Project management is a management strategy in enabling a project to complete on time, within budget, and meeting the required specification. Project management, though is a function of facilities management (FM), it is adopted as a proactive strategy in enabling FM as a value-add function and business advantage to organizations.
By adopting a project-based mindset enables facilities management to continually implement facilities project, as initiators of change in aligning with organization’s change and objectives.
Facilities projects such as refurbishing, relocation, renovations, technological and innovative solutions are opportunities in enhancing the workplace improvement, safety, productivity and contributing to the organization’s bottom-line. Furthermore, facilities project is very visible activities, thus it is important for FM to be equipped with project management capability.
Know that in an organization, the recognition of a department depends on adding value to business.
Together, let’s raise the recognition of facilities management to be a value-add and business advantage to organizations.
TO your FM Success!