Energy Department and National Institute of Building Sciences Release Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines.
This online event will connect job seekers directly with employers who have open facility management (FM) career opportunities.
OSHA and the National Center for Transgender Equality form an alliance to protect the safety and health of transgender workers.
The new energy legislation, which was passed at the end of April 2015, will have an impact on commercial buildings; it will also affect hvac systems and water heaters.
Researchers advise managers to be wary of employees who express perfectionism as one of their strengths.
Convenience and bin size are keys to establishing improved results of recycling in the workplace.
Code compliance, working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and escape plans are keys to saving lives.
Organizations must break their recessionary mentality in order to drive objectives forward.
Making friends on the job can make the difference for unhappy workers. It can be good for business too.
Some fms may opt to keep waiting for a crystal ball that can predict equipment failures; the more realistic among them will instead opt for the crystal clear visibility into energy consumption.
As the U.S. continues its recovery and budgets are refreshed, tracking the retrofit and new build markets will remain an important metric for growth opportunity, especially as energy efficiency recommendations continue to evolve.
When bearing degradation is attributed to VFD operation, what preventive maintenance options do facility managers have?
Joel S. Spira, a prodigious innovator, invented the first solid state electronic dimmer and founded and built Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. into a global company selling a wide array of lighting controls, passed away at his home on April 8, 2015, at age 88.
Some interview questions seem inappropriate because they are. Others, however, seem inappropriate because they are unfamiliar.
Cyber security attacks can be more dynamic, changing rapidly and targeting with greater efficiency.
The theme for the facility management event this year, which will be observed on June 10, 2015, is "Building Resilience for the Future."
New NIOSH Report Recommends All Workplaces Be Tobacco Free | Includes E-Cigarettes In Suggested Smoking Ban
The latest recommendations also include removing exposures to e-cigarettes in the workplace.
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has updated and released two documents specific to aluminum.
Together, CBRE and GWS will manage nearly five billion square feet of real estate and corporate facilities globally.
State requirements for workers' compensation insurance vary widely; it is up to facility managers to keep on top of these requirements to minimize risk for employers.
AISC is launching a "Steel Selfie" Instagram contest for industry professionals and college students. Prizes will be awarded each month.
Millennials identify working with advanced technology and getting exposure to innovation as key factors they look for when choosing a career. Facility management might provide just the right mix of challenges.