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Facility Management Evolution – Trends, Innovations, and Advancement of the Facility Management Universe. Brought to you by CGP Maintenance & Construction Services, Inc

Facility Management Evolution – Trends, Innovations, and Advancement of the Facility Management Universe. Brought to you by CGP Maintenance & Construction Services, Inc

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United States

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Facility Management Evolution – Trends, Innovations, and Advancement of the Facility Management Universe. Brought to you by CGP Maintenance & Construction Services, Inc

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English


Episodes

Change Management in the Service Industry with Jim Robinson

11/18/2022
Show Notes: (0:43) Introduction to Jim (1:19) Jim’s Management Style (2:39) The Best Approach for Implementing Change (5:07) Balancing Efficiency with Implications (6:30) Ensuring Thorough Communication (8:11) Measuring the Success of Change (10:33) The Importance of Self-Assessment (11:24) Pitfalls to Avoid When Implementing Change (14:18) Learning from Confusion (18:53) Advice to Leaders Implementing Change (20:54) Prioritizing Change (22:38) Handling Employee Resistance as a...

Duration:00:33:16

Exploring FM in Trinidad & Tobago

11/4/2022
Summary This week, host Shawn Black is joined by Randy Olson, the leading design and distribution implementer of the ProFM Credential Program, for another special episode of FM Evolution. Shawn and Randy sat down with Kristed Herbert and Keith Spencer from Cerebrii Solutions Global to discuss FM in Trinidad and Tobago. Cerebrii is a training and consultancy firm based in Trinidad and Tobago specializing in facilities management, project management, and real estate and property management....

Duration:00:39:57

How Leaders Keep Teams Engaged and Optimally Performing

10/28/2022
Summary: On this episode of FM Evolution, host Shawn Black was joined by Jim Robinson, the CEO of CGP Maintenance and Construction Services, as well as an author, speaker, certified business coach, and chairman of a nonprofit. Throughout Jim’s 37 years as CEO of CGP Maintenance and Construction Services, he has garnered extensive experience keeping teams engaged in order to optimize overall performance. In this episode, Shawn and Jim discussed the differences between leading a team versus...

Duration:00:34:28

NFMT Remix Preview 2022

10/21/2022
Summary: On this episode of FM Evolution, host Shawn Black sits down with Randy Olson and Amy Brown. Randy is the leading design and distribution implementer of the ProFM Credential Program, and Amy Brown is the director of events and education at Trade Press Media Group, a business-to-business media company. Throughout the episode, Shawn, Randy, and Amy discuss the upcoming NFMT Remix conference in Las Vegas and what the individuals attending can expect. Thanks for tuning...

Duration:00:32:02

Inspiring Students to Fill the FM Gap

9/23/2022
Summary: On this episode of FM Evolution, hosts Shawn Black and Randy Olson sit down with Jim Zirbel, a chairman at FM Pipeline Team, Inc., an organization that aims to engage, enlighten, and energize the next generation of facility management professionals. Jim's focus is on organizational governance and policy implementation as the FM Pipeline program grows across the United States. Throughout the episode, Shawn, Randy, and Jim discuss the program FM Pipeline offers and the talent gap in...

Duration:00:31:20

The Battle for Authenticity

9/16/2022
Summary: On this episode of FM Evolution, host Shawn Black sits down with Josh Pringle, the executive vice president of CO2Meter, Inc., a business that designs and manufactures scientific devices for gas detection and monitoring. With over twenty-five years of experience, Josh has proven success in operationalizing comprehensive marketing strategies and managing complex initiatives. Throughout the episode, Shawn and Josh discuss the importance of being an authentic leader and how that...

Duration:00:46:05

Creating a Culture of Commitment in Your Business

9/2/2022
Summary: On this episode of FM Evolution, host Shawn Black sits down with Jim Robinson, the CEO of CGP Maintenance and Construction Services, as well as an author, speaker, certified business coach, and chairman of a nonprofit. Throughout Jim’s thirty-seven years as CEO of CGP Maintenance and Construction Services, he has successfully developed a caring culture that encourages open communication and growth. In this episode, Shawn and Jim discuss creating a culture of trust, the importance...

