Employee Productivity And The Smart Building

By Gaurav Burman on Feb 21, 2018 4:33:24 AM

Every day I talk with facility heads and facility managers from different companies. We talk about their plans and aspirations for their facilities. We talk about bottlenecks in achieving these goals and the possible resolutions. We talk about making the shift from investment-laden facility management to contributing to the company's bottom line.

One topic that comes up over and over again with most of these facility managers is 'building a work environment that makes employees productive and healthy.

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How 75F Helps Meet the WELL Building Standard - Thermal Comfort

By Michael Moriarity on Feb 15, 2018 9:43:37 PM

Wellness standards exist for people, so why not also for buildings? After all, we spend about 90% of our lives indoors. Many of us spend seven to 10 hours each workday indoors. This equates to about 25% of our life spent indoors at work. That's a real bummer, especially if our indoor environment isn't healthy. Several studies show that productivity, mood and creativity can be boosted significantly with better indoor air quality and indoor environment quality. The WELL Building Standard guides and advises on the seven factors that can most impact human health and well being.

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Big Engagements with Daikin at AHR 2018 HVAC  Controls Show

By Ben Wallace on Jan 31, 2018 11:56:39 AM

75F made a splash at AHR Expo 2018, working with Daikin to debut Intelligent Solutions Powered By 75F. AHR is THE largest event for the heating venting air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) market. The show is produced by American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).

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Startup Capital of the North Showcase to Feature 75F & other MN Innovators amid Superbowl Events

By Ben Wallace on Jan 28, 2018 3:55:57 PM

Minnesota is hosting a flurry of events in this week leading up to the Superbowl. For a twist blending sports and entrepreneurship, check out the Startup Capital of THE NORTH Showcase taking place Tuesday, January 30th, at the U of M McNamara Alumni Center from 3-6 PM, produced by MN Cup and Greater MSP. It will highlight leading MN startups, including the rapidly growing sports, student, and craft communities, plus select MN Cup participants. 

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The Rise of the Rest 2018 Ecosystem Playbook Highlights MN Resources for Innovators (& 75F)

By Ben Wallace on Jan 26, 2018 4:07:22 PM

Check out the freshly shared Rise of the Rest 2018 Ecosystem Playbook from Steve Case and J.D. Vance's Revolution. Rise of the Rest (RotR) "is a nationwide effort powered by Revolution to showcase founders in emerging startup ecosystems across the U.S. Since the tour launched in 2014, Steve Case has traveled more than 6,000 miles on a bus to visit 26 diverse cities and personally invested more than $4 million in local startups." The Rise of the Rest Seed Fund recently announced several major financial backers who are helping support agile innovators across the country. 

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75F Awarded MinneInno "50 on Fire" as an Inno Pick!

By Kelly Huang on Jan 25, 2018 2:47:13 PM

75F Recognized in "50 on Fire" Award from MinneInno

MinneInno, the regional media outlet focused on business innovation, technology and startups, selected 75F as an Inno Pick recipient honored in the new MinnneInno "50 on Fire" awards. The awards are meant to "shine a little extra light on the ones that are truly setting the scene on fire"; it recognizes "companies or individuals that have had a banner year across a variety of categories."

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