Articles in this section provide insight into how facility managers can keep on top of what they need to know to sustain their careers.
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
Because analytics empowers energy efficiency, it saves money. Because analytics enables fms to focus on ROI of projects, it can help to increase corporate
How do facilities management professionals prioritize factors when searching for a new
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
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.
Specialized window film can prevent hackers from obtaining "company secrets" through a facility's windows. Government agencies are already using this defense
There are no prerequisites for the HP Principles course—industry professionals of all levels are invited to participate.
TFM Columnist Kevin Folsom provides advice on how to get started in the field of facilities
Is there a place in your facility that you thoroughly appreciate, enjoy, and are altogether proud of? For better or worse, facility managers get to know every square inch of the facilities they