convergence

The rise of the building super...Read More...

FM Frequency: On Outsourcing—Do We Sink, Or Do We Swim?

FM Frequency: On Outsourcing—Do We Sink, Or Do We Swim?

While Crane admits outsourcing is a reality, he acknowledges there are ways to embrace it and at the same time advance your...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Part II – Special Needs For IT Spaces

The Facility Technologist: Part II – Special Needs For IT Spaces

Critical equipment must be handled with care....Read More...

FM Frequency: An Update On This Fantastic Journey

FM Frequency: An Update On This Fantastic Journey

An adventure outside of the comfort zone inspires Crane to respond to his own 12-step program....Read More...

Professional Development: Dial “M” For Facility Management Advice

Professional Development: Dial “M” For Facility Management Advice

Guest Columnist Stormy Friday reviews organizational issues facility professionals should...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Information Technology Spaces – Planning For Special Needs

The Facility Technologist: Information Technology Spaces – Planning For Special Needs

Don't expect others to create safe havens for the technology that keeps your company running....Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Janitorial Service Providers

Services & Maintenance: Janitorial Service Providers

Selecting a cleaning contractor goes well beyond creating a spotless...Read More...

FM Frequency: Baptism By Ice Storm

FM Frequency: Baptism By Ice Storm

Memories of snowy childhood winters give Crane new respect for those professionals in charge with keeping people safe, informed, and productive....Read More...