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New Year’s Resolutions For FMs Of The Future

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It’s time to give up on the diets, the workouts, and the mystery of how you’ll suddenly turn into a Wall Street guru, in favor of making resolutions you can actually fulfill at your facility.


Did You Miss “Cleaner Facilities & Flu Protection” Webinar?

Cleaner Facilities & Flu Protection Webinar.

Join Jeff Dryfhout, AeraMax Professional’s Global Director of Air Treatment, for this video webinar as he discusses the link of clean air to a cleaner facility, the importance of indoor air quality (IAQ), as well as practical solutions for facility managers.


Friday Funny: Every Dog Has Its (Work)Day

Every Dog Has Its (Work)Day

Our normal office crew was increased by four furry friends — Amber, Calvin, Ernie and Molly — as Facility Executive decided to hold its own Take Your Dog To Work Day a few months early.



Workplace Flexibility Increases Job Satisfaction, Reduces Stress

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First ever use of control group to measure effectiveness of workplace flexibility program shows increased job satisfaction, reduced burnout and stress, say U Minnesota and MIT Sloan co-authors.


FM Alert: Impact Of Sit-Stand Equipment On Chronic Low Back Pain

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Low back pain is one of the most common causes of job-related disabilities, influencing employee productivity and ultimately significantly impacting the economic well-being of a business.



Tackling Productivity In The Building Industry

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The National Institute of Building Sciences has developed an infographic to identify the major themes that will help the industry address productivity challenges.



Question of the Week: What Mistakes Are Made During Workplace Violence Training?

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If done poorly, workplace violence training can be intimidating, if not outright frightening. Done correctly, such training can be an empowering tool.