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The Daily Grind - addressing the FM issues that matter most. Where you find new solutions, answers to important questions and the connections you need to excel. Hosted by ConnexFM CEO Bill Yanek. Airs Monday - Friday at 2 p.m. Central.

The Daily Grind / Unity Across Borders: Canada Day and Independence Day Discussion
July 12, 2024 The Daily Grind


Join us on The Daily Grind as we explore the theme of "Unity Across Borders" in the U.S. and Canada. Sherry Darden - Growth Strategist and CEO of CIRSBY, is graciously hosting instead of the usual host, ConnexFM CEO, Bill Yanek, today! Our special guests are Noah Sidel (Canada), Vice President of National Dispatch Group and Brian Foster (U.S.), Senior Vice President of Business Development at Paint Folks

They dive into the significance of Canada Day and Independence Day, and discuss how facility managers from the U.S. and Canada can learn from each other to foster a sense of unity. You will hear some cool information you may not have known about facilities management in both countries! 

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The Daily Grind / VLE Preview - Personally Professional, A Discussion on B2B Relationships
July 10, 2024 The Daily Grind

Tune in to today’s episode of The Daily Grind as we preview tomorrow’s upcoming VLE ‘Personally Professional, A Discussion on B2B Relationships’. Daniel Guajardo, Jenna Dominguez, and Eric Palomares join Bill today to share what participants can expect during tomorrow’s VLE, what the ConnexFM YP Committee has been up to, and more.

Whether you're a seasoned pro or new to the field, gain actionable insights to elevate your B2B relationships! Don’t miss out—register for this VLE now:

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The Daily Grind / Vendor Relationships in Facilities Management with John Brocklebank
June 28, 2024 The Daily Grind

Join us today on The Daily Grind as we sit down with John Brocklebank, VP of Business Development at Scopes Facility Services, for an insightful discussion on vendor relationship management and using local VS. National/Regional Suppliers for facility services, and how supply chain disruptions can slow down local vendors vs regional ones in multi-site facility management.


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The Daily Grind / Launch Pad VLE | HFC Toolkit – First Edition
June 26, 2024 The Daily Grind

Join us on The Daily Grind as we share the new “Launch Pad VLE: HFC Toolkit – First Edition,” created by our brilliant members, Jonathan Tan, EMBA, Sustainable Business Consulting Leader at Taper and Co-creator & Agent for a new sustainable economy at The Ratio Institute, and Hara Prager, Director at Brinco Mechanical Management Services! 🌿

In this episode, ConnexFM CEO Bill Yanek chats with Jonathan and Hara about the importance of understanding HFCs and A2Ls for facility management professionals. They also provide a detailed walkthrough on how to use this toolkit and the accompanying video.

Don’t miss out! Watch the Launch Pad video and download the HFC Toolkit now to keep your operations cool and compliant! ❄️✅

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The Daily Grind / The Daily Grind / LGBTQIA+ Representation in Facilities Management & Juneteenth
June 12, 2024 The Daily Grind

Today on The Daily Grind tune in for a discussion on LGBTQIA+ representation in Facilities Management, and a sneak peek of the upcoming VLE, ‘Beyond a Holiday: Deepening Juneteenth Dialogue in Business’! Watch now for an episode you don’t want to miss, featuring Sherry Darden, Ryan Beck, Alex Foster, Preston McClanahan.

Register for the upcoming Juneteenth VLE today by visiting:

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