IFMA’s FMP Project Management – Kansas City, KS – September 29th-30th

Course Overview: This course is designed to cover Project Management, one of the four modules needed for the FMP designation. Course Duration:  2 days, 8:30 am – 5 pm   Instructor:  John Rimer, CFM, – Founder & President of Facility University (facilityu.com) and FM360 Consulting.  John has over 17 years’ facility management experience in a variety of capacities […]

IFMA’s CFM Exam Prep Course – September 27th – St. Louis, MO

Offered by the St.Louis Chapter of IFMA at little to no cost to IFMA members. Contact FacilityU to learn more and to register.

IFMA’s CFM Exam Prep Course – August 18th – Spokane, WA – For only $159

Offered through Northern Rockies Chapter of IFMA. Click here to learn more. Instructor: John Rimer, CFM

IFMA’s CFM Exam Prep Course – August 6th – Boise, Idaho – For only $59

Offered through Northern Rockies Chapter of IFMA. Click here to learn more. Instructor: John Rimer, CFM

IFMA’s FMP – Project Management – August 11th & 12th in Spokane

Offered through Northern Rockies Chapter of IFMA. Click here to learn more. Instructor: John Rimer, CFM

IFMA’s FMP – Finance & Business Essentials – August 4th & 5th in Boise – Only $395

Offered through Northern Rockies Chapter of IFMA. Click here to learn more. Instructor: John Rimer, CFM

From Boiler Room to Board Room by Brad Howlett, CFM

Let’s face it—the facilities management industry has been undervalued since buildings became more than shells.  While facilities specialists and operators realize this, usually top brass does not.  Buildings are believed to be static, boring, and simple, so why should they pay a business manager to run the facilities department when any ol’ janitor will do? […]

No More Firefighting – Planning for Success with a Capital Replacement Program

  Published in the July/August 2014 issue of IFMA’s Facility Management Journal (FMJ), this article discusses the need for a Capital Replacement Program and provides simple steps on how to implement one.  Follow this link to read more: No More Firefighting Sign-up for the FM360 Newsletter…  

Commissioning & Retro-Commissioning – Helping You Get the Most Out of Your Facilities

Below is a link to the presentation given by John Rimer at IFMA’s 2013 World Workplace in Philadelphia. FM360 – Cx Presentation 2013   For more valuable articles and resources such as this, visit FM360Online.com and sign-up for FM360’s Newsletter.

The Rule of 100/10/1 – Learning to Speak Bean

If the facility management industry is to ever move beyond being seen as just a cost center, then they must learn how to see and convey the impact facility departments have on revenue generation and the bottom line.  There must be a clear understanding of the organization’s financials and how management perceives value.  The facility […]