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Articles Tagged with ''employees''

March 2014 Raising Standards

Investing In Employee Development Yields Big Returns

A loyal, engaged and productive team working toward a successful future is a win for everyone.
March 8, 2014

Training is often placed on the back burner because organizations are consumed by the day-to-day tasks and the pressure to do more with less. As a result, they feel there is not enough time to dedicate to training and development programs.


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Facility manager survey: Learning from other professionals

February 11, 2014

The survey responses helped create an educational tool for in-house facility managers.


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Seven Tips To Make Accountability Stick, part 2

If you and your employees have been lax about core values, it could have a lasting effect on your company.
January 29, 2014

If employees are not held accountable for little things, it can eventually lead to bigger, more damaging sins.


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From the issue: Background Screening For Quality Hires

January 17, 2014

While it would be ideal for anyone in a position to making hiring decisions to simply be able to trust the information they are given by a candidate, the fact of the matter is, in some cases, potential employees may not tell the whole story.


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Minimum wage raised in 13 states

January 8, 2014

While 13 states have increased or will increase the minimum wage for workers in 2014, 11 more states will consider minimum wage increases this year.


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January 2014 Contractor Success

There Is No Good Way To Manage People

But we have to try anyway.
January 7, 2014

“People are people,” the old saying goes, and everyone brings their own personal baggage with them to work.


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Employee Fraud: What To Look For

January 2, 2014

Managers and owners should be alert for unsettling warning signs and the basic components of unethical behavior.


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The Business Owner's Dirty Dozen, Part 2

Even more not-so-obvious tips to help operations put clients first.
November 14, 2013

Anything that takes the focus off the customer can put fledgling businesses in harm’s way.


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The Business Owner's Dirty Dozen, Part 1

Not-so-obvious tips to help small operations put clients first.
November 8, 2013

Anything that takes the focus off the customer can put fledgling businesses in harm’s way.


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October 2013 Let's Talk Shop

Proper Staffing Includes More Than Just Cleaning

In calculating or justifying staffing needs, you must account for both cleaning and non-cleaning time.
October 9, 2013

As cleaning professionals, one of the most difficult tasks we face is staffing our facilities, especially in a tough economy where every dollar counts.


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