web stats


September 13, 2015

John McGee: An IFMA Fellow on Call

by Eileen McMorrow John McGee followed an unusual trajectory to becoming the IFMA Chairman of the Board—he actually joined IFMA for the first time as he […]
August 12, 2015

25 yrs later: How has Americans with Disabilities Act affected FMs?

The Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law 25 years ago this summer by President George H.W. Bush. Comprehensive in scope, intending to protect people […]
August 12, 2015

ASHRAE rebuts original study & NYT story about why women are cold in offices in the summer

ASHRAE scientists are hot under the collar about a study and subsequent New York Times story that ASHRAE says misinterpreted HVAC standards. You may recall this […]
July 3, 2015

Transwestern report: What quantifies cool in real estate & how much do tenants actually care

Transwestern asked its top tenant advisors from across the country, the vast majority of which have been in the business for more than 15 years, for […]
July 3, 2015

ASHRAE releases design guide for Tall, Supertall & Megatall bldgs

Tall buildings challenge the imagination of designers and test the fortitude of engineers. And as they continue to rise in height and in numbers, guidance is […]
June 21, 2015

Best of NeoCon 2015 delivers 88 awards

Eighty-eight awards were distributed in the Best of NeoCon® 2015 competition 
of contract furnishing products during NeoCon® at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. Eight Innovation Awards, […]
June 18, 2015

How are your employees wasting time at work? CareerBuilder survey offers strangest and most common productivity killers

From hiding in the bathroom to testing the powers of hypnosis, some workers will do just about anything to avoid doing actual work while on the […]
May 15, 2015

50 Shades of Flexibility: Planning for training and conference room spaces in the mobile age

by Lisa Mulcahy Undoubtedly, technology and the Internet have made the world smaller, but technology has also tightened the reins on training and conference real estate. […]
May 10, 2015

Study by IBM Institute for Business Value refutes work myths about Millennials

A recent study by the IBM Institute for Business Value examines the differences between Millennial, Gen X and Baby Boomer employees. The study surveyed 1,784 employees […]