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Key Articles for the Facilities Professional

Week Of 11/27/2022 - 12/3/2022

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WELL v2 Evolves Health and Wellness Total Cost of Ownership: A Different Approach to Asset Management  Fitwel Steps Into the Mainstream Recruiting and Retaining New Hires During the Great Resignation Thermal Distribution Systems: Overcoming Installation Challenges How to Clean a Rooftop Unit Evaporator Coil
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Week Of 11/20/2022 - 11/26/2022

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Designing a Post-COVID Office for the Future  Elevating Exterior Lighting Quality for Design Picking the Right Attachment Depends on Your Equipment What Parts of CMMS Should Managers Prioritize?
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Week Of 11/13/2022 - 11/19/2022

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Lighting the Way to Outdoor Safety Fire and Life Safety Codes Drive Efficiencies Understanding Sustainable Floorcovering Options What Is the WELL Building Standard? Designing Space for Labs in Higher Education Navigating the Challenges that Surround Plumbing How CMMS Modernizes Maintenance Attachments Add Versatility to Equipment Fleets and Staffs
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Week Of 11/6/2022 - 11/12/2022

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Occupants Are Back — Now FMs Need to Keep Them Healthy What Triggers a Fire and Life Safety Code Review? Partnering With ESCOs Can Create Cost Savings 5 Common Winter Roofing Mistakes Improving Accessibility at an 80-year-old High School Plumbing Upgrades Fit for Sustainable Codes Developing Goals within Facilities More Students to Consider Enrolling at Sustainable Universities Managing Rental Equipment Agreements Testing Temperature Controls
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Week Of 10/30/2022 - 11/5/2022

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James Storfer Embraces Facilities Management ESCOs Pave Pathway to Savings How to Create a Healthy Learning Environment Optimizing the Organization: The Role of Systems, Processes and People University of Cincinnati Races to Update Chillers Top Strategies for Rental Success Managing Knowledge Gaps Within Facilities Management
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Week Of 10/23/2022 - 10/29/2022

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How Blockchain Can Improve Real Estate Transactions Improving Safety and Security for Outdoor Spaces on Campus Why Should Facility Managers Care About Health and Wellness? Best Ways to Ventilate Your Building
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Week Of 10/16/2022 - 10/22/2022

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How to Select the Right Boiler or Water Heater System Education Facilities Managers Adapt to Keep Schools Safe Post-Pandemic How to Build Accurate Construction Timelines Green Roofs See Several Benefits Flexible, Creative Designs Emphasized for New-Age Office Furniture How to Boost Commercial Office Value Using Water Features How Technology is Evolving Utility Vehicles How Restrooms Can Accommodate Post-Covid Expectations
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Week Of 10/9/2022 - 10/15/2022

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Solution Center Helps FMs Learn from Peers Pandemic Produces Unprecedented Infection Control Practices Commercial Buildings Can Lead the Way to An All-Electric Future Why Digital Tools are Key in Workforce Development and Retention The Benefits of Blue Roofs 4 Steps to Mitigate Active Shooter Threats SoFi Stadium Uses Sustainable Grounds to Also Be a Year-Round Park San Antonio Government Prioritizes Safety and Security in New Facility Introducing the Next Generation of Electric Utility Vehicles What to Expect from Restrooms Post-Pandemic Supporting Maintenance Beyond Work Orders
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Week Of 10/2/2022 - 10/8/2022

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Asset Management Strategy Puts Dollar Value on Risk Building Electrification Is Reaching Critical Mass in Commercial Facilities Life Time Athletic Club Chain Establishes Energy Efficiency Standards Across its Locations Facilities Professionals Deserve Recognition How Sustainable Initiatives are Changing Grounds Management at University of Michigan ROI: Making the Case for Investments in Maintenance How to Test Your Indoor Air Quality
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Week Of 9/25/2022 - 10/1/2022

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To Address Staffing Challenges, Embrace Diversity How Façade Ordinances Help Protect Aging Building Infrastructure 3 WELL Strategies Focused on Existing Buildings Efficiency and Effectiveness: Know the Difference
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Week Of 9/18/2022 - 9/24/2022

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Staff, Students Rely on Facilities Managers for Building Safety How to Know When Windows Should Be Replaced 3 Strategies for Water-Efficient Restrooms Beyond Efficiency: Understanding the Occupant-Focused Benefits of Daylighting Using the Landscape to Teach About Water Usage DOAS Adds Modern Touch to Classic Office Tower Renovation Next Stage: Electric, Autonomous Machines on Horizon Technology is the Future of Mower Design How to Know When to Recover Vs Replace Your Roof
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Week Of 9/11/2022 - 9/17/2022

