November content spotlight: Project Management

Given the broad range of projects assigned to the facility organization, project management is a core facility management skill. Projects can vary in scope, complexity, duration and financial risk, and can include planning and design, execution, delivery and evaluation. Whether you’re overseeing a new construction, renovation, move or other facility project, this month’s featured content provides expert guidance on honing PM skills.

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Why LEAN is the New Clean White Paper
Learn how to cut costs by as much as 40 percent and improve productivity by 12-52 percent.

FMJ-On Standards 2017
This series presents a road map for implementing a management system standard in your facilities.

Top 5 Missteps in a Workplace 
Avoid these missteps so that facilities can be viewed as a strategic partner that drives change rather than a cost-optimization center.

The Struggle with Projects and Work Orders
Introduce positive change through a robust standardized definition and more efficient request routing.

Raising the Bar 3: From Operational Excellence to Strategic Impact in FM
Learn how FM can build recognition and understanding within the C-suite, among other business leaders and with related infrastructure groups.

Scenario Planning
Learn about the benefits of scenario or situational approaches to management and sustaining business.

Construction Planning Process
A detailed presentation of all stages in the construction planning process.

Architectural Preservation at Boston College Campus: A Systematic Approach
A systematic approach used for architectural preservation at Boston College.

Mike Petrusky Podcasts:

Ep. 4: Workplace Project Management & AEC Insight with Brittanie Campbell-Turner
Ep. 65: Next Generation Facility Management
Ep. 63: Vested Business Model for Highly Collaborative Relationships in FM
Ep. 45: Making RFPs Fun Again! | Innovations from Vik Bangia - Verum Consulting

 

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