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Facility Managers Focus on Workforce Gap As Baby Boomer Retirement and COVID Loom

Mind The Workforce Gap After winding down the stairs and weaving through the corridors of a train station in a bustling metropolitan area, one can witness the inner workings of the London Tube. A system of intricate tunnels, operators, maintenance…
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What Is A Work Order, and How Does It Impact Profitability?

If work orders are part of your daily workflow in order to accomplish tasks in your facility, understanding their intent, significance, and use is crucial when the need arises for their use in facility management. According to an article written…
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How To Maintain Facility Standards In A Fast Growth Facility Expansion

Customers Make Consistency in Facilities a High Priority Imagine that you have just ended a long day of travel filled with waiting, sitting, driving, flying  and the ever unwelcome delay or layover. The only thing that held you together at…

4 Facility Management Trends to Look for in the Next Decade

The early 1920’s have often been described as “The Roaring Twenties.” In both the 19th and 20th centuries, these decades brought with them both change and growth. With it came a time that required flexibility and a need for anticipating…
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Maintenance, Miles, and Money: Digital Facility Management in a Franchise Operation

"When I'm working, yes I know I'm gonna be, I'm gonna be the man who's working hard for you...But I would walk 500 miles, And I would walk 500 more Just to be the man who walks a thousand miles, To fall down at your door.” Facility Management,…
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A Digital Tool Belt for Facility Managers

With the advancements in technology and the push to digitize many industries, the tool belt once used by facility managers may physically feel a bit lighter, but the depth of the possibilities in some of the software has many excited about this…
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Timber: How Facility Managers Can Avoid Institutional Knowledge Loss

Travel to the mountains of California or Nevada, and  according to the ‘Encyclopedia Britannica,’ you will find one of the many grand marvels of the world, a Bristlecone Pine Tree. Imagine for a moment witnessing something ‘Britannica’…

5 Facility Management Tips to Stay Ahead of the Curve

In this fast paced and ever changing industry, it can be challenging to know where to begin and what to prioritize. Below is a collection of recommendations from industry experts and sources to help sift through the seemingly surmounting priorities. …
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Can you Cut Costs in Facility Management and Increase Productivity?

Facility Management for CFO's   The Bottom Line of Cost Cutting Controlling costs in facility management has significant impact on the bottom line - both in the short term and long term.  The challenge for CFO and facility management…