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IFMA Foundation to Award $66,000 in Scholarships at World Workplace 2009

The IFMA Foundation will present $66,000 in scholarships to 27 facility management students during the World Workplace 2009 Conference & Expo, held Oct. 7-9 in Orlando, FL.... ...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: GHG Inventory

Honeywell has introduced a Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory service that measures and provides a comprehensive snapshot of an organization's verifiable GHG... ...Read More...

BOMI And IFMA Foundation Standardize Industry Lingo

BOMI will merge its 343-page Dictionary of the Built Environment, consisting of more than 4,500 terms, with the existing FMpedia, an online glossary for the facility management industry developed by the IFMA... ...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Evac+Chair MK3

The Evac+Chair is designed to transport occupants who need assistance down stairs during an emergency... ...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: German Recycling Gets Creative

The follow images were sent to me by two different people. They illustrate the creative adaptation of objects once they've reached the end of their original useful... ...Read More...

Facility Managers and Workplace Violence Prevention

The recent death of Yale graduate student Annie Le and the subsequent arrest of lab technician Raymond J. Clark III — who is alleged to have murdered her — has thrust the topic of workplace violence back into the national headlines.... ...Read More...

Study Reveals Declines in Health of American Workforce

New data from the Families and Work Institute shows that the health of employed American workers is trending downward in a number of important... ...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Cost Savings Tune Up

An online tool from Kimberly-Clark Professional can help facility managers reduce costs by selecting products that perform better and last... ...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Airport Planning FAIL

Gibraltar Airport is famous for two things: transporting British tourists to and from the Iberian Peninsula and its proximity to the city it serves. While incredibly convenient, this close proximity--less than 1/3 of a mile--creates some major... ...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Ice-Away Snow Melt Mat

As winter approaches, this mat from Cozy Products is designed to protect against slip-and-fall accidents and workman's compensation... ...Read More...