Facility Management Articles
Articles in this section provide insight into how facility managers can keep on top of what they need to know to sustain their careers.
REAL STREET Expo Offers CCIM’s CRE CoursesAugust 20th, 2014
Accredited commercial real estate courses from the CCIM Institute will be featured at Group C Media's new REAL STREET Expo, which will take place February 11-12, 2015 at the LVH/Westgate Las Vegas
Facility Management In Space!August 20th, 2014
The Facility Ops Challenge, developed by the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS), Total Learning Research Institute (TLRI), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), empowers students to perform as facility managers responsible for maintaining a virtual base on Mars while learning about building systems and the importance of
Web Exclusive: How To Empower Energy And Facility Managers With AnalyticsAugust 19th, 2014
Because analytics empowers energy efficiency, it saves money. Because analytics enables fms to focus on ROI of projects, it can help to increase corporate
Question Of The Week: Locating Scouting PrioritiesAugust 18th, 2014
How do facilities management professionals prioritize factors when searching for a new
July/August 2014 (Volume 27, Number 6)August 15th, 2014
While the summer months may signify a slower pace for some professions, facility managers keep especially busy with improvements to take them into the harsher months
Tricks Of The Trade: Lighting ROI DiscussionsAugust 14th, 2014
Facility managers must communicate how much money they will save in order to convince top management that these efforts can fund their lighting maintenance in perpetuity.
Company Secrets Going Out the Window?August 14th, 2014
Specialized window film can prevent hackers from obtaining "company secrets" through a facility's windows. Government agencies are already using this defense
New High-Performance Sustainable Building Principles Course Now AvailableAugust 13th, 2014
There are no prerequisites for the HP Principles course—industry professionals of all levels are invited to participate.
Tricks Of The Trade: Getting Up To SpeedAugust 11th, 2014
TFM Columnist Kevin Folsom provides advice on how to get started in the field of facilities