LFM 020: Steps in Project Management – Part 1

LFM 020: Steps in Project Management – Part 1

This episode of The Learning FM Podcast is Part 1 of a series teaching the Steps in Project Management! As a facility manager, having the ability to manage projects from beginning to end is an invaluable tool that will really make you stand apart from your peers.  We...
An FM’s Guide to Accounting: The Balance Sheet

An FM’s Guide to Accounting: The Balance Sheet

Have you ever looked at an official financial statement from the company you work for?  Did it make sense to you?  If the answer is no or you can’t remember, keep reading.  Continuing on with our FM’s Guide to Accounting series, this week will cover The Balance Sheet....
LFM 019: How to Prioritize Capital Projects

LFM 019: How to Prioritize Capital Projects

This episode of The Learning FM Podcast focuses on how to prioritize capital projects.  It amazes me how many people get wrapped around the smallest of axles when it comes to capital budgets.  There is an absolute process that any FM can and should follow in order to...
Emergency Management

Emergency Management

Emergency Management – Part III of A Safety Program in Facility Management Emergency management is the proactive planning and management of unscheduled events or natural disasters that can impact occupants, operations, or the facilities you manage.  This article...