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Facilities VP Customizes Approach to Each Client

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Sodexo's Lucy Kalkman discusses how a one-size-fits-all approach is not the way to go for optimum client satisfaction.

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Hotel Operations Leader Spreads Housekeeping Knowledge Around the World

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A certified executive housekeeper with IEHA, Margaret Walker-Shaw shares the importance of leveraging standards to get ahead in the industry.

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Mentoring Is a Job Perk for PepsiCo Senior Manager

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Nadine Palombo talks how facility management is much more than cleaning. From fire codes to food service, she is leading in all areas of facility operations.

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Jill Frey: Born to Be an FSP

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Although Frey started off in the cleaning industry by working for her family's company, she had to prove her worth to her clients and employees. Here's how she did it.

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CMM Interviews Housekeeper From Retirement Community

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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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Pricing Bids for the Win

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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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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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