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December 5, 2019 Ricardo Regalado

Elements of a Winning Proposal

Tips on how to spice up your proposals with stylish and impactful elements to win more business and make it easier for clients to choose you.

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leadership skills
December 2, 2019 Dan Ringo

The 5 Cs of a Great Facilities Manager

Five traits to look for when selecting a service provider for facilities management

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Staffing challenges
November 25, 2019 Amy W. Richardson

Staffing Challenges Continue for BSCs

Recruiting and retaining staff continues to be a challenge for building service contractors.

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Government Incentives for Hiring Ex-Offenders, Veterans, and People with Disabilities
November 11, 2019 Nan Hallock

Government Incentives for Hiring Ex-Offenders, Veterans, and People with Disabilities

​An all-new ISSA state-by-state summary of economic incentives for hiring nonviolent ex-offenders, people with disabilities, and armed forces veterans is now available at ISSA.com.

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The 411 on GHS
August 5, 2015 Bill McGarvey

The 411 on GHS

Consider that there are more than 80,000 different chemicals used every day in workplaces across the nation. Are you following protocol for labeling them properly?

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Breaking Down the Business of BSCs
August 5, 2015 CMM Staff

Breaking Down the Business of BSCs

Building service contractors (BSCs) consistently face the delicate balance of keeping prices attractive, yet high enough to keep the doors open, pay their employees, and still turn a profit at the end of the day.

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Accountability: A Winning Business Strategy
August 4, 2015 Judy Gillies

Accountability: A Winning Business Strategy

In order to take our place as professional partners in the field of facility management, we have to be more serious about accountability.

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The Importance of Safety Compliance
August 3, 2015 Jim Harris Sr. & Jeff Merrihew

The Importance of Safety Compliance

Safety is an important topic for any organization; minimizing risks to staff and those we service is always a high priority.

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Vacuums
July 7, 2015

Vacuums

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Knowledge Sharing
July 2, 2015 Kevin Keeler

Knowledge Sharing

Learning from others is an excellent way to stay at the top of your game and run your business more efficiently.

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Maintain to Sustain Quality Service Delivery
June 30, 2015 Jim Harris Sr. & Jeff Merrihew

Maintain to Sustain Quality Service Delivery

Professional service providers need to select equipment that performs to customers' standards while achieving production rates needed to maintain a competitive edge.

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Backpack vacuum in classroom
June 29, 2015 Sponsored by ProTeam, Inc.

Cordless Backpack Vacuum Helps School Custodial Program Absorb Budget Cuts

Crystal Lake Educational Center is a 69,000 square foot facility that is thoroughly cleaned by only 1.5 custodial workers each night thanks to the GoFree® Pro cordless backpack vacuum from ProTeam®.

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Increasing Profit
June 29, 2015 William R. Griffin

Increasing Profit

Two ways companies can remain competitive in a tightening marketplace is to control or reduce costs.

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Customer Satisfaction
June 5, 2015 Lance Witschen

Customer Satisfaction

Customer satisfaction is the staple of success in any service industry. Unfortunately, customer feedback is often elusive, and the feedback we do get may not always be reliable due to the way we go about getting it.

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Tackling Turnover
June 5, 2015 Kelly Zimmerman

Tackling Turnover