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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Setting Priorities

A brand new facilities manager asks for constructive advice on how to set priorities for ongoing school maintenance and an upcoming renovation... [...]

TFM Columnist Kevin Folsom

Tricks Of The Trade: Disaster Planning

Folsom explains why leadership is among the most important character traits a manager can exhibit when disaster strikes his or her facility. From the June 2013 issue.... [...]

FRIDAY FUNNY: Sweet Spot For Safety Spreads To The Head

With this offering, workers have the option of using a hard hat that not only helps to protect their head, but protects the environment as well. It makes a great snack too! (Only... [...]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Safety Preparedness, Perception Versus Fact?

Natural disasters represent a major safety concern for facility managers and office workers alike, but have businesses been doing enough to prepare for the worst?... [...]

ICC Board Member Robert Drexler (right) testifies before the Committee on Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health on the Safe Housing for Homeless Veterans Act.

ICC Testifies In Support Of Safe Housing For Homeless Veterans

HR 2065 would require homeless veterans’ facilities to be code... [...]

Belcastro

Professional Development: Equipment Leasing

Finding the best financing option begins with asking the right questions. From the June 2013 issue.... [...]

New Research Identifies Trust As A Business Critical Issue

Report identifies the eight drivers of trust and the effects of key external factors on individual well-being and motivation; suggests that employers leverage these drivers to build sustainable high... [...]

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: F200 Ground Fault Equipment Protector from ABB

The two new models are designed to protect equipment against damaging line-to-ground currents by disconnecting all ungrounded conductors of the faulted... [...]

Definitive Guide About “Affordable Care Act” Now Available

"The Business Owner's Guide to The Employer Mandate - Affordable Advice for the Affordable Care Act" outlines exactly what employers need to do to get ready... [...]

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Landscaping Hard Services

A facility management professional in the United Arab Emirates struggles to define hard service landscaping... [...]