• 1 Aug 2022
    • 249 views

    August 2022 Monthly Feature: Operations & Maintenance

    Operations & maintenance is one of the primary roles of the facility manager, and to be effective, facility managers must have working knowledge of building systems, structure, interiors and exteriors, and grounds. This month's content features insights on building maintenance, HVAC efficiency, preventive maintenance and more. Open Access The Importance of Moving from a Preventive Maintenance Philosophy...
    • 31 Jul 2022
    • 139 views

    ARC Facilities Spotlight - Knowledge transferring, women in facilities, and leveraging mobile solutions in the field

    ARC Facilities has provided the following thought-leadership content and resources. Learn more about managing government funding, mobile facility access, inspiring profiles of women in facilities, and how to effectively transfer knowledge to future-proof through the Great Resignation. Learn more about Arc Facilities Open Access Pandemic Guide to Government Funds The pandemic has driven increased government funding...
    • 1 Jun 2022
    • 427 views

    June 2022 Feature: Real Estate

    Facility managers are expected to manage/oversee real estate as a physical asset designed to support the people who use them. Facility managers need to understand real estate principles and practices so they can contribute information and expertise as they relate to real estate and their relevance to business decisions and strategy. Some of the following features require being logged into the Knowledge Library. ...
    • 23 May 2022
    • 569 views

    Content Spotlight: Kastle Systems provides content to help you keep your facilities safe, secure and return-to-work ready

    Kastle Systems offers insights and thought leadership on leveraging technology and best practices for returning to work, how to ensure occupant safety, how to create personalized experiences for tenants, and more in this featured content collection running until June 4, 2022. Some of the following features require being logged into the Knowledge Library. Open Access Staying Safe in the New Normal As your facility...
    • 1 May 2022
    • 576 views

    Content Spotlight: FM:Systems offers insights on how to best leverage technology to improve the workplace experience.

    FM:Systems great collection of content shows how you can leverage technology, analytics and workplace technology to enhance your facilities and the workspace experience. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access The Digital Workplace Buyer's Guide Looking to purchase new workplace tech? This buyer’s guide breaks down how to find the best possible combination...
    • 26 Apr 2022
    • 512 views

    Content Feature: May 2022 - Technology

    This month's Knowledge Library content feature highlights the topic of technology and how to best leverage it in your facilities. Learn about benefits, trends and implementation guidance. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access How HVAC Digital Twins Optimize Facility Operations Reducing complexity and balancing facility managers’ competing challenges...
    • 13 Apr 2022
    • 400 views

    Content Spotlight: Republic Services offers tips and content to help you celebrate Earth Day 2022

    Celebrate Earth Day 2022 with this collection of checklists, templates, infographics and more from Republic Services. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Case Study: Tank Cleaning in La Porte, TX Check out this case study based on a Republic Services customer experience. A large oil refinery customer needed material removed from their facility's tanks. Republic...
    • 13 Apr 2022
    • 217 views

    April 2022: Government Relations and FM Advocacy

    Advocacy for the facility management profession is more important than ever. With the disruption caused by the pandemic, and the push towards a more sustainable future, facility managers need to actively engage in conversations with policy and lawmakers to help shape the future of FM. This collection of government-related content will help you understand more about IFMA's Advocacy Day, energy policy, how to engage...
    • 12 Apr 2022
    • 481 views

    Content Spotlight: R-Zero provides insights to help enhance the health and safety of your facilities

    This Content Spotlight from R-Zero provides useful tips and insights to better manage the safety and health of your academic facilities. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Case Study: Cornerstone Schools For students across the country, pre-pandemic educational gaps in access, opportunities, achievement, and outcomes felt irreparably widened by the emergence...
    • 23 Mar 2022
    • 456 views

    March 2022 Content Feature: Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability

    As the climate crisis continues to affect the built environment , and our way of life, we must continue to find operational efficiencies like reducing energy consumption and embracing IoT and other intelligent building technologies. This collection focuses on sustainability and environmental stewardship. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access IntenCity, a new net...
    • 7 Feb 2022
    • 558 views

    February 2022 Featured Content: Emergency Preparedness and Business Continuity

    The following features will help you plan better for unexpected emergencies and help you ensure business continuity in your facilities. Learn the basics of business continuity planning, how to mitigate the effects of the pandemic, how to improve your emergency plans, reduce risks and more. Also be sure to get your free copy of IFMA's Pandemic Manual. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge...
    • 24 Jan 2022
    • 660 views

    Content Spotlight: ARC Facilities - Enhance and Improve Your Facilities

    Check out this great content collection from ARC Facilities, where you'll get key insights and best practices on emergency preparedness, information management, adapting to new technology and trends, and more. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. FREE Download: ARC Facilities: Project Closeout Checklist Open Access One Good Turn Deserves Another: Find Shut-offs Fast...
    • 4 Jan 2022
    • 615 views

