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MOVE MANAGMENT

Move management firms provide planning, scheduling, budgeting, and coordinating for organizations that are moving. These services help minimize (or eliminate) downtime and moving expenses and may also assist the client with move-related personnel, administra- tive, and facility tasks. According to the International Facility Management Association, companies move,

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SIGNS OF THE TIMES

With innovative changes in the way we do business, it is only natural that changes in the workplace would occur too. According to Andrew Laing, a director at DEGW North America, “What’s driving furniture trends is what’s happening with the way that people are working; how they’re

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SOUND MASKING IN OPEN OFFICES

Too much noise in any office can be very distracting to all of the employees. There is nothing worse than being in your office, trying to have a conversation with a client, and the only thing heard is a discussion between your coworkers. The problem with close

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A CAUSE WORTH SINGING ABOUT

A CAUSE WORTH SINGING ABOUT “SINGING FOR THE CURE” is our fund raising singer/song writer event on October 23, 2014 at The Listening Room in downtown Nashville.  This event allows our IFMA, BOMA, IIDA, AIA, CORENET friends and colleagues to show off their creative side in a

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LANDSCAPING: DESIGNING FOR MAINTENANCE

There exists a no more rewarding and aesthetically pleasing sight than that of a well designed landscape. However, executing a design and maintain the grounds can become the bane of the grounds manager’s existence. The key ingredient to a successful landscaped site is forethought and planning. Realistic,

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EMS AWARDED TOP INDUSTRY HONORS

Executive Management Services Awarded Top Industry Honors Indianapolis, Indiana – Executive Management Services, Inc. (“EMS”) has been awarded full recertification by the Cleaning Industry Management Standard (“CIMS”), obtaining both CIMS and CIMS-Green Building status, nationwide. EMS was not only awarded these certifications, but was also given full

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INNOVATIVE CULTURE

Does Your Facility Management Provider Have an Innovative Culture? ll of us have the experience of working in two cultures. In one culture we go to work wearily knowing that our ideas will be dismissed and ignored. In the second, we happily go to work knowing that

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9 STEPS TO MANAGE CHANGE IN FM ORGANIZATIONS

Steps to Manage Change in FM Organization Today’s competitiveness and economic environment call for rapid changes in the FM organizations. Change may be a practical necessity for reasons such as budget cuts through layoffs, changes in policy, hiring process and much else. Unfortunately, changes that are imposed

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SOUNDS BALLPARK TO FEATURE LIVEROOF

By Brianna Crandall, April 20, 2015—Nashville Sounds Minor League Baseball fans will find themselves under a LiveRoof living roof system when they step up to the new concession area for hotdogs and peanuts when the new First Tennessee Park opens on April 17. The green roof is one feature

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