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Once again, this week’s FacilityBlog Friday Funny begs the question, what will they think of next??? Take your office “from boring to bling” with Pimp My Cubicle from Reverend Smoothello G. Debaclous. Recently featured in Newsweek, this additon to the office has been called the ultimate in niche marketing. The product description goes like this: […]


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Once again, this week’s FacilityBlog Friday Funny begs the question, what will they think of next??? Take your office “from boring to bling” with Pimp My Cubicle from Reverend Smoothello G. Debaclous. Recently featured in Newsweek, this additon to the office has been called the ultimate in niche marketing. The product description goes like this: […]

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Latest: Friday Funny: "Pimp My Cubicle" - Once again, this week’s FacilityBlog Friday Funny begs the question, what will they think of next??? Take your office “from boring to bling” with Pimp My Cubicle from Reverend Smoothello G. Debaclous. Recently featured in Newsweek, this additon to the office has been called the ultimate in niche marketing. The product description goes like this: […]

Friday Funny: "Pimp My Cubicle"

Once again, this week's FacilityBlog Friday Funny begs the question, what will they think of next??? Take your office "from boring to bling" with...

Friday Funny: “Pimp My Cubicle”

Once again, this week's FacilityBlog Friday Funny begs the question, what will they think of next??? Take your office "from boring to bling" with...

Sick at work or sick of work?

Last week (Monday, March 27), I shared a BBC news story about a report indicating that sick building syndrome was less about the workplace...

What are you doing next Tuesday night?

If you're in Chicago for The TFM Show, how'd you like to join us for cocktails, dinner, and a presentation honoring Stu Carron, TFM's...

A movie that makes you think: The Corporation

Braindead by Rachel Dilk, clay, paper macheDescription by the artist reads:No one is immune to the effects of the constant barrage of media propaganda...

Best of Show at the TFM Show

Those attending the TFM Show next week will see a variety of interesting products and services for facilities. Among these exhibits are 41 Best...

Solar Measures Added To Software From Sustainable Buildings Industry Council

The Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) has released Version 1.8 of its award-winning ENERGY-10 TM software. The software now includes a tool for building...

Plumbers Union Opposes No-Flush Urinals In Philadelphia High Rise

Last week in Philadelphia, plans for the new Comcast Center to be America's tallest "green" building hit a bump in the road towards LEED...

Today’s Facility Manager…Tomorrow

Where is the facility management profession headed? Will it still be around in five, 10, or 20 years? And if so, what skills and...

Today's Facility Manager…Tomorrow

Where is the facility management profession headed? Will it still be around in five, 10, or 20 years? And if so, what skills and...

Power product selector from Wright Line

Wright Line, a manufacturer of electronic and server enclosures for the data center as well as other furniture for technology-intensive environments, announces a new...

At this time next week…

...we will all be at The TFM Show at Chicago's Navy Pier. If you haven't already registered, I strongly urge you to do so...

Friday Funny: The April Fool’s Day Countdown

As troubleshooters for the workplace, facility managers need to deal with serious issues on a daily basis. When April 1st rolls around each year,...

A picture tells a thousand words

Here are some additional office pranks, captured on film, along with our very own bobble head collection (pictured above).

Getting inspired in the midst of Spring Fever

Finally, here is some great "motivational" thinking, courtesy of despair.com. This is just the tip of the iceberg. Make sure to get over to...

China Outlines Buildings Energy Plan

According to experts, by 2020, China will see the construction of new buildings totaling 30 billion square meters in floor space. The demand to light, heat and cool these buildings on the current energy consumption model would be impossible, they say.

Wausau Paper Featured On TV

Over the next few months, Wausau Paper will be featured on "Business and Beyond," an educational series aired by The Platinum Television Group, a...

First insulation product safe for schools under GREENGUARD

The GREENGUARD Environmental Institute announced that Owens Corning is the first insulation manufacturer to qualify for its GREENGUARD Product Emission Standard for Children and...

IT changes threatening business continuity?

To remain competitive, many businesses are adopting new information technologies and initiatives that depend on power and cooling technology for their reliability and performance....

New U.S. jobs numbers out for manufacturing and service sectors

Overall, U.S. employment growth continued to expand in March for both the manufacturing and service sectors, and hiring expectations for the next 30 days...

Coalition On Mold Information Created

This past January, the Responsible Solutions to Mold Coalition (RSMC) was formed with the goal of providing accurate information on how to prevent mold...

4 Steps To Energy Savings Through Optimized Variable Frequency Drives

ABB Inc., a technology-based provider of power and automation products, systems, solutions, and services located in New Berlin, WI, offers tips to help reduce...

What's your EyeQ?

Studies have found that the majority of people who work at a computer experience some eye or vision problems; the level of discomfort appears...

Sick Building Syndrome…just a matter of stress?

According to a recent news item from the BBC, research printed in the Occupational and Environmental Medicine journal has found that symptoms associated with...

Special Report: The TFM Show Preview

The most prestigious and comprehensive facility management event returns to Chicago.

Professional Development: Image Enhancement Services

Contributor Mike O'Dea feels it is possible to repair damage in order to maintain image and avoid replacement costs.

An Unsafe Attitude Can Lead to Workplace Woes

Self-improvement professionals—from weight-loss experts to exercise gurus to motivational speakers—will tell you that attitude is everything. To make any type of positive change in...

A real WORK of art from Grainger: thousands of new offerings

GRAINGER, sponsor of TFM's 2006 Facility Executive of the Year Award, recently announced the addition of more than 39,000 products to its new...

Friday Funny: Breaking the glass ceiling…in the men's room!

Edge Designs is an all female company that designs interior office space. The firm had a recent opportunity to do an office project in...

Taking A Second Look At Carpet Cleaning

Eric Hsiao, an engineer with Tornado Industries, a cleaning equipment company in Chicago, IL, addresses some traditional carpet cleaning procedures that may need to...

Frost & Sullivan Offers Analysis Of Integrated Facility Management Market

According to analysis by Frost & Sullivan, North American Integrated Facility Management Services Market, environmental concerns among end-users and implementation of new government policies—such...

Frost & Sullivan Offers Analysis Of Integrated Facility Management Market

According to analysis by Frost & Sullivan, North American Integrated Facility Management Services Market, environmental concerns among end-users and implementation of new government policies—such...

BOMA International Adopts Six New Policy Positions

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International recently added six new policy positions to its advocacy agenda. Five of the six new policies...

The ABCs of Business: The Value of Education in the Workplace

Education shouldn't stop once facility managers get the job of their dreams. No matter what position they're in, from intern to president, education should...

How much do you know about global warming?

What is the relationship between the ozone hole and global warming?What the heck is zooxanthellae?To find out the answers to these questions, take the...

FM Frequency: Facilities Manager = Corporate Shrink?

Facilities house a cross section of the population, and for Crane, some occupants are more "high maintenance" than others.

Code Council Foundation donates I-Codes to Louisiana communities ravaged by hurricanes

A donation of code books by the International Code Council Foundation (ICCF) will help local Louisiana governments' efforts to carry out requirements ...

ARI launches Web tool for HVAC performance

The Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI) has launched an online tool enabling contractors and the general public to access important certified product performance information...

Friday Funny: Plumbing Mix-Up Yields Beer

This Friday Funny story appeared in Associated Press news earlier this week... Last weekend in Norway, a woman turned on her kitchen faucet to...

Excess inventory assists in disaster recovery efforts

With the paperwork following the last containers down the road, the Institution Recycling Network has completed 108 facility cleanouts large and small during 2005....

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