Optimizing Communication with Web Designers

Of course you hope to find the perfect web designer: someone with exceptional technical chops, who is also personable, responsive, detail-oriented, a great business partner, and optimally, a mind-reader who anticipates your every need. Many pros educate clients around relationship success factors, specifying everything from preferred image formats, to allowable …

A little local difficulty, treating people as pets, designing for serendipity and some other stuff you might like

The big news to be on the lookout for this month is the BIFM’s impending name change to the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management. Now the interesting thing about this development is what it might tell us about the changing world of work and the distinction between the physical …

20 questions with Suite Home Chicago’s Jennifer Breen

Jennifer Breen is founder and president of a corporate housing company called Suite Home Chicago (SHC) that generates more than $20 million in revenue. Suite Home Chicago provides beautifully furnished apartments at the most popular Chicago and Wisconsin residential communities, with Neiman Marcus quality linens and housewares. Jennifer ensures that …