Sustainable Facilities Management: How to Create an Energy-Efficient Workplace

  Did you know 90% of executives believe sustainability is important, but only 60% of organizations have sustainability strategies? Sustainability is becoming more and more essential for organizations to stay relevant and competitive in today’s global marketplace. In addition to the environmental benefits, studies show sustainability has also been proven to attract top talent, reduce […]

Sold! How to Take Your Real Estate Facilities Management to the Next Level

  Facility managers (FMs) play an essential role when it comes to managing and optimizing real estate assets in a way that supports the organization’s mission, goals, and strategies. They’re heavily involved in the planning of real estate decisions because they provide stakeholders with the information they need to make high-level decisions. Whether it’s using […]

How to Leverage Flexibility with Tight Deadlines in Facilities Management

  The nature of facilities management is dynamic and ever-changing. Facility managers must be able to easily adapt to meet both organizational needs. However, pivoting at a moment’s notice can be a challenge when there are tight deadlines. While operational efficiency is always a top priority, ensuring an environment that accommodates occupants is the foremost […]

5 Cost Savings Strategies for Facility Management

As a facility manager, you’re responsible for providing the tools and services essential for the upkeep of buildings, infrastructure, or grounds. While ensuring functionality, safety, and sustainability are top priorities, implementing initiatives that can help your organization save on costs is also important. From preventative maintenance to partnering with a self-performing FM provider, here are […]

How to Build Trust in Project Management

  Trust plays a crucial role in building and sustaining strong relationships. It’s the foundation of quality relationships that help teams perform at a high level. Whether it’s within our teams, partners, or stakeholders, trust in facilities management ensures proper organizational functionality and provides a stress-free experience for all parties. When you have trust in […]

How to Ensure the Longevity of Your Systems with a Facility Management Company

Facilities management plays a significant role in the long-term success of an organization. Facility managers (FM) create a functional, safe, efficient, and secure environment that puts an organization in a position to reach its objectives. While they take care of the day-to-day operations, facility managers are also responsible for maintenance and upkeep of critical systems–which […]

Understanding the Real Difference Between Hard and Soft Facilities Management

The nature of facilities and property management is dynamic and ever-changing. Between meeting safety regulations and ensuring systems are functioning at an optimum level, managing a facility is no easy feat. Not to mention that every building, room, and worksite has its own character, quarks, and unique needs. Whether you’re new to facilities management or […]

Top 5 Benefits of Choosing a Self-Performing Facility Management Company

In the world of facilities management, “self-performing” is a term that is commonly misused. Let’s take a minute to talk about what self-performing is and the major differences between it and aggregated services. What does “self-performing” mean? Self-performing facility management companies complete the work themselves with their own staff and technicians. Under a self-performing model, […]

Top 10 Trends in Facility Management

The pandemic has altered the way almost every business operates. From restaurants and retail to office buildings and factories, nearly every industry has undergone a drastic change in day-to-day operations with new safety mandates and public health protocols. These changes have forced organizations to prioritize facilities management solutions that meet consumer expectations and provide a […]