FMLink Newsletter — May 13, 2019


How to say no to the boss (Workplace Strategies » Workplace Evolutionaries)
10 tips to navigate C-suite expectations while leading strategic workplace initiatives

datacolor bannerHow this school system got a full return on their flooring investment (Case Studies » Interface)
The custodial staff says their rubber flooring still holds up 12 years later

How does workplace noise impact productivity, and what can mitigate it? See what this Interface study found (Surveys and Trends)

See how digital technology trends are changing how we think about the life cycle of buildings (Surveys and Trends)

Choosing the right IWMS for lease compliance and strategic space management — insights from Verdantix (Surveys and Trends)

Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) rebrand to Connex expands retail, multi-site facilities management reach (Associations and Organizations)


Happening this week

May 15 – May 16 : ASIS 29th New York City Security Conference and Expo (ASIS NYC 2019)

May 15 : World FM Day/Week 2019

Posted this week

Sep 24 – Sep 27 : CMS 19 Berlin: International Trade Fair for Cleaning Systems, Building Management and Services

Oct 23 – Oct 24 : ISSA Cleaning and Hygiene Expo


Facade of science center

If you want to see how cutting-edge building design can lead to lower energy use and costs, look at these award-winning sustainable projects (Developments » Industry Awards)

Want to avoid thermostat wars? Give occupants more control of their workspace environment with this new app (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

Connect your field-service techs to remote experts through Trimble’s mobile AR tool, with real-time video, audio and spatial annotations (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out how Blue Pillar’s integrated IoT network partnerships can lower your energy costs and add flexibility (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Tired of bumping into doors while you’re working? Tolco doorstops grip even large commercial doors, on carpet (Products and Services » Safety and Health)