IFMA Resources

IFMA is the most direct channel of communication between you and the FM world.

IFMA Insider
A weekly industry news and information resource from the INTERNATIONAL FACILITIES MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION

FM Buyer's Guide
A site for industry professionals to search for products and services.

Facility Management Journal
The Facility Management Journal, a publication of the International Facility Management Association, is published bimonthly (January/February, March/April, May/June, July/August, September/October, November/December). One electronic copy of each issue is supplied to IFMA members.
The monthly publication offers readers information on the development, construction, modernization, management, and operation of commercial and institutional buildings, as well as the products and services needed to support such facilities.

Career Magazine
This web site is a good resource to search for job opportunities or post your Resume. There is even a Job Match agent program that will search for job postings based on the criteria you provide.

Career Resource Center
This is the Web’s Directory of Careers Directory! Includes a listing of the best career web sites, job listings, employer directories, learning resources, references, career services and much more.

Contains several sections that include, Career Development, Forum, Legal Issues, Newsstand, and others. In the Newsstand section you can read online copies of several trade magazines. In the Career Development section you can search for current job openings or search their Resume Base for potential new employees. You can also find a link to online training opportunities, search the Salary Base and Test your Facility IQ. Website for Building Operating Management and Maintenance Solutions Magazines.

Provides useful information to Facility Managers, including: News, Professional Resources, Surveys and Results, Information Exchange, Marketplace, Jobs and Projects. Access is free but you will be asked to register and get a password for some of the sections.

McMorrow Report: Facilities, Real Estate and Outsource Management Trends
McMorrow Report is a strategic trends report and a Web site for corporate, government, educational, institutional and healthcare facilities managers, real estate managers and  outsource service managers. The subscription-based Trend Reports will explore best practices, strategies and case studies in real estate and facilities management with leads  to resources to assist professionals who provide best-in-class services while developing their career. McMorrow Report also explores progressive ideas for  integrating real estate and facilities management with long-term business planning and strategies, while partnering  with IT, HR, and outsource service providers. The open access  Web site offers FREE articles and information; the Trend Report is subscription based.

Tradeline Inc.
Provides leading-edge tools and resources to facilities professionals enabling them to make the critical decisions that shape their organizations. The site has several original features such as industry profiles and reports, benchmarking data, an extensive project database, cost planners, and a “contact the experts” section where consultants and suppliers respond to members’ questions.

US Green Building Council
Our mission is to transform and educate the Southeastern Michigan region design and construction marketplace to integrate and implement sustainable methodologies into the building industry. The USGBC Detroit Regional Chapter Board of Directors meets on the first Thursday of each month from 6 – 8 p.m. and is open to the public.