The Importance of Indoor Air Quality: How to Optimize Your Facility’s Environment

  The importance of indoor air quality (IAQ) in facility management cannot be overstated. Poor indoor air quality can negatively impact occupant health, comfort, productivity, and well-being. In fact, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air quality can be up to five times worse than outdoor air quality. In this blog, we will […]

7 Essential Steps to Prepare Your Facilities for the Summer

  Are you ready to beat the heat and keep your facilities running smoothly this summer? As the temperatures start to rise, it’s important to ensure that your facilities are prepared for the summer season. From HVAC maintenance to roof inspections and safety examinations, we’ve got you covered. Here are seven essential steps facility managers […]

Top 5 Benefits of Grounds Maintenance for Facilities

  Have you ever walked into a facility and noticed how well-kept the grounds are? A neatly trimmed lawn, pruned shrubs, and colorful flower beds can make a huge difference in the overall appearance of a facility. However, the benefits of grounds maintenance go beyond just aesthetics. In fact, regular grounds maintenance can have a […]

5 Expert Facilities Management Tips to Prepare for Spring

  As the weather warms up and spring is in full bloom, facility managers (FMs) must take the necessary steps to ensure their facilities are ready for the season. There are many tasks that need to be completed in order to ensure that the facility is ready for the influx of visitors and activities that […]

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 […]

ConnexFM 2023: Experience the Largest Show in Facilities Management with NFD

ConnexFM 2023 is an annual event for multi-site facility management professionals of all levels. The event offers valuable networking opportunities, a comprehensive industry exhibition, and informative education and experiential learning sessions that cover key skills, trends, and solutions. Organizations of all types will be able to benefit from the cutting-edge insights gained at ConnexFM 2023, […]

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 […]