Blog posts tagged Sustainability

Facility Management Applications Help Boost Customer Service and Satisfaction – FM Executive Survey

Posted on 06/13/2016

Hiring third-party service providers with the right expertise in strategic and tactical facilities management activities has shown the greatest impact in improving customer service, according to a recent survey of Facility Management executives. The survey asked FM executives to share their top challenges around overseeing large campus logistics.

Retail Trends: Digitizing the Storefront

Posted on 06/09/2016

For the retail industry, the storefront has taken on an entirely new meaning.

National Building Safety Month 2016

Posted on 05/31/2016

President Obama recognizes National Building Safety Month, and so do we!

5 Sustainability Questions You Should Be Able to Answer

Posted on 11/02/2015

Implementing sustainability practices into your organization is not only important from an ecological standpoint – it’s increasingly important to stakeholders. You should have clear messaging around your sustainability program to show your professionalism and commitment. We provide five questions around sustainability that you should be able to answer as an organization.

Optimizing the Investment: Supporting Sustainable Facilities

Posted on 08/31/2015

The pressure to incorporate sustainability initiatives is greater than ever before. In order to optimize sustainable capital investments, we offer four important considerations when integrating sustainability goals into the facility capital planning process.

Integrating Sustainability Programs into the Capital Planning Process

Posted on 08/10/2015

With detailed information about the costs and benefits of potential green investments, organizations can effectively evaluate which initiatives will ultimately provide the greatest short- and long-term results. While companies may analyze opportunities to improve building sustainability, ultimately these investments will need to be assessed in relation to other building requirements. In the first post of a two-post series, we address questions to consider when integrating green programs.

Planning for Sustainability

Posted on 07/28/2015

Many potential greening initiatives can compete with other capital and operational investments. Green investments should be evaluated in the context of other building requirements, aligning yourself with the overall business mission. Learn three steps in planning for sustainability initiatives.