In this first episode of The Learning FM Podcast, Dan tackles the question, “What is Facility Management?”  Facility management, facilities management, or FM, is such an all-encompassing profession that is just gaining traction in many industries.  As our field grows, it’s up to us as facility managers to educate our organizations about the value that we bring.  The built environment requires facility managers to master four knowledge domains: Operations & Maintenance, Project Management, Business Finance, and Leadership.  Dan discusses all of these after he gives a brief background of his experience and qualifications.

What you will learn in Episode 1:

  • Dan’s background and qualifications
  • Definition of facility management
  • An explanation of the four knowledge domains:
    • Operations & Maintenance
    • Project Management
    • Business Finance
    • Leadership

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