Workplace Culture

Creating a positive workplace environment is one of the highest priorities for employers. The great resignation has shown us that a positive work environment and work-life balance are at the top of the list for employees and prospective employees. Facility Executive magazine covers all aspects of construction projects, modernization and ongoing operations for commercial buildings and facilities.

The Office Building Of The Future

Did You Miss Our Free “The Office Building Of The Future” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to bring employees back to the office, what the office building of the future looks like, and more.
space utilization

Evaluating Spaces With Intentional Vs. Behavioral Data

Facility executives should understand why actual behavioral data is key to discover how space use will shape the future of work.
Pets in the workplace

Four Tips To Create A Pet-Friendly Workplace

If you’re considering welcoming employees’ furry friends to the office, here are some ideas for making them feel right at home.
Workplace training

OSHA Awards Over $11.7M In Workplace Safety, Health Grants

Harwood grants support workplace health and safety, focusing on targeted training, hazard awareness, and creating safety training programs.
musculoskeletal disorders

MSD Solutions Lab Launches Safety Innovation Challenge

Safety Innovation Challenge is one of several initiatives launching this year by the MSD Solutions Lab to prevent musculoskeletal disorders.
workplace design

4 Supportive Design Strategies To Improve Mental Health In The Workplace

In honor of Suicide Awareness Month, see supportive design tactics that go hand-in hand with improved mental health.
Supply Chain Disruptions

Strategic Sourcing, Innovative Solutions Combat Supply Chain Disruptions

Combat supply chain disruptions by taking a closer look at sourcing solutions, thinking strategically about internal processes, and recognizing what systems to implement to cut profit losses.
Instaworthy offices

The World’s Most Instaworthy Tech HQs

The top 3 most Instagrammable offices in the world belong to leaders in the tech industry, including Facebook (Meta), Alphabet (Google), and Apple.
Hybrid Office Environments

Optimizing Hybrid Office Environments The “Smart” Way

With the adoption of hybrid work, organizations need to rethink how they manage facility operations to prevent major inefficiencies that could impact their bottom line.
International Day of Clean Air

How Clean Is The Indoor Air At Your Workplace?

An International Day of Clean Air survey found only 36% of respondents describe the indoor air at their workplace as "very clean."
digital signage

Embracing Change With New Workplace Experience Technologies

Moving from static to dynamic messaging allows companies to adapt to ever-changing customer and employee needs.
Armstrong World Industries

AWI, Irving Consumer Products Form Sustainability Partnership

Armstrong World Industries and Irving Consumer Products expect to divert more than 3,500 tons of fiber waste annually from landfill disposal.

Keep Employees Safe On The Hottest Days Of The Year

High heat and longer hours put construction workers in increased danger of suffering a heat-related illness or accident while on the job.
Permit to Work system

The Perils Of A Paper Permit System

A Permit to Work system ensures that only qualified people are working on a task, which helps keep everyone in a facility safe.

EW Howell Enhances Two Manhattan K-8 Private Schools

The construction and renovation projects provide these schools with spacious libraries, an enhanced space for athletics, and more.
study

Study Shows North American Offices Are Less Than A Quarter Full

A new report shows that U.S. organizations have the lowest average desk usage in the world, for an average of 1.05 days a week.
The Playground + Conference Center

NYC Building Adds “Playground” To Enhance Employees’ Office Experience

At NYC's iconic Seagram Building, The Playground parallels the new priorities of corporate tenants: To attract and retain the most qualified and talented employees.
Rooftop Beekeeping

The Rooftop Beekeeping Buzz: Why Buildings Are Using Bees To Go Greener

Rooftop-beekeeping can be a simple and tangible way to demonstrate commitment to environmental action, social justice, and good governance.
hybrid work office

Hybrid Work Ignites Flight-to-Quality Trend In U.S. Office Market

By various measures, companies are gravitating to higher-quality offices in response to hybrid work, according to CBRE analysis.
job perks

Is “Hangover Leave” The Latest Job Perk?

The war for talent, the Great Resignation, and the challenge of compensating staff in inflationary times have some employers considering outlandish new perks.

Webinars

Modernize to Digitize

Did You Miss Our “Modernize To Digitize” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to contribute to your facility’s sustainability, resiliency and efficiency, while being customer-centric with speed to resolution.
FCA Data

Did You Miss Our “How To Get More From Your FCA Data” Webinar?

Free video webinar features a dynamic discussion on what the next evolution of facility condition assessments (FCAs) means for facility leaders.
The Office Building Of The Future

Did You Miss Our Free “The Office Building Of The Future” Webinar?

View this free video webinar and learn how to bring employees back to the office, what the office building of the future looks like, and more.

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