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The Critical Role of Succession Planning in Facility Management: How to Develop a Successful Plan

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2023

Planning for the future is just as important as managing the present. This is especially true in the facility management industry, where the success of this crucial function heavily relies on the skills, knowledge, and experience of the professionals who oversee it. However, one aspect often overlooked is succession planning in facility management. As a […]

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Facility Management: The Key to Achieving Net Zero Emission Targets

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Achieving net zero emissions targets is quickly becoming a top priority for many organizations. While there are many approaches to reaching this goal, Facility Management can play a key role in helping the organization to achieve it. In this blog post, we will explore how facility management can help your organization reach its net zero […]

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Member Spotlight – Chris Wilimitis

Friday, June 17th, 2022

  The Biz Community is excited to shine our member spotlight on Chris Wilimitis! Chris has been an active member of the Biz Community for over two years and has helped to enhance the profession by sharing his knowledge and expertise with other members. He is always willing to lend a helping hand, and his […]

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Introducing the Biz Community Member Spotlight

Monday, May 30th, 2022

The IFMA Biz Community is made up of Facility Management professionals from all over the world. The community is highly diverse, with members representing a wide range of businesses, organizations, and countries. Despite this diversity, our members share a common goal: to make the world a better place through their work in Facility Management. The […]

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The 7 C’s of Strategic Thinking for Facility Managers

Wednesday, May 25th, 2022

All too often, Facility Managers find themselves bogged down in the day-to-day details of their job, with little time left over to take a step back and actually be strategic about their work. Yet, being strategic is crucial to the success of any Facility Manager. After all, you are responsible for the management of your […]

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US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention taps IFMA to help reduce Legionella growth and spread in buildings

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has tapped IFMA to help reduce the incidence of Legionella that led to the building-associated Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks CDC investigated from 2000 through 2014. This request underscores the critical role facility management plays in the built environment, with the health and safety of building occupants being […]

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IFMA Statement: US House Passage of Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Following passage of H.R. 4465, the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 by the U.S. House of Representatives, Tony Keane, president and CEO of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) made the following statement: “As the largest property owner in the world, the U.S. government can save billions by reducing waste across its […]

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