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Pricing High-End Retail Facilities: Car Dealerships

Business and Management

​Pricing a contract for a retail facility can be tricky business. There are many variables to keep in mind before putting together your quote, from the merchandise display areas to the restrooms and carpet to the landscaping. Here are some tips to consider when creating a scope of work for a car dealership.

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Employee Engagement Involves More Than Buzzwords

Business and Management

A company in Portland, OR, allows workers to give feedback on job site challenges and their ideas to overcome these roadblocks. This process conveys to employees that the organization cares about their health and welfare and realizes the important role they play in customer satisfaction.

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Kelly Zimmerman

How to Target Your Most Likely Contracts (and Close the Deal)

Business and Management

How much better would your bottom line look if you knew how to put all your eggs in the right baskets? This sales performance consultant is ready to help building service contractors build their revenue quickly.

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CMM's first podcast interview explores the challenges of working in a facility that is full of occupants 24/7.

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Many factors contribute to slip, trip, and fall incidents, including improper floor cleaning. Establishing a formalized floor-cleaning program can help prevent fall injuries.

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Cleaning contractors often believe that customers select janitorial services based on which contractor has the lowest bid. They are both right and wrong.

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Concrete: the Floor of the Future

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One of the fastest growing segments of the flooring industry is concrete floors. They take a minimal amount of care to maintain, if you care for them and polish them correctly.

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Nearly all industries benefit from using colors to clean, including medical centers, hotels, restaurants, schools, daycares, and nursing homes.

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Take Care When Emptying Sanitary Disposal Units in Women's Restrooms

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The metal or plastic hinged trash bin in a restroom stall for the disposal of soiled feminine care products poses the greatest health risk in the restroom to patrons and staff.

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