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When the opportunity to transition from maintenance to management presents itself, what steps should a person take to be best prepared?
IFM is a very respected process; its practices and techniques should be learned fully. There is no short cut, and in most cases, an fm is simply passing through in the life of an organization; the person’s legacy is what is left behind for the next generation of career fm. So why isn’t it widely practiced around the world?
Are there any existing studies that examine the issue of vibration analysis? I’m thinking about adopting a program and would appreciate input.
How do facility management professionals address specific landscaping issues that deal with ponds and marshes?
Ideally, I would like to create a central deposit center to manage these systems with easy access. Do you know of a resource that would work with our many different operating systems (building and equipment) and compile this information in a central point for viewing and alarm conditions?
When making a decision regarding faucet selection for his facility, one manager struggles with battery life and maintenance questions. New “Tricks” Columnist Kevin Folsom helps out.