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Building Operation the Next 100 Years

Forecasting an FM future focused around education and research, improved business processes and better management of new technology, this whitepaper projects key […]

In Demand Facility Management Jobs

This article discusses four in-demand careers in FM, addressing the skills required for each career path and the educational/professional accreditations recommended to […]

FM of the Future

Review a proposal for the future of non-technical FM roles based upon a model that integrates supply chain leadership, proactive top-level communication, […]

Investigating the FM Professional Shortage

This research investigates the importance of creating collegiate programs that focus on training a new generation of FM professionals, suggesting that educators […]

Commentary: Facility Management Accreditation Commission Outcomes

As institutions evaluate the Facility Management Accreditation Commission (FMAC) program’s curricular outcomes and competencies, this commentary offers an assessment example using a […]

Charting a Path Toward IFMA Accreditation in Universities

This paper outlines the steps of various universities as they guide their FM-related programs toward accomplishing the key goals of filling market […]

Redefining FM Education: Preparing the Next Generation of FM Leaders

Discussion of the organizational and leadership components central to the future of the FM profession, uncovering interpersonal and strategic skill gaps in […]

How Academic Trends are Reshaping the Workplace

This presentation analyzes trends in academia that will influence the future workplace, thus affecting talent attraction drivers and influencing best practices for […]

Investigating the Facility Management Professional Shortage

Survey-based research on the importance of creating accredited degree programs that focus on identification of FM recruiting pipelines and training for a […]