Breaking Into The Facilities Management Industry

by Tiffany Bloodworth Rivers on October 6, 2014

The facilities management profession is both challenging and rewarding, yet starting on the road to landing your dream job isn’t always crystal clear. What should you major in? Is an advanced degree really necessary? What will your day-to-day be like? We’ve answered all of these questions in our latest infographic. What you can do to break into the FM profession

So You Want To Be A Facilities Manager? Here’s What To Do:

A successful facilities manager is organized, flexible and a natural leader. However there is so much more you can do to help prepare yourself as the ideal candidate. Being willing to educate yourself and understanding how to effectively multi-task are just as important as some of the more common traits FMs possess.

Facilities managers are responsible for finding answers to problems that effect entire organizations. That type of weighted pressure takes focus, and years of practice. However, everyone starts somewhere. 


Tiffany Bloodworth Rivers

Tiffany covers leadership and marketing topics and enjoys learning about how technology shapes our industry. Before iOFFICE, she worked in local news but don't hold that against her.

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