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How to Protect Your Facility from Natural Disaster ‘Hotspots’

 Natural disasters, by their very nature, are difficult to plan for. Over the past year, in addition to the weight of recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, disasters around the Read more

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What Defines "Success" for Safety Personnel?
What Defines “Success” for Safety Personnel?
January 21, 2022
The Safety Justice League is back and refreshed after a much-needed, restful holiday season. Jason squared (Jason Maldonado and Jason Lucas) joined Host Abby Ferri to dive into what success looks like Read more
Driving Automation: Automating Workflows in the Parcel Post and Distribution Fulfillment Industries
January 21, 2022
  Think back to ten years ago when same-day delivery was a rarity; today, nobody bats an eye at its prevalence. Dan VanderAkker, Vice President of Kasa, joined Host Daniel Litwin to explain how workflow Read more
Using Data to Optimize Climate Control in Food Processing Plants
January 20, 2022
  John O’Haver, business development specialist, and Kevin Lockard, national operations manager, both with Polygon US, joined Tyler Kern on Ideal Connections to discuss flat roof drying — a potential Read more
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How to Protect Your Facility from Natural Disaster ‘Hotspots’
July 30, 2021
 Natural disasters, by their very nature, are difficult to plan for. Over the past year, in addition to the weight of recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, disasters around the Read more
Empowering Students to Design Their Own Futures
July 1, 2021
 In moving education forward, how much does the system empower students to become successful citizens? Students should be able to design their own futures, but that takes systemic change. Read more
The Hidden Value of Energy Management Systems
June 11, 2021
Optimally managing the energy of each building is extremely important for every organization. With the majority of energy use going toward HVAC operations, how can facilities Read more
How to Live Up to Value Promises in Partner Relationships
June 2, 2021
Partner relationships make businesses successful, and those trusted partnerships are more necessary than ever in the modern business landscape. But when that partner promises value, can they Read more
Vertical with Vidir: How Vidir Fits into Elias Woodwork’s Manufacturing and Management Strategies
April 29, 2021
If you've tuned in to previous episodes of the Vertical with Vidir podcast, you've learned about the impacts our company has made in the industrial, retail and manufacturing industries. But Read more
Getting the Most Out of Handyman Services in Facilities Management
April 22, 2021
There’s a lot to be said for specialized vendors capable of getting your most specialized, niche equipment back up and running in no time flat – but there are also repairs and maintenance Read more
Get Your Fix: Developing Efficient Cost Management and Containment Strategies
February 26, 2021
  When their facilities are experiencing an issue, most commercial business owners or managers simply hand off the work to the company in charge of managing the building. However, Read more
Get Your Fix: Assembling a Strong Service Provider Network
February 12, 2021
Finding a service provider is never easy. Facilities need someone who will be a partner, will be on site when needed and won’t create any additional headaches. Vixxo not only works with Read more
Wi-Fi 6E Begins Rollout, Ushering in New Functionality
January 12, 2021
Wi-Fi 6E, the biggest upgrade to the technology in decades, is on the horizon. This new era of Wi-Fi technology is possible thanks to an expansion of wireless airwaves for consumer Read more