FMLink Newsletter — July 31, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — July 31, 2017


5 secrets to snare top talent (Magazines » ISSA Today)
Discover how to create the culture that will have candidates lining up at your door

Eliminating and preventing scale in your cooling water systems (White Papers » Innovative Polymers Pte Ltd)
Chemical-free approach to saving energy and water while reducing scale in cooling water systems

Research results on how maintenance professionals are using CMMS — find out how close your operations come (Surveys and Trends)

Need help knowing where to save energy in your building? Take a look at DOE’s “efficiency expert in a suitcase” (Energy » Products and Services)

If you manage a high-rise building, learn how this NFPA tool can help you assess your building’s risk (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how many of the top 25 tech cities you can name (Surveys and Trends)

The TBL (Triple Bottom Line) of restroom hygiene (Magazines » ISSA Today)
Decisions about the restroom that can affect People, Planet and Profit

Measuring your building’s carbon footprint doesn’t have to be complicated — check out ISO’s simple method (Products and Services » Publications)

What is the next era of human-machine partnerships, and how can FMs prepare for it? See what the experts say in Dell’s new report (Surveys and Trends)

To make sure your lighting systems are being installed to limit their energy losses through Ethernet cables, check out this new NEMA standard (Products and Services » Publications)


Happening this week

Aug 1 – Aug 4 : Campus FM Technology Conference 2017

Posted this week

Sep 30 – Oct 2 : IFMA’s World Workplace 2020: Your Facility Conference and Expo

Oct 15 – Oct 18 : AASHE Conference and Expo 2017 (campus sustainability)

Sep 20 – Sep 22 : International Exhibition and Conference on Building Maintenance and Facilities Management (BMAM Expo Asia 2017); co-located events


If you’re looking for maintenance and operations contractors, find out which ones GSA picked (Contract Awards)

You won’t believe how much federal facilities have saved by reducing water and paper, and recycling electronics (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)

When every second counts…to minimize loss of life and property, learn about video fire detectors (Products and Services » Publications)

a wall of lockers using a networked locking system

NeoCon 2017: If you need to provide secure storage to employees who change workspaces frequently, check out GANTNER’s award-winning, smart networked locking system (Products and Services » Security)

Find out what’s new in security robots, including 360-degree awareness and thermal imaging (Products and Services » Security)

BIFM interactive tool shows you how the FM Professional Standards can help you excel in your FM career (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

Turn your campus into a sustainable financial asset to attract students, faculty and donors — find out how JLL did that for an Ohio university (Contract Awards)

NeoCon 2017: If you need to add a quiet space for phone calls or brainstorming onto your open floor plan, check out this freestanding pod (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)