Duration:00:36:09

2022 FM Research Ties Training To Staff Retention

8/5/2022
On this episode of FM Evolution, hosts Shawn Black and Randy Olson were joined by Eileen McMorrow, founder of The McMorrow Reports Facility Management & Design Insights. With thirty-plus years as a journalist covering the facilities management and design industry, Eileen has extensive experience working closely with facility managers, architects, engineers, and building management professionals, helping them with the challenges of maintaining workplaces, optimizing productivity, investment...

Duration:00:35:53

The Importance of Staying Connected with Your Team at Work

7/15/2022
Shownotes: (0:37) Introduction to Jim (2:38) Technologies Influence on Being Disconnected (8:20) Dealing with Remote Teams (11:46) Reconnecting Teams with Each Other (12:53) Disconnection Fatigue (22:10) The Power of Saying No (28:20) Helping Teams Deal with Loneliness (34:55) How to Be More Present (38:34) Expanding Attention Spans (39:55) Closing Thoughts Links: Shawn Black Jim Robinson Quotes: “...Let’s embrace the thing. Everything worth having can be a fight. It’s...

Duration:00:42:10

Surviving the Labor Shortage Using Technology in FM

7/8/2022
Show Notes: (0:39) Introduction to David (1:50) Introduction to ARC (4:53) What AI Is Being Used in FM (6:29) AI in the Next Ten Years (9:38) How Mobile Technology Is Changing FM (12:19) Challenges with Mobile Technology (14:41) Are We Too Reliant on Mobile Technology? (19:06) How Digital Storage Is Impacting FM (22:15) Data Breach Concerns (30:02) Advice to FMs Links: Shawn Black David Trask ARC Quotes: “It’s made our lives a lot easier. I think the challenge though, in...

Duration:00:31:57

Leadership, the Great Results Puzzle with Jim Robinson

7/1/2022
Shownotes: (0:38) Introduction to Jim (2:15) Leaders That Get Results (4:38) What Is Perceived as Equality (9:33) How to Develop Good Listening Skills (11:58) Following Up with Your Team (19:56) Learning from Your Mistakes (27:17) How Your Circles Impact You (32:08) How to Make People Feel Important (38:42) Rewarding the Small Wins Links: Shawn Black Jim Robinson Quotes: “So, I think if you've already started to come into a leadership role, people are starting to gravitate...

Duration:00:42:57

Taking the Fear Out of Capital Planning

6/17/2022
Shownotes: (1:56) Introduction to Randy and Robert (4:26) Starting FM College (6:48) Current Favorite Book (12:44) Definition of Capital Planning (18:39) Why Capital Planning Should Be a Skill Set (23:39) How Does a Capital Plan Work (25:06) Facility Condition Index (27:24) Learning Best Practices for Capital Planning (31:20) Pandemic’s Effect on Capital Planning (35:56) Final Thoughts Links: Shawn Black Randy Olson Robert Blakey FM College Inc. Quotes: “...it’s not...

Duration:00:40:51

Mitigating Risk & Supply Chain Management in FM [Rebroadcast]

6/10/2022
Shownotes: (1:01) Introducing AW Schultz (3:38) What is Visual Management Group? (5:47) What are you reading? (9:38) VMG’s Process to help FMs (12:28) Advance Planning and Scheduling Education (16:49) Challenges in Implementing Change (18:48) All Things Supply Chain Management (21:30) Managing Supply Chain Risk (26:33) Advice to FMs Right Now (27:24) Wrap Up Links: Shawn Black AW Schultz Visual Management Group Books: Four Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss The Checklist...

Duration:00:29:29

Creating a Family-First Culture with Jim Robinson

6/3/2022
Show Notes: (1:56) Creating a Family-First Culture (4:05) Environment for Openness (6:27) Growing as a CEO (8:00) Advice for Creating an Open Door Policy (12:28) Misconception with Family-First Model (15:54) Autonomy in the Family-First Environment (18:25) The Importance of Diversity (21:07) Encouraging Communication (28:53) How Family Culture Impacts Client Engagement Links: Shawn Black Jim Robinson Quotes: “You have to do that in the interview process. You gotta get them...

