Facilities Management

Sections of This Topic Include

Introductory and General
Specific Facilities (signage, computers, etc.)
Setting Up an Office
Telecommuting (working from home)
Inventory Management (this section is in "Operations Management)
Logistics and Transportation Management (this section is in "Operations Management")

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Introductory and General

Designing An Effective Home Office
Designing Your Home Office
What is Asset Management?
Introduction to Property Management

Specific Facilities


Strategic Facility Planning: A White Paper
Facilities Planning (for education; includes generally applicable guidelines)

HVAC Systems

Retrofit HVAC Systems Without Disrupting Occupants
HVAC (Definition)
Types of HVAC Systems


See Setting Up an Office below.


Computer and Network Security
The Use of Computers in Facilities/Installations Planning
Computer Aided Facilities Management

Setting Up An Office

(This section is about setting up office facilities. Information about organizing yourself, your files, paperwork, etc., is included in the topic Organizing Yourself.)
Office Equipment Overview
Office Design, Leasing and Organizing
Organizing Yourself (organizing your office and activities, once the office is set up)
Time Management



Entrepreneur's HomeOfficeMag
Telecommuting Basics for Front Line Staff
The Virtual Workplace: A Reality Now
Telecommuting Checklist and Agreement

General Resources About Telecommuting

Telecommuting Defined
Telecommuting Resources
International Homeworkers Association
Telecommuting Resource Center
List of sites and articles about telecommuting

General Resources About Facilities Management

USArchitecture.com a by the State Directory of Architecture, Engineering and Construction
International Facilities Management Association
Facilities Management News

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