Intellis Blog

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How can I improve preventive maintenance for facilities?

How can I improve preventive maintenance for facilities planning? Preventive maintenance is critical for optimal operational conditions for your organization's physical assets. This typically involves regular inspections to detect and correct defaults and repair deficiencies before a breakdown occurs. Here we discuss three tips for improving your organization's preventive maintenance program.

How software simplifies school facilities planning

Here's how software simplifies school facilities planning: K-12 school facility planning is stressful, complex, and time-consuming. Amid the ongoing and evolving COVID-19 pandemic, it is even more challenging.

What are the most common problems in summer facilities management for schools?

What are the most common problems in summer facilities management for schools? School's out for summer! While students are away, the facilities team can take advantage of the lower occupancy and schedule maintenance work to enhance school buildings. In this blog, we discuss the most common problems in summer facility management for schools and how to solve most of these common problems.

Why is accurate reporting important for facilities management?

Why is accurate reporting necessary for facilities management?  Accurate reporting is essential for facilities management and capital planning because it is the most precise way to define the next steps regarding procuring financial, programmatic, and staff resources. Equally important is the practice facility managers present this data.

Why do I need Facilities Management Software for Schools?

Why do I need facilities management software for schools? Facilities management software for schools enables school officials to track and manage building maintenance requirements. It ensures that school infrastructure is working correctly and meeting compliance requirements.  

It's World FM Day!

Happy World FM Day!  

3 Meaningful Insights from IFMA's Facility Fusion Conference

3 Meaningful Insights from IFMA's Facility Fusion Conference One thing is clear: it's an exciting time to be in Facility Management! So let's discuss the most compelling insights from last week's International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Facility Fusion Conference.

Intellis Celebrates Earth Day

What is Earth Day? Earth day is a day to remind everyone how fragile our planet is and to reflect on the importance of protecting it. It is celebrated annually on the 22nd of April and was founded in 1970 by a 25-year-old graduate student, Denis Hayes, who organized the first Earth Day celebration. The success of that event, which brought together 20 million Americans, helped to spark the modern environmental movement. 

What are the trends driving digital transformation right now?

What are the three trends driving digital transformation right now? At Intellis, we keep a keen eye on the technological developments shaping the future of the Facilities Management Industry.

3 things we loved at NFMT

Three things we loved at NFMT The Intellis team is back in NYC after spending time in Baltimore at the National Facility Management and Technology Conference (NFMT)!  It was a pleasure to connect and reconnect with friends and colleagues in Facility Management from across the country. Sharing our passion and enthusiasm for creating more innovative building operations and performance was the highlight.