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Office, home or hybrid — find out where employees want to work, in this new report

Dealing with erratic occupancy rates? This variable-speed HVAC unit enables remote monitoring — and can automatically adjust output

Stay diligent — the SARS-COV-2 coronavirus can last 10 days longer than the flu on some surfaces

If you manage a plant, find out best practices for energy, water and waste reduction from this DOE report

Hatch Data line graph on US electricity consumption during pandemicWhy is electricity usage rising faster than building occupancy?

Looking for an ergonomic task chair? Here’s a value-priced one for office or home, and one with a secret weapon for protection from germs

If you want to track restroom cleanliness and supply levels — plus send alerts to cleaners and publicly display results — check out this solution

Are cyber and corporate security departments collaborating more? If so, what does it look like?

Detect building issues and hot spots before they cause a problem, with FLIR’s new handheld thermal cameras

What are employees’ top concerns about returning to the workplace, and what might make them consider jumping ship?

If you need to replace your HVAC rooftop unit, Carrier’s quieter variable-speed units offer precise comfort control

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Featured Articles

Surface contamination—How long do viruses and bacteria remain infectious?

The myth of the working manager
How to correctly manage the challenge of being short-staffed

Photography Credit: Blake Marvin PhotographySizing up workplace metrics during COVID-19 – Redefining what to measure and how to measure it
What key workplace metrics should Facility Managers be measuring in a COVID world?

Enter: Humane Brave New World
What the pandemic means to the property industry – what types of change will we need to be prepared for?

Space without boundaries: From reimagining to managing a new way of working
See how the pandemic and working at home will impact where offices will need to change as we navigate the future of the workplace

Challenge accepted: Building new leaders in the virtual workspace
Factors that impact virtual working and the leadership traits needed to make them work

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Tips for getting back to work
How to Safely and Effectively Manage the Return of Your Workforce

Benchmarking for outsourcers, with a focus on best practices

How to prepare for change in an unpredictable business climate
2020 and its pandemic have brought many unforeseen changes to businesses--see how they can plan ahead and get through these changing times

Benchmarking for outsourcers, with a focus on energy consumption

How healthy buildings can help in the fight against COVID-19
What building owners and FMs need to know to make buildings healthy for reopening

Pandemic lessons learned—so far
The pandemic has led to more emergency preparedness plans—see them here

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