8 Ways to Increase Patient Satisfaction in the Healthcare Industry (and ultimately those HCAHPS scores)!

It's no secret, patient satisfaction and a focus on value-based care is a top priority for hospitals and healthcare organizations nationwide.  HCA...

Reducing Maintenance Costs with Energy Efficiency

Despite the challenges of working with increasing economic restraints, little changes in maintenance and operations can significantly impact the ef...

Smart Building

Smart Buildings Save Energy and Improve Occupant Comfort

Smart Buildings Save Energy and Improve Occupant Comfort Smart technologies can reduce a building's energy use by nearly a fifth and yield addition...

School Hall

5 Tips to Increase School Safety and Security

With the ongoing and growing threats in our nation's schools, it's never been more important to ensure we are prepared for the unthinkable. Althoug...

Save Money

5 Tips to Reduce Operational and Energy Costs Associated with Facilities

With tighter budgets and extra pressure on Facility Managers to cut costs, it’s important to know the no-cost ways of substantially cutting back ...

Internet of Things

The IoT convergence: making buildings more efficient and reliable

Driven by these trends, your facility team may be facing corporate mandates and government regulations aimed at making your building, campus, or plant


The False Choice Between Automation and Jobs

We live in a world where productivity, a key pillar of long-term economic growth, has crumbled. In the United States, Europe, and other...

Solar Competition

Energy Dept. launches $3M solar manufacturing competition

Two days after President Trump slapped a 30 percent tariff on foreign solar panels, Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Wednesday announced a $3 million gr