Entries by crowdcomfort


Big Data, Big Results

  Regardless of your industry, it’s virtually impossible you haven’t heard someone throw out the phrase “big data” over the past few years. But, truth be told, it’s not the size of the data that really makes a difference—rather, it’s the quality of the analytics. Kristian J. Hammond of Harvard Business Review had this to say: […]

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Smarter Working Conditions for Smarter Facility Managers

  Facility managers’ effectiveness has always been limited to things they hear and see around their buildings—whether first-hand, or through tenants’ reports. But, what about the things they can’t see?   In many cases, invisible issues ultimately end up becoming visible only once they develop into a full-scale problem (such as when a corroding pipe […]


“Pipe Positives” for Colder Days

            It happens: a leak, pipe burst, or something with the plumbing puts a wrench in your perfect building infrastructure. Why is that? Well, it could be that it’s getting cold out, and the pipes have frozen. This can cause cracking, permanent damage, and can evolve into greater building issues. […]