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A diverse group of employeesSodexo reveals global workplace trends for 2017 (Surveys and Trends)

BIFM incorporates building information modeling (BIM) into FM Professional Standards (Products and Services » Publications)

Industrial robotics use grows as manufacturers adopt enriched connectivity technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys and Trends)

BSI launches first Kitemark quality certification for balustrades (Products and Services » Publications)

USGBC report reveals venues across globe embracing LEED green building (Surveys and Trends)

Vertiv announces monitoring, autotuning software for data center cooling systems (Products and Services » Software)

ABM, Heller Machine Tools secure largest PACE investment in Michigan (Contract Awards)

LiveWall chosen to enliven exterior of NBA arena in Sacramento (Contract Awards)

BSRIA launches its Blue Book building services databook for 2017 (Products and Services » Publications)

Global contract cleaning services on rise, led by Americas and healthcare, finds report (Surveys and Trends)

ISSA-TV videos cover exercise to release stress, chemistry behind cleaning chemicals (Products and Services » Publications)

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Featured Articles

Lighting methods—What works best for different situations (How To » BOMI International)

Workplace tools that build trust (Magazines » FMJ)
How the FM can become a leader and company facilitator

Research insights on activity-based working (Magazines » FMJ)
Do activity-specific designed places really work?

Looking backward, moving forward: The near future of the workplace (Magazines » FMJ)
What will tomorrow's workplace look like?

Figure 1 – Utility Cost per Area Filters: Type of facility (Manufacturing, continuous operation, >600,000 GSF) Provided courtesy of FM BENCHMARKINGLarge portfolio benchmarking: Utilities (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Reducing emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from building materials (Sustainability » Linnean Solutions)

Crafting alliances: Enabling better CEO decisions in real estate and workplace strategy (Workplace Strategies » WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS)

The Color of Money (Magazines » ISSA Today)
Can the "personality color" of your boss or client can lead to a successful business relationship?

Barriers to group effectiveness (How To » BOMI International)
What managers can do to ensure peak group performance of their staff

XLERATOR hand dryer reduces waste and maintenance costs for Longmeadow High School (Case Studies » Excel Dryer, Inc.)
State-of-the-art high school sends green message to students and saves 96% over paper towels with the XLERATOR

Optimizing your space utilization through benchmarking (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

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