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TFM Columnist Jim Elledge looks at record retrieval and destruction.

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Tricks Of The Trade: FACTA “Facts”

TFM Columnist Jim Elledge looks at record retrieval and destruction.

Construction finally begins on new World Trade Center in NYC

Work began on this project yesterday (11/3). Read about it on the NYTimes [registration required}.

Benefits of carpet cushion

A new publication, the Summary Report on the Benefits of Bonded Polyurethane Carpet Cushion in the Workplace, released by the Alliance for Flexible Polyurethane...

IREM's latest Income/Expense Analysis

The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) recently published its 2005 Income/Expense Analysis reports for key property sectors that reveal 2004 vs. 2003 operating...

IREM’s latest Income/Expense Analysis

The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) recently published its 2005 Income/Expense Analysis reports for key property sectors that reveal 2004 vs. 2003 operating...

Friday Funny: Who do you call? Tech support or the exterminator?

Now that's a serious printer jam...

Company leaders face greater demands

Pressure on the job may be growing for corporate executives, according to a new survey from Robert Half Management Resources. An overwhelming majority (89%)...

Spike in salaries for architects

According to the 2005 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Compensation Report, average salaries at architecture firms have increased more than 10% between 2002 and...

Web Exclusive: A bridge between government and business

This exclusive article is presented by Michael Chimack, PE, CEM, assistant director of the industrial assessment center at the University of Illinois.What do a...

Worker confidence begins to rebound following difficult summer

U.S. workers regained some of their lost confidence in October as the Hudson Employment Index(SM) climbed 3.7 points to 100.5. After two consecutive months...

Smoking bans hit the pavements

In the state of Washington, tighter anti-smoking laws will be on the ballot for voters next week. If the ban is passed, it...

Clinton Presidential Library Now Offering Green Tours

Do you live in, or around, Little Rock, Arkansas? Planning to visit the city? Those who enjoy "green" facility tours will find an interesting...

FM Issue: Getting A Handle On Energy Costs

What can facility managers do about rising prices? One solution is to purchase their energy with the most cost effective strategy available.

Green Solutions: Energy Performance Contracts & Deferred Maintenance

Faced with tight budgets, the utilities manager at an Illinois public university found these contracts would help further his goal to increase systems efficiency.

FM Issue Web Bonus: Options Can Help To Reduce Energy Costs

As the energy market evolves, so have the options that facilities have to control these costs.

Free flooring tool assists with professional installation

Floorcovering products should be installed with the manufacturer’s recommended adhesive and with the right tools to ensure a professional result. A correctly installed floor...

A facility manager’s dream come true

Ford Motor Co. has tapped into the fantasies of facility managers and will introduce a Ford F-250 Super Duty truck next Tuesday at the...

A facility manager's dream come true

Ford Motor Co. has tapped into the fantasies of facility managers and will introduce a Ford F-250 Super Duty truck next Tuesday at the...

New Product: Web-based safety tool

SFW, LLC, has launched SFW Incident, a Web-based application designed to help organizations identify, investigate, and take action to reduce the risk of liabilities...

Horizon Award nominees for best sports facility

The Horizon Awards Voting Academy released the final nominees vying for top honors at the 2005 Horizon Awards for Sports Business, the nation’s only...

New indicator of future construction activity

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) officially introduced the Architecture Billings Index (ABI), based on the results of a monthly “Work-on-the-Boards” survey of U.S....

Next week at Greenbuild: green rebuilding efforts

The U.S Green Building Council (USGBC), together with the Enterprise Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, the Trust for Public Land and others have announced initiatives...

Nov. 2: Carpet & Rug Annual Conference

Next week, the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) will convene its annual conference at the Northwest Georgia Trade Convention Center. The conference will...

Lifesaving tip: ICE

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is joining with rescue personnel in asking people to program on their cell phones’ address book ...

Friday Funny: The consultant and the shepherd

This classic joke hits especially close to home for any facility manager who relates to the shepherd...A shepherd was tending his flock in a...

Flashback to 1993: Jury finds Port Authority negligent in first WTC bombing

This NYTimes article has the full story. (Registration required for NYTimes access.)

FM software supports Patriot Act certification

FM Solutions has announced that its WorkOasis™ facility management technology platform is fully compliant with the new commercial building regulations for Patriot Act certification....

Languishing over LEED

Alternative sustainable design initiatives for those facility managers reluctant to embrace the USGBC's LEED program. Is it possible for USGBC supporters to ignore this issue?

The rebirth of carpooling

Gas prices have motivated some workers and their employers to consider commuting alternatives. Check out this report from NPR's Morning Edition to find out...

FM Frequency: A Disaster Checklist

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane thinks asking the right questions will help facilities avoid the confusion and destruction just witnessed on the Gulf Coast.

Professional Development: Checkup And Tune-Up

Guest Columnist Michael Redding investigates how to develop a facilities management strategy for the long haul.

Mature employees present opportunities and challenges

The rapidly aging global workforce – caused mainly by the number of retirement-eligible employees continuing to work – is both a challenge and major...

Permanent staff superior to consultants

Hiring managers nationwide believe the quality of their permanent staffs to be significantly higher than the quality of their consulting staffs, according to the...

Facility managers allocating more $ for janitorial services

A slight trend toward increased janitorial budgets is underway in 2005, as facility managers across America acknowledge the importance of effective cleaning for occupant...

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