    January 2022 Content Feature: Performance & Quality

    As we jump into the new year it's the perfect opportunity to review our facility and facility services' performance to ensure we are delivering continual improvement and meeting stakeholder needs and expectations. January features content that focuses on Performance & Quality within your facilities, and offers tips and thought-leadership on how to better integrate quality into FM operations, enhance employee...
    • 2 Dec 2021
    • 460 views

    December 2021 Content Feature: Communications

    We've heard it so many times it's become somewhat of a cliché. But, in our new normal of increased remote and virtual work, we see it's truer than ever: communication is key. Being able to communicate effectively empowers you to manage up and down in your organization, sell your ideas, and maybe most importantly, foster a positive culture that retains and grows its talent. As we say goodbye to 2021...
    • 9 Nov 2021
    • 585 views

    How to Modernize Your Facilities to Make Them More Efficient, Safer and Healthier

    As the world and technology continue to rapidly advance, our facilities must also evolve and adapt to meet new challenges. With increased risks in cybersecurity, advancements in technology and cloud solutions, and more smart technologies that aid in the Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Reducing Infectious Disease Risks with Smart Building Technologies and...
    • 2 Nov 2021
    • 524 views

    November 2021 Feature: Manage Your Projects and Teams More Efficiently and Mitigate Financial Risks

    Facility managers are assigned a myriad of projects, all varying in size, scope, complexity and duration, and usually, come with inherent financial risks. The savvy FM ensures effective project planning, design, execution, and delivery to positively impact the organization's bottom line. Use this month's collection of resources to help you implement project management best practices, avoid common project pitfalls...
    • 8 Oct 2021
    • 743 views

    October 2021 Feature: Leadership and Strategy

    Facility managers must be able to align the facility portfolio with the demand organization’s missions and available resources and be innovative to move forward with their staff and processes to respond to ever-changing requirements. They must lead the facility organization by providing guidance to staff and service providers, and they must influence the decisions and attitudes of the demand organization’s...
    • 10 Sep 2021
    • 990 views

    September 2021 Content Feature: Human Factors

    One of the most important aspect of well-managed facilities is the health, safety and comfort of the people occupying them. It is a core responsibility of the facility manager to cultivate a workplace environment that supports organizational effectiveness while minimizing the risks and liabilities of its occupants. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Recognizing...
    • 10 Sep 2021
    • 894 views

    Content Spotlight: How to create healthier, cleaner, more productive workspaces

    Explore this content collection from Mohawk Group offering detailed case studies on floor installation, white papers on environmental stewardship best practices, and more. Case Studies Case Study: Lehigh Senior High School While working on its renovation project, client Lehigh Senior High School wanted a flooring option that would perform for years to come in one of its highest traffic areas – the cafeteria...
    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 852 views

    10 New Additions to the Knowledge Library

    This fresh, new collection of 10 pieces in our Knowledge Library focuses on a variety of topics that will be beneficial to all facility managers. There is a wide variety of blogs, white papers, articles, and templates covering topics like the hybrid workplace , FM tech tips , building your energy program , and so much more. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access...
    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 1489 views

    August 2021 Content Feature: Emergency Preparedness and Business Continuity

    This month, we want to share a variety of white papers, articles, presentations, etc. on this month's topic of emergency preparedness and business continuity. These 10 pieces will cover topics like active shooter threats, disaster plans, office space security, and more. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Protect People, Not Pests: Hurricane Recovery Tools...
    • 7 Jul 2021
    • 848 views

    4 COVID-19 Resources Every Facility Manager Should Know About

    As we all look at strategies and tactics to return to the workplace, or create hybrid working solutions for our facilities, it's important to have tools and resources that can help you and your employees, staff and tenants transition back into the workplace. This feature highlights some of our most popular COVID-19 content, resources and templates to help you and your facilities resume business and adapt to the "new...
    • 29 Jun 2021
    • 768 views

    July 2021 Content Feature: Finance and Business

    This July, we want to shed light on finance and business. Here are 10 pieces that cover controlling expenses, maintaining the value of your real estate, sustainability on a budget, and much more. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Cut It Out! A Guide for Controlling Expenses Through Environmentally-friendly Practices A guide for controlling expenses through...
    • 9 Jun 2021
    • 850 views

    June 2021 Content Feature: Real Estate and Property Management

    During the month of June, we want to expose you to 11 great pieces that go over the big topic of real estate and property management. These 11 pieces cover things like creating a better workplace, implementing IWMS systems, capital planning, and much more to help you, facility managers, improve in your field. Some of the following features require IFMA Member or Knowledge Pass access. Open Access Creating a workplace...
    • 12 May 2021
    • 786 views

    Happy World FM Day 2021!

    This past year has really spotlighted just how important facility management and facility managers are to improving our quality of life and keeping us safe. IFMA is proud to celebrate World FM Day 2021 today (and for the rest of the week) with facility professionals all around the world this year and we want to thank you for everything you do! Our partners, associate FMs and chapters have come together to provide incredible...