Blog posts tagged Corporate
Posted on 12/13/2016
Hear from Accruent and Cresa on the impact of FASB 842 on leased assets.
Posted on 12/01/2016
As the new FASB regulations roll out, it’s now more important than ever to make the right choice about which software to use to manage your leases. In this blog edition, we will explore some key aspects you should be thinking about (if you aren’t already).
Posted on 11/30/2016
We’re proud to share the news that Accruent has begun operations in our new global headquarters.
Posted on 11/11/2016
Accruent's Capital Planning team will be attending RPIC 2016 in Ottawa!
Posted on 06/01/2016
IFMA members can check out an in-depth article on integrating FM and CP in FMJ Magazine, written by Accruent's own Laura Cook!
Posted on 11/13/2015
Once you're armed with the data you need to assess your portfolio, you can begin to think about how to prioritize your capital projects. But, what is the best way to do this? Learn more in this blog post, which provides insight into what to consider when prioritizing your capital investments.
Posted on 11/10/2015
Whether you manage a hospital or manufacturing facility, it’s important that you prepare for winter weather while ensuring the comfort and safety of those that frequent the location. In this blog post, check out our five tips to ensure you are ready for winter weather at your facility.
Posted on 10/28/2015
Concerns over data security keeping you from moving to the cloud? Join us in our next webinar on Thursday, November 5 to learn how you can keep your data secure in the cloud.
Posted on 10/08/2015
Accruent held its User Forum user conference September 29-October 1 in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia. Attended by nearly 100 users representing several industries we serve, it was an opportunity to share best industry and product practices, as well as make an exciting company announcement.
Posted on 09/07/2015
To celebrate Labor Day, we wanted to share some facility professional organizations that we feel can be helpful to facilities teams looking to improve their processes and learn best practices. The following organizations do a great job facilitating collaboration across networks and offer events for you to connect with peers in person to collaborate and learn more about where facility management is heading.
Posted on 07/22/2015
Join us for our webinar at 1 p.m. CT on Wednesday, July 29 to learn about the key facility data points your team needs to start tracking today.
Posted on 07/15/2015
With buildings consuming 40 percent of the world's electricity, organizations typically have a large energy footprint. By implementing sustainability initiatives across the organization, you have an opportunity to significantly reduce costs and realize other benefits. Learn how you can propose a sustainability initiative that will secure internal buy-in.
Posted on 07/14/2015
Accruent customer Mission Federal Credit Union has transformed its facilities management by using 360Facility. Join us for a free webinar at 1 p.m. CT on Tuesday, July 21, to hear how they leveraged our solution to improve their operations.
Posted on 07/10/2015
Are you in the market for a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS), but unsure of what functionality you need? Check out this list of 10 features that you should include on your CMMS wish list.
Posted on 07/07/2015
Thinking about creating a preventive maintenance program? Interested in improving the one you already have in place? Check out this blog post for our top resources to help you transform your preventive maintenance program for the most gains.
Posted on 07/03/2015
Collecting and analyzing data can transform your maintenance organization. It can reveal gaps in your processes and where you can gain efficiencies, which is always a bonus in a world where we’re focused on doing more with less. In this blog post, learn the five KPIs that you should track.
Posted on 06/23/2015
Have you checked everything off the list for what you need to do to create a successful preventive maintenance (PM) program, but you aren’t seeing any changes in the performance of your equipment? In this blog post, learn what you can do to improve your PM program.
Posted on 06/22/2015
In the world of real estate and facilities, data and analytics can be leveraged in a number of different ways. In this blog post, see how leveraging data and key performance indicators for your assets can drive strategic business decisions.
Posted on 06/19/2015
From analyzing key performance indicators to gathering metrics around various aspects of the organization, reporting has become essential to business operations. The question remains: What do we do with it? Learn how you can transform your data into information to, in turn, transform your business.
Posted on 06/17/2015
Whether you have a distributed portfolio or a small facility management team, vendors can augment your success and ensure that you are quickly responding and completing work orders. In this blog post, learn how you can align your vendors to drive success for your facility and maintenance management team.
Posted on 06/10/2015
In honor of World FM Day, organizations around the globe are focused on bringing awareness to the facility management profession. Here at Accruent, we have put together our own "thank you" to facility managers to celebrate this day.
Posted on 06/02/2015
Summer is here, bringing warmer temperatures and longer days. It can also bring challenges for facility managers, as they transition from wet spring weather to summer's humidity and heat. It’s important to spend some time preparing your facilities for the changing season to ensure everything operates in optimal condition. Are you spending time on these seven summer maintenance activities?
Posted on 05/27/2015
How much time does your team spend on preventive maintenance? It doesn't matter if it's 20 percent of their day or 100 percent of their time; if you aren’t managing your preventive maintenance within the 10 percent rule, it’s likely that your PM program isn’t doing what it should for your assets. Find out how you can implement this in your organization.
Posted on 05/25/2015
Are you part of the 20 percent of companies that don't have an emergency plan in place? Don't fret: we've got three key strategies to developing a comprehensive emergency plan.
Posted on 05/20/2015
Facility management has traditionally been a function that isn’t seen or heard from, unless something goes wrong. Other employees often don’t understand the value that they bring to the organization. Check out these four strategies to see how you can improve your internal customer service.
Posted on 03/30/2015
Repairs eat into your maintenance budget and can drain resources like staff and energy. Finding ways to cut costs is easier said than done for organizations already operating lean; however, even some minor operational changes can significantly impact your maintenance costs. Accruent asks 5 questions that can help your organization start saving money.
Posted on 03/08/2015
As facilities departments become more strategic, their work becomes more dynamic and difficult to manage – particularly if internal service level agreements (SLAs) are not put in place. While you can throw a number out there and see if the team can meet it, strategically defining your SLAs is more effective. Accruent offers 5 questions to ask yourself as you set internal SLAs.
Posted on 03/05/2015
We’re all being asked to do more with less. Facilities capital planners and managers, charged with meeting organizational priorities on lean budgets, must make smarter spending decisions. On Thursday, March 12, Accruent will present a case study describing Baylor University’s capital budgeting process during the webinar, “Creating Objective Capital Budgets: Best Practices for Leveraging Your Capital Dollars.”
Posted on 01/14/2015
“Doing more with less” has become a mantra for a number of companies in today’s market, which can pose a challenge real estate and facilities teams when trying to balance all that needs to get done. In Accruent’s upcoming webinar “5 tips to make your facilities team more efficient,” Accruent’s Product Marketing Manager Lora Mays will discuss how the right strategies can make your team more efficient while helping you maximize the use of your available resources.
Posted on 12/29/2014
A new year is right around the corner, and if you’re like most people, you are already thinking about your resolutions. Of course, they don’t have to be limited to your personal life – setting goals at your job can also make a big difference in how rewarding you make your 2015. Accruent offers the top seven New Year’s resolutions for facility managers to consider.