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Collaboration Among Managers Keeps Students, Staff Safer What to Look Out for When Upgrading Windows 5 Indications Your Campus Needs a Master Facilities Plan Commercial Lighting Rebates Evolve Promoting Employee Wellness Through Design Putting the ‘MacGyver’ in Maintenance Sustainable Guidelines for Snow and Ice Management Electric Mowing Equipment Comes of Age Repair, Recover or Replace? Making the Smartest Roofing Decision
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Week Of 9/4/2022 - 9/10/2022

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A Grim New Normal: How to Perform Active Shooter Drills Renewable Energy Helps Build Healthy Communities Inflation Reduction Act Expands Energy Efficiency Tax Deductions Searching for Answers? Find them at NFMT Remix Seattle Central College Embraces Sustainability The Manager’s Role in Building Employee Engagement UPMC Mercy Handles Twin HVAC Crises
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Week Of 8/28/2022 - 9/3/2022

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5 Commissioning Questions for Return-to-Office Energy Efficiency How to Address the HVAC Skilled Labor Shortage Regenerative Buildings Represent the Future of Facilities Weighing the Value of EV Charging Stations 
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Week Of 8/21/2022 - 8/27/2022

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Adoption of Electronically Commutated Motor Pumps Increases as Energy Savings Add Up 4 Trends in Commercial Office Leasing How Relative Humidity and Filtration Innovation Produce Good IAQ Cybersecurity Threats Make Their Way Through Facilities Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through Targeted Renovations How to Make Modernization Projects Profitable and Sustainable Top Mowing Strategies for Athletic Fields
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Week Of 8/14/2022 - 8/20/2022

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How LEED Tackles Climate Change Doors are the First Step to Improving Security Within Facilities How Succession Planning Can Help Combat the Great Retirement Incorporating Acoustics Within a Restaurant Setting San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego Stays Cool Motivation and Delegation: Keys to Successful Management Touchless Options to Increase in Restrooms What to Plan for in a Hardscape Design Project How Managers Can Prepare for Wildfire Season How to Extend Roof Coatings to Save Money
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Week Of 8/7/2022 - 8/13/2022

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Define, Measure, Reduce: How Buildings Go Carbon Neutral Doors Open to New Era of Technology, Security Best Way to Achieve Better ROI on Foodservice Acoustics A Manager’s Secret Weapon: Building Automation Systems Facilities Focus on Hygiene in Restroom Upgrades Hardscape Design Requires Collaboration Between All Parties Strategies and Tactics to Maximize Wildfire Protection Does Your Coating Match Your Roof Type?
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Week Of 7/31/2022 - 8/6/2022

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What You Need to Know About Building Performance Standards How to Be Proactive in Solving Staff Shortages Joe Kloeker is the Ultimate Team Player How One Vanderbilt Raised IAQ Standards Why Facilities Need to Prioritize Safety Preparedness Software Builds Base for Facility Efficiency 
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Week Of 7/24/2022 - 7/30/2022

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How to Overcome Disruption in Building Projects Wisconsin City Overcoming Battle with Emerald Ash Borer Look Beyond Copper for Domestic Water Piping Understanding the Financial Benefits of Health and Wellness Strategies How to Spot Troubles in Different Types of Roofs Overcoming Renovation Challenges to Deliver Upgraded Restrooms
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Week Of 7/17/2022 - 7/23/2022

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How to Choose Between Engineering Consultants or Subs for Construction Projects Will the Uvalde School Shooting Change How Schools Facilities Are Built? San Francisco Building Owners Sue City Over Sinking Sidewalks Common Mistakes to Avoid When Using MEWPs UCSF Focuses on Accessibility in Restroom Renovation What to Consider When Training New Employees
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Week Of 7/10/2022 - 7/16/2022

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Prevent Legionella, Improve Efficiency with Smart Water Systems How to Prepare Buildings for the Electric Vehicle Boom Take the Long View on Facilities Maintenance Planning On the Path to Net-Zero Energy How to Maximize Your Investment in MEWPs Enhancing Indoor Air Quality Means Reevaluating Technology Goals to Consider When Relamping Electric Grounds Equipment Sees Sustainable Benefits 4 Steps to Successful Training
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Week Of 7/3/2022 - 7/9/2022

