FM Alert Archives
Held on June 4, 2014, World FM Day aims to raise the profile of the FM profession, not just in local markets, but anywhere facility managers influence the health, safety, productivity, and well-being of people who use the built environment; and that means everywhere.
Businesses of all sizes can benefit by implementing programs that allow professionals to transition into retirement and remain engaged with the firm.
Whether the expenditure is considered routine maintenance or an improvement or betterment will have an impact on tax implications under the new regulations.
Underlying demand for Industrial Services suggests improving industrial growth is on the horizon.
This research report helps to identify the factors driving this market, various restraints, challenges, and opportunities impacting it along with the future roadmaps.
IFMA President and CEO Tony Keane explains, “With the passage of the Federal Building Personnel Training Act, the U.S. federal government acknowledged for the first time in code the critical role of facility management (FM).”
Attendance is free for job seekers and is open to both IFMA members and prospective members.
This guest post comes from Elizabeth Dukes of iOffice, which provides integrated workplace management systems for more than 1,800 clients.
The company now provides a range of facility management services to 17 organizations; represents more than 300 clients throughout the Northeast.
Study from Weber Shandwick indicates that 21% of employees are “employee activists” and 56% of employees actively defend their companies and serve as first responders. Also, employees with socially encouraging employers are significantly more likely to help boost sales than employees whose employers aren’t socially encouraging.