What’s your IEQ? 6 ways to IMMEDIATELY improve indoor environmental quality

Posted on December 7th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

Indoor. Environmental. Quality. Buildings do not exist simply as shelter and storage, we believe they exist to provide a functional, healthy, and productive space to building users. Do you agree? We hope so. The question we want you to consider as you read on is how important is IEQ to the success of your business? And is […]

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NEW PLATFORM: ONE SOURCE to Use Salesforce for Customer Service, Contractor, and Work Order Management

Posted on November 30th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

Wallingford, Conn. November 30, 2018 – ONE SOURCE has made the strategic decision to transition its customer service, contractor and work order management platform to Salesforce, the world’s leading customer relationship management (CRM) platform. Salesforce’s cloud-based platform will be customized to suit the unique ONE SOURCE business service delivery model and will become the Company’s […]

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Standard Operating Procedures for On-Demand Work Order Requests

Posted on November 30th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

In this blog series, we’re focusing on the topic of creating and maintaining STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOP’s) related to facilities management. Each week we will cover a different area that will all come together to help build and create a full operations manual. Establish Standard Operating Procedures for On-Demand Work Order Requests and communicate the […]

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Thankful Thursday Rundown

Posted on November 22nd, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

In the spirit of THANKS & GIVING, our team shared a few things they are thankful for. Follow along on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for a #thankfulthursday post every week through the end of 2018!

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Creating and Maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

Posted on November 16th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

In this blog series, we’re focusing on the topic of creating and maintaining STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOP’s) related to facilities management. Each week we will cover a different area that will all come together to help build and create a full standard operating procedures manual. As a facility manager, clear communication is ESSENTIAL. Contractors, facility […]

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Contractor Network: Cost vs. Quality

Posted on November 9th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

  Our business thrives because of the breadth and quality of our contractor network. There’s been a lot of conversation lately surrounding cost and quality of contractor work – and it’s an important one. Let’s be honest, if you have a good relationship with your contractors – and you treat them well – you will […]

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LED Lighting Upgrade Case Study

Posted on November 5th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

ONE SOURCE Companies provides outsourced facility management to LIMRA and recognized the opportunity for cost savings in their energy bill based on an assessment of their lighting system. ONE SOURCE teamed up with Greenleaf Energy Solutions to provide LIMRA with a new energy efficient lighting system at their 67,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters. Greenleaf Energy Solutions […]

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GATEWAY TO THE FUTURE: A Day for Vision

Posted on October 24th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

October 18, 2018 The ONE SOURCE Team ventured into the rolling hills of Litchfield County, CT for an off-site corporate retreat at the enchanting Grace Mayflower Inn and Spa. We were in the woods and out of our element. It was the perfect venue for a day of reflection, assessment, and strategic planning. Dr. Helen […]

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6 Challenges of Multi-Site Maintenance Management

Posted on October 19th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

We believe that the priority as a facility manager is building occupant health, safety, comfort, and overall well-being. If you take care of the building and all its systems, the occupants will thrive. This becomes increasingly challenging to manage when you have multiple buildings that are geographically dispersed across a region. If you are in […]

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Contractor Network: 5 Qualifying Questions to Ask

Posted on October 12th, 2018 by Nick Lombardi

Whether you’re starting from scratch or branching out, vetting contractors is a key step in building your contractor network. We all want the best of the best. And maybe you’ve experienced the worst of the worst. The struggle is so real! Asking the right questions will mitigate risk and set a standard for the relationship […]

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