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How Digital Twins Can Create Facility Management Efficiencies The High Price of Rising Building Costs Improving IAQ Does Not Have to Break the Bank Maximizing CMMS Benefits to Benefit Department Performance Strategies and Tactics for Effective Relamping Electric Grounds Equipment Goes Modern How Facilities Managers Have Changed Over the Years
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Week Of 6/26/2022 - 7/2/2022

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How to Improve WiFi at Sports Stadiums Smart Pumps Lead the Way to Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Goals What You Need to Know About Fire Barrier Inspections 4 Tips for Better Maintenance Recordkeeping
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Week Of 6/19/2022 - 6/25/2022

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Construction Defects: What Is Your Legal Recourse? How to Protect Facilities from Losses Due to Wildfires Inside Baseball: Maintenance at an MLB Stadium is a Year-Round Job How to Make Outsourcing Maintenance Work Fall Protection: Safety Strategies and Tactics
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Week Of 6/12/2022 - 6/18/2022

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How Flexible Design Can Improve Resilience in Uncertain Times How Digital Twins Technology Enables Smart Buildings, Smart Cities Storage Woes: Museums Facing Many Challenges 4 Immediate Reasons to Focus on Sustainability 4 Steps to Performing a Successful Energy Assessment Security Window Film Helps Protect Texas Election Office What You Need to Know About Fire Door Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance 5 Steps to Resilience Within Your Organization Bright Ideas: Lighting Retrofit Project Brings Huge Benefits Wood-Burning Boiler Balances Sustainability and Maintenance
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Week Of 6/5/2022 - 6/11/2022

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Smart Bathrooms Gain Traction Post-COVID Peloton Puts Health of Employees First at New Headquarters How Early Occupant Engagement Leads to More Suitable Spaces How to Build a Successful Drain Cleaning Program Which Portable Cooling Unit Is Right for Your Facilities? How to Maximize Infrared Thermography for Top Facility Performance LAX Upgrades Indoor Air Quality with Ultraviolet Light
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Week Of 5/29/2022 - 6/4/2022

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How to Consider Facility Cooling Options How to Team Up with IT for Cybersecurity Improving Long-Term Energy Efficiency with Commissioning Bright New Ideas on Emergency Lighting Understanding the Benefits of Metal in Commercial Buildings How to Clean a Packaged Roof Top Unit How to Take the Long View on Training and Education
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Week Of 5/22/2022 - 5/28/2022

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How to Reimagine Office Spaces Post-Pandemic Understanding Office Conversion Considerations and Strategies Lighting Choices Enhance the Workplace Women in FM Discuss Industry Challenges, Work-Life Balance Safe and Sound: Design Strategies for Secure Student Housing How Can Facility Managers Overcome the Great Resignation? Personal Protective Equipment: How to Select Products That Maximize Worker Safety
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Week Of 5/15/2022 - 5/21/2022

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Smart Spaces Address Facility Managers’ Pain Points Libraries Get Creative to Navigate Pandemic Headwinds New Awards Program Will Recognize Facility Champions As Climate Change Accelerates, So Must Resilience HVAC Industry Has Never Been More Essential Health and Wellness Strategies Complement Resilience, Sustainability How to Mitigate Active Shooters with Crisis Architecture: 8 Principles
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Week Of 5/8/2022 - 5/14/2022

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How Facilities Should Prepare for the Rapid Growth of Electric Vehicles Strategies to Improve Elevator Energy Efficiency For Library Facilities, Health and Wellness Becomes Crucial New York City Requires Resilience for City-Funded Buildings
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Week Of 5/1/2022 - 5/7/2022

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Sustainability Succeeds at Meister Cheese Company Redesign and Gut Rehab Elevates Facility’s Capacity to Serve Building Safety, Sustainability Begin with Improved Building, Energy Codes How to Move Toward All-Electric Buildings
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Week Of 4/24/2022 - 4/30/2022

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The Future of Building Automation Expected to Bring Better Accessibility What’s Old is New Again: Redefining a Small-Town Fire Station How to Solve Facility Challenges Due to Community Growth How Collaborative Contracting Can Lead to Successful Projects Managers Face New Generation of Staffing Challenges Tapping into the Skills and Experience of Older Workers
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Week Of 4/17/2022 - 4/23/2022

