Tuesday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: My company has assigned me to research the both web-based and off-the-shelf software that principally focuses on Quality Assurance, yet offers other components as well. Please advise on the premiere products on the current market.
The first thing you should do is type “Janitorial Quality Assurance software” into your search engine and look at what comes to the screen.
In my opinion, a “premiere product” would be one that doesn’t cost a small fortune either up front on for on-going “upgrades”, is easy to use and adjust to your operation, uses a simple “Acceptable/Unacceptable” format, and avoids ambiguous inspection guidelines such as the APPA standards.
I have personally used... — Lynn E. Krafft
, ICAN/ATEX Editor