Spreadsheet Savvy – Strategic Management Hinges on Data Interpretation Canadian Property Management Magazine Getting results in Facilities Management relies on using data and information to make decisions, improve services and reduce costs.
Critical Facilities – Risk Management: The Human Factor Building Operating Management Magazine In critical facilities, failure isn’t an option. Preventing failure means focussing on the most likely issues, the human issues.
Delivering The Message Canadian Property Management Magazine Communication skills improve Facility and Property Managers’ success and improves their image and their company’s image.
Outsourcing Best Practices Canadian Facility Management & Design You don’t have to be a large FM outsourcing company to apply some key techniques to improve your operations and save money.
The Integration Trap Canadian Facility Management & Design Magazine Systems are a key element of efficient and effective operations, providing you with support for your processes and information you can use to manage your responsibilities.
If you are like most Property and Facility Managers, you are inundated with data and information on a daily basis yet not much of it helps you make decisions. The most fundamental problem we all face is having too much data and information because we know that’s a good thing, yet very little of it…
The reality of the Facility and Property Management industry is that most managers and staff have strong technical skills but less experience and training in the management and business skills they need to fully benefit from their technical knowledge, improve their careers and benefit their employers. The need to focus on non-technical aspects of Facility…
I see a trend when talking with senior facility and property professionals about their processes and systems. The trend is a lack of visibility into crucial aspects of their costs and activities. While they may have implemented systems and processes for managing their facilities, visibility into is often lacking. Visibility (in the form of management…
Cleaning is one of the top two services in it’s importance to your occupant’s satisfaction, just behind HVAC,. It can also represent a significant portion of your annual facilities costs. The key to successfully procuring a Janitorial Service Provider is to understand how the business works.
Moves are an important part of facilities management. They support the ever changing operational and structural needs of companies as they adapt to business opportunities and challenges. Supporting your corporation with smooth, efficient moves is critical to ensuring minimal disruption or loss of productivity.