I feel it is most important to participate with content – not just words. On the other hand, it is important to stand firm in a discussion if you are convinced your principles are being challenged.
When it comes to excitement in the cleaning industry, floor care is center stage for cutting-edge innovation and technology.
Every business owner should get an official business valuation early in their company’s growth stage, and follow that with the development of a business optimization plan well in advance of considering a sale.
The outsourcing question has grown from a discussion solely about cost savings to the idea of how outsourcing can support my performance goals and the strategic vision of a company for growth.
Our society’s love affair with cleaning based primarily on “surface” or “superficial” aspects might lead to short-term, unhappy and even “cheap” relationships between cleaners and customers.
There is a shift taking place in the industry; increasingly, building operators see clean facilities as an investment that both attracts and protects occupants and customers.
The truly successful business model is one which views sustainability as the bridge to profit, functioning to safeguard people and the planet in order to maximize earnings.
Whatever strategy an entity decides to take will have a long-term impact on the business, either greatly affecting costs, productivity or both.
Things are changing when it comes to chemicals, equipment and procedures and the facilitation of education surrounding these changes has become a mission of Staples Advantage, part of the business to business arm of Staples Inc.