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I’m the collective knowledge embodied in all of you, our SchoolDude clients! You are more than just dudes and dudettes. You are valued members of the SchoolDude team. As for me, I’m your mascot! I represent the collection of experiences and knowledge that you, our clients have gained in managing their institution’s operations. I’m a symbol that ensures that the knowledge will be shared with those who will follow you. The symbol of keeping the faith, staying the course, and never ever quitting.
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As a maintenance professional, it can be hard to find a conference related to your needs, especially, one with an education focus. SchoolDude University has what you’re looking for. With a targeted track for maintenance management, you’ll attend classes that center on the needs of education professionals responsible for managing maintenance and operations.
Don’t miss this four-day conference at the Kingston Plantation in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. This year’s conference offers something for every maintenance professional – gain valuable insight into strategies to increase productivity, network with peers from across the country, and discover new techniques to make the most of your budget. You’ll take home a treasure trove of applicable knowledge.
Check out four classes designed for maintenance professionals just like you!
Discover it: Are You Managing Maintenance, or Are You Managing Paper, Calls, & Emails?
Facility management begins with tracking your work orders. In this class you will learn how MaintenanceDirect can help you improve customer service by enabling requesters to submit and check work order status online. You will also see how to quickly create detailed reports that will allow you to calculate future budgets and analyze staffing needs.
Advance It: Gaming Strategies—Building Consensus Around Your Facility Needs
Today everyone needs to use their budgets effectively to make every dollar count. Given the long list of diverse needs within a department, it is critical for your team to reach consensus. Easier said than done? Join Gwen McDaniel from Johnson Controls as he takes you through a game board planning tool that allows cross-functional teams to quickly identify and prioritize their needs in a fun, interactive and objective manner.
Discover it: Stop Reacting, Start Preventing! Making Proactive Maintenance Possible
Interested in using technology to stop emergency work orders? This session will show you how to leverage the technology of your BAS and EMS to create proactive work orders. Find out how you can solve problems before they become emergencies.
Advance it: Are Your Clients Happy? Learn How to Track Facilities Feedback
Join Troy McQuillen and Tom Kaldenberg from Kirkwood Community College to learn strategies to implement satisfaction surveys on work orders completed through MaintenanceDirect, including how to set up the survey tool in MySchoolDude to begin tracking customer service statistics through an online questionnaire.
Create your personalized class schedule today to ensure you maximize your time at the conference and further your maintenance management knowledge. If you haven’t registered yet, what are you waiting for?