Content related to ‘Facility Management’

Winter Roof Maintenance: Ounce of Prevention Worth Pound of Cure

Winter Roof Maintenance: Ounce of Prevention Worth Pound of Cure

“One ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is certainly the case where a building’s roof is concerned, especially when it comes to being prepared for the harsh winter conditions.



Friday Funny: Late To Work? Blame It On The Napping Bear

Friday Funny: Late To Work? Blame It On The Napping Bear.

Flaming hair, wayward cows, and napping bears are just a few of the bizarre excuses workers have used to explain why they couldn’t get to work on time, according to a new survey from CareerBuilder.


Did You Miss “Facilities Management Challenges And Opportunities In 2016” Webinar?

Facilities Management Challenges And Opportunities In 2016.

Join Ted Ardelean of Canon Business Process Services as he shares FM executives’ insights about the challenges and opportunities they encounter while trying to maintain and improve support services at their facilities.


Waterproof Your Facility: Maintenance And Water Damage Prevention

Waterproof Your Facility: Maintenance and Water Damage Prevention.

In the United States, water damage accounts for a staggering $11 billion of insurance claims each year, and is a cause of trouble for insurance companies and facility managers alike.


Illinois Is USGBC’s Top State For LEED Green Building

Illinois Is USGBC’s Top State For LEED Green Building.

Illinois retained its top national position on USGBC’s annual Top 10 States for LEED list for the third year in a row, with 161 LEED certifications representing 3.43 square feet of certified space per resident.


IFMA Foundation’s Global Workforce Initiative Welcomes First Member

IFMA Foundation's Global Workforce Initiative Welcomes First Member.

The IFMA Foundation has welcomed C&W Services as the first charter member to its Global Workforce Initiative, which seeks to fill the growing facility management and facilities services workforce talent gap.



Question Of The Week: How Can I Address Safety Concerns For Older Workers?

Older Worker.

A facility executive whose organization employs a significant number of older workers wants to know what steps to take to address that population’s specific safety concerns.


Institute for Special Education Gets NY’s First Solar Schools Project

Institute for Special Education Gets NY’s First Solar Schools Project.

The New York Institute for Special Education in the Bronx will be the site of the state’s first solar schools project and will have solar panel arrays installed thanks to a power purchase agreement with SolarCity.