partnering FM

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

Partnering for Project Implementation

How to find success in university facility and program management partnerships.

Hot Tips (Purchasing)

Cooperative Procurement for Higher Ed

Business Practices (Achieving Administrative Excellence)

Smart Buying

Purchasing through cooperatives can help a college or university remain fully stocked with supplies while saving money for both the institution and its students.

Hot Tips (Mail Services)

Mail Center Management


Business (Managing Higher Ed)

Trouble in Paradise: When Outsourcing Doesn't Work as Planned

What are your options when outsourcing doesn't work as planned or intended?

Outsource Services

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

A Tale of Two Auxiliary Departments

Outsource or keep it in house? That’s the question facing many college and university auxiliary departments. CP&M looks at two different schools with two different approaches.


Education Interiors

Technology Branded

An updated design has refreshed and revived the University of Illinois at Chicago Bookstore.

Campus Bookstore Renovation

The University Store on Fifth

Renovation creates a destination at the University of Pittsburgh.

Some Common Procurement Terms

purchasing cooperatives

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

The Buddy System

Don't believe there is strength in numbers? Then you don't know about purchasing cooperatives. These purchasing powerhouses save time, money and headaches. Are they right for your school?

Living Spaces (Furniture & Equpment)

Purchasing Advice

Measuring Success in outsourced services

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

Measuring Success in Your Outsourced Services

Here are five metrics for establishing and tracking performance and customer satisfaction in your outsourced campus services.

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