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FLSA – How will it impact you?
  • 8/30/2016
FLSA – How will it impact you?

Last year, President Obama announced his proposal to raise the overtime salary threshold under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which would extend overtime protections to nearly 5 million Americans. As a reminder, the FLSA determines the standards …

Author: Julia Washburn

As colleges and universities work hard to keep tuition low, facilities managers are being asked to do more with less. You know that your campus is the best recruiting tool your institution has, so how can you keep costs down while still keeping the campus in tip-top shape? We have picked 3 areas that we find to be especially important...

Author: Julia Washburn
Chart of the Week- On Hand Inventory Value

Exploring Inventory data in the last two charts generated some great conversation, which led to more questions and ideas to explore. First we looked at  how much inventory is typically inactive (defined by inventory items having 0 issues in the last …

Author: Jed DeGroote
Chart of the Week- Frequently Used Inventory Types

Last week we explored benchmarks for how much inactive inventory living on warehouse shelves is acceptable. This week's charts looks at what type of inventory is being most frequently used at K-12 institutions. We break this view down by categorizing …

Author: Jed DeGroote

At SchoolDude, we have a lot to celebrate as we kick off the New Year. This includes that our mobile safety platform, CrisisManager , was named one of HigherEd TechDecisions’ “ Best Higher Education Products of 2014 .” CrisisManager received the …

Author: SchoolDude
Northwest Missouri State University Makes Emergency Plans Available on Smartphones via CrisisManager

Lt. Mike Ceperley, emergency management coordinator at Northwest Missouri State University, shares the importance and best practices of mobile safety plans.

Author: Nick Mirisis
Some good news for Plymouth State University at year-end

Plymouth State University in New Hampshire celebrated year-end success, showing its Business Office a .53% loss of total inventory value for Fiscal Year 2014, compared to average inventory adjustments in higher education of 3-8%. The directors and Operations Department were thrilled to see performance at this level and the resulting savings in their budget. 

SchoolDude's maintenance and inventory management solutions allow Plymouth State to operate efficiently, track all warehouse items, and tie items used to specific work orders.

Author: Sam Zippin
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