Duration:00:32:52

Amplifying FM Leadership in Latin America

5/27/2022
Show Notes: (4:24) Introduction to Randy and Tanishka (5:26) Intro to ISO Technical Committee for Facility Management (08:42) Tanishka’s Experience with ISO Committee (13:37) Importance of ISO Standards (14:47) The FM Profession in Latin America (22:17) APAFAM’s Role in Latin America (27:19) FACMAN Latam 2022 Conference (33:54) Closing Thoughts Links: Shawn Black Randy Olson Tanishka McQueen APAFAM Quotes: “It’s so critical to really professionalize and elevate the...

Duration:00:38:15

Understanding How Commitment Will Transform Your Business with Jim Robinson

5/20/2022
Show Notes (0:41) Introducing Jim Robinson (2:14) How Commitment Plays a Role in People’s Happiness at Work (7:33) Keeping Employees Committed to the Mission and Vision (10:06) Building a Culture of Teamwork (17:32) Communicating with Your Team (24:36) How Transparency Affects Your Team’s Commitment (27:20) Work Ethic (33:36) The Importance of Innovation (35:46) Closing Thoughts Links Shawn Black Jim Robinson Quotes “Commitment means it’s a ‘yes’ for me, and until you say...

Duration:00:37:08

How Automation is Changing FM Forever with Jeff Schrantz of Avidbots

5/13/2022
Show Notes: (0:54) Introduction to Jeff (4:28) Driving Factor behind Automation (6:10) Change in Automation (7:33) How Automation Benefits FMs (14:02) Automation Alienating the Human Workforce (19:09) Advice for FMs Implementing Automation (22:22) How FMs Are Trained about Automation (24:45) Best Way for FMs to Roll Out Automation (27:08) How Automation Is Being Used (32:07) Future of Automation Links: Shawn Black Jeff Schrantz Avidbots Quotes: “We’re not looking to...

Duration:00:36:05

Staying Ahead of the Pack in FM with Randy Olson & Krystal Vasquez

4/22/2022
Shownotes: (1:28) Introduction to Randy and Krystal (3:51) Getting into FM - The Career by Accident (8:12) NFMT and Connex (14:26) It’s Not about Us, It’s about Them (17:27) Staying Competitive (23:00) New Data (30:07) Advice for FMs Links: Shawn Black Randy Olson Krystal Vasquez ProFMI Quotes: “...Solving problems and being a liaison between salespeople and operational people that have to deliver solutions is a tremendous role. And you can only do that if you're a leader and...

Duration:00:33:57

Leadership Series with Jim Robinson: Diversity, Empathy, and Imposter Syndrome in the Workplace

4/15/2022
Shownotes: (0:38) Introducing Jim Robinson (1:15) Preparing for Uncertainty in the Marketplace (6:32) Developing Leaders in Your Organization (10:45) The Importance of Diversity in Your Company (15:16) Empathy’s Impact on the Workplace (22:40) Dealing with Imposter Syndrome (28:01) Closing Thoughts Links: Shawn Black Jim Robinson Quotes: “As long as your focus is growing [your employees], they will be able to focus on that. They get scared—you have to make sure you’re [helping...

Duration:00:28:58

How to Keep Your Business from FAILING with Jim Robinson

3/25/2022
Summary: This installation of FM Evolution brings on a familiar face and good friend, Jim Robinson. He is the CEO of CGP Maintenance and Construction Services and wears many hats such as author, business coach, speaker, and chairman of a nonprofit. He is a leader in this industry for facility maintenance. This week we sat down at RFMA to discuss what it takes to keep a business from failing. Thanks for tuning in! Shownotes: (0:42) Introducing Jim Robinson (2:01) Important Actions to...

Duration:00:28:17