Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Engineers articles below.
New Experis Research reveals the results of the talent wars; engineers are still in high demand and can prioritize pay over culture.
Back in August 2008, I posted a collection of engineering jokes which is still one of FacilityBlog's most popular posts to date. Here are some more funny stories and jokes about engineers, planners, project managers, and the rest of the people involved in that world.
Here's a little joke about engineers and HR professionals that may have been bouncing around on the web for some time.
Check out Ravi Fernando, aka "Sir Ravi the Juggler," a Standford University mathematics undergraduate student who can solve a Rubik's Cube while juggling.
Two goofy engineers have their way with some technology and prove that not every field test is a success.
New report examines how budget cuts would put at risk 22,500+ jobs and harm regions with innovative aerospace clusters. (Free download available.)
This feel good story explains how local engineering firms have sponsored reading/mentoring projects as part of the Engineering Better Readers program developed by the Engineers' Leadership Foundation.
The engineering mind is a fascinating thing. When an engineer comes on the scene, the most common objects—a stack of pennies, for instance—can be transformed into just about any architectural masterpiece.
This standard, used traditionally for the construction industry, is expanding to include facility management responsibilities. From the March 2003 issue.