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How to Decide Where to Locate Electrical Generators Smart Energy: What Is Your Facility's Climate Contribution? Understanding Integrated Pest Management Strategies and Tactics How to Make Long-Term Boilers and Water Heaters Selections
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Week Of 3/27/2022 - 4/2/2022

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Embrace Change: How to Leave Legacy Systems Behind How to Prepare, Respond and Recover From a Utility Outage High-Performance Exteriors Provide Long-Term Energy Efficiency Understanding How a Packaged Rooftop Unit Works 10 Steps to Creating Proactive Facilities Maintenance  For Construction Projects, Be Sure to Check the Spec Wisconsin Elementary School Achieves Net-Zero Energy
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Week Of 3/20/2022 - 3/26/2022

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Understanding How Building Controls Can Save Energy How to Design the Post-Covid Classroom How to Create a Successful Living Building Challenge Project What to Expect at NFMT 2022 Net Positive Energy: One Facility's Success Story Why a Facility Master Plan Is Crucial to Long-Term Proactive Maintenance Propane's Role in Decarbonization Today and Into the Future
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Week Of 3/13/2022 - 3/19/2022

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All Eyes on Indoor Air Quality as COVID Continues A New Resource to Understanding Advanced Building Controls How to Plan Office Space When Temporary Becomes Permanent How to Build a Long-Term Proactive Maintenance Plan How to Reduce Noise in Open Offices Why Facilities Professionals Should Care About Cleaning Protocols
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Week Of 3/6/2022 - 3/12/2022

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Women Have a Place in Facilities Management Back to Baltimore: Looking Forward to NFMT's Triumphant Return
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Week Of 2/27/2022 - 3/5/2022

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How Will Hybrid Work Affect Office Space Planning? Power Tool Technology Continues to Improve
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Week Of 2/20/2022 - 2/26/2022

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5 Technology Trends That Will Dominate Facility Management in 2022 How Integrated Controls Lead to Energy Savings Top 10 Attributes of Strong Facility Managers Desert Bloom: Sustainability Pays Dividends at UTEP
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Week Of 2/13/2022 - 2/19/2022

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3 Considerations for Switching to an Electric Vehicle Fleet Utility Vehicles Help University Roll On to Greener Grounds How to Keep the Focus on Buildings
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Week Of 2/6/2022 - 2/12/2022

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Green Infrastructure: Popular Examples and Emerging Trends Understanding Water-Conservation Strategies for Reopening Facilities
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Week Of 1/30/2022 - 2/5/2022

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This Is What A LEED Platinum Residence Hall Looks Like How to Maximize Mowing for a Good First Impression How to Choose the Proper Filter for Packaged Rooftop Units
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Week Of 1/23/2022 - 1/29/2022

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How to Create Sustainable, Water Efficient Restrooms 4 HVAC Strategies to Still Protect Against COVID-19 Best Practices for Mission-Critical Infrastructure in Server Rooms and Data Closets Is Your Facility Ready for Winter? How to Implement a Successful Outsourcing Program The Pandemic, Resilience, and Lessons from Healthcare Roofing Projects Face Complex Challenges What You Need to Know About Economizers
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Week Of 1/16/2022 - 1/22/2022

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Access Control: How to Balance Security with Health and Safety Design by Numbers: How Occupancy Affects Space Requirements, Amenities How to Select the Right Cool Roof Pandemic Shines Spotlight on VRF How Electric Vehicles Are Reshaping Facilities Management
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Week Of 1/9/2022 - 1/15/2022

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6 Data Center Questions Can Determine Mission-Critical Needs at Branch Locations How to Use the CRRC Database to Select Cool Roofs and Walls Co-Working At the Mall is the Future for Office Spaces
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Week Of 1/2/2022 - 1/8/2022

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Are You Ready for the Challenges of 2022? How to Choose the Right Process to Upgrade Fire and Life Safety Systems 5 Keys to Revitalizing Campus Heritage in Today’s Moment Strategies for Finding Skilled Maintenance Technicians Technician Retention: Building a Positive Culture
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Week Of 12/26/2021 - 1/1/2022

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How Wellness Initiatives Incorporate Sustainability Facility Management Industry Is Ready for a Return to Normal New Tools Help Simplify The Energy Modeling Process Wildfire Resilience and the Role of Landscapes
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Week Of 12/19/2021 - 12/25/2021

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To Mitigate COVID-19 Risk, Focus on IAQ 5 Innovative Strategies to Consider for the Post-Pandemic Office How Louisiana Facility Managers Pitched In for Hurricane Recovery
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