Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. IFMA articles below.
With the occupation set to be recognized by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics beginning in 2018, will the path to a facilities management profession become more defined in the coming years?
IFMA joins facility management advocates around the world in celebrating the publication of a third standard impacting the facility management industry in under six months.
The member-elected executive committee of the International Facility Management Association 2017-18 global board of directors went into effect on July 1st.
The group held its first meeting in Stockholm this week and builds upon IFMA's actions that focus on issues of global facility management.
In honor of World FM Day today, it’s important to take a moment to recognize the important duties and challenges that these men and women undertake each day.
The winners of this year’s Global FM Excellence Awards have been revealed to coincide with today’s international World FM Day 2017.
These voluntary, consensus standards focus on vocabulary for FM and strategic sourcing for facility management professionals.
IFMA has released a how-to guide on green cleaning, the latest update in its series on sustainability for facility managers.
The $1 trillion profession is facing a critical shortage of professionals as career paths in the industry undergo “significant change,” according to a new report from IFMA and RICS.
The recipients of IFMA’s 2016 Awards of Excellence—including the new FM Innovation Award—were announced at the World Workplace Conference & Expo in San Diego last week.
With a focus on global facility management, IFMA's president and CEO, Tony Keane, and RICS' CEO, Sean Tompkins, have released this open letter to the industry.
New research from IFMA and Global FM showcases the factors contributing to the tremendous growth of the facility management profession.
IFMA has released its latest guide in the widely acclaimed series on sustainability for facility managers, “Sustainability How-To Guide: Carbon Footprint.”
Facility management professionals take part in events this week that highlight the profession as well as the impact of FM on building occupants and organizations throughout the world.
The 2016-17 Chair is Maureen Ehrenberg, executive managing director of Integrated Facilities Management, JLL, in Chicago, Illinois. IFMA also welcomes six new board members with a variety of international experience.
The partnership of the International Facility Management Association and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors focuses on supporting the increasingly strategic role of 25 million practitioners around the world.
In Hamilton County, OH, Ralph W. Linne, director of county facilities, tames management tasks with technology and shapes a long-term energy plan.
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.
Facility management (FM) and real estate professionals are playing an increasingly important role in high-level strategic workplace decisions, according to a new survey released by IFMA.
Two inspirational speakers will open and close IFMA's flagship annual event, the World Workplace Conference and Expo held in Denver, Colorado, USA, Oct. 7-9, 2015.
The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has announced the death of its first president and one of its original founders, George Graves, IFMA Fellow.
OSHA has updated instructions for conducting inspections and issuing citations related to worker exposures to tuberculosis in healthcare settings.
The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) recently introduced its 2015-16 board of directors and member-elected executive committee members.
In addition to June 10th, the entire week will be used to recognize World FM Day, providing more opportunities to celebrate the profession formally.
New program will match facility management students with internship opportunities.
This online event will connect job seekers directly with employers who have open facility management (FM) career opportunities.
The Facility Fusion Conference and Expo features workshops, training, and discussions related to the facility management (FM) profession.
IFMA’s “world-class, gold standard” facility management credential program earns ANSI accreditation with seven commendations.
This reference tool not only informs contemporary debates about workplace strategy, it sets the stage for the workplace of the future.
McKee served as the IFMA Foundation's first Corporate Advisor in 2014.
Clark has more than 16 years of business expertise in the areas of operations, IT, strategy, and finance.
Kit Tuveson of Visual Mobile Technologies has been honored with the prestigious IFMA Chairman's Citation Award.
As the number and influence of facility management professionals continue to grow throughout Europe, the EU FM Coalition is poised to become the preeminent public advocacy body for facility management within the Union.
Winners were announced in 18 categories, with judging panels comprised of industry experts evaluating nominees individually and scoring them in a number of specific areas.