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Interoperability Through an Integrated Property Management System

Featured Contributor: Amanda Watkins We’ve all heard the saying: “If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself.” This turn of phrase is usually preceded by a feeling of disappointment; usually someone failing to complete a task the “right” way. Here’s a wild idea: what if doing it “right” was no longer […]

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9 Steps towards a Fixed and Mobile Asset Inventory Audit

Review Contract Requirements / Regulations – such as internal contract and program requirements, federal acquisition regulations, as well as reference documents. While reference documents may not be compliant to your contract, they remain good sources of information for procedural best practices and process reviews. Review the Items to be Inventoried and Processed – First, determine […]

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Increase in Interagency Cooperation, Decrease in Accountability

Property managers from federal agencies deal with budget cuts and organizational realignment on what feels like an everyday basis. Yet the demands placed on federal property management organizations never change: they must, and will, continue to provide increased service to the public. So how do property managers meet the increasing demands for public safety while […]

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8 Steps Towards Creating an Equipment Management Plan

1. Know what you have to track Talk to your department managers. What are they tracking now, what needs tracking but isn’t being tracked? Answering these questions is the first step to focusing your property management plan. 2. Create a process group Get an associate from each department involved. If they are invested in the […]

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