As few as 43% of millennials have heard of facilities management, but many do not know what it is. Facility Managers must evolve to attract future talent. Facilities management as a whole faces an unimaginable crisis. The shortage of facilities management talent is starting to come to a head. Facilities Managers are being asked to […]Read More..
The customer experience benefits of the single pane of glass are among the top priorities for modern business owners. The customer experience is everything, and facilities management is the one department that can make or break customer experiences, regardless of how lucrative product and service price points appear. The customer experience (CX) benefits can be […]Read More..
How do you define facilities management metrics? They are data points, reflecting the performance of assets in your organization. Metrics can be created for virtually every process and event, but tracking the right metrics can mean the difference between knowing how to improve operations or becoming overwhelmed with data. To simply the process, Facilities Managers should be […]Read More..
Using the single pane of glass, Facilities Managers can renew visibility and build brand value through comprehensive energy management. Brand value is based on how consumers, employees and other organizations view your organization and its products. In the modern world, watchdog groups and sustainability initiatives expect socially responsible organizations to implement effective energy management programs. […]Read More..
Executives and Facility Manager collaboration is an amazing benefit deriving from customer-focused operations. The world of facilities management is evolving, and more companies are turning to ways to enhance guest experiences to drive business growth and ensure business continuity. While better guest experiences are the key to success in business, it has the added benefit […]Read More..
Analytics can dramatically reduce heating and cooling costs by up to 20 percent. Using an energy management system (EMS) can help commercial buildings achieve up to 20-percent energy savings, reports the US Department of Energy. These systems rely on advanced analytics, and the Smart Energy Analytics Campaign (SEAC), a module of the Better Buildings Initiative, […]Read More..
Global Investor Group has released a new guide to transition management for large-scale, corporate portfolios, and its principles apply to transition management within facilities management departments as well. The guide provides an in-depth look at the top ways Facilities Managers can reduce workload, increase budget adherence, and do more with less while moving to newer, […]Read More..
The C-Suite’s sights have turned to smart building solutions for better capital planning and value creation. Smart building solutions are among the major trending topics in facilities management circles, and the C-Suite has taken an interest in them, explains an IMFA Report. Smart building solutions can dramatically reduce total cost of ownership (TCO), enhance capital planning and increase brand protection. The […]Read More..
Irrational fear resides in the hearts of Facilities Managers considering technology as a whole and smart technology solutions are no exception. Smart technology solutions are the new kid on the block when it comes to facilities management, but this kid is quite popular. In comparison, Facilities Managers continue to look upon smart technology solutions with suspicion and uncertainty. […]Read More..
Visibility in facilities management stimulates value creation and builds C-Suite-Facilities Manager Trust. Take a moment to think about your existing facilities management department. Can you name your top costs? Do you know what equipment is going to need to be repaired or replaced within the next week, month, quarter or year? Is this information readily available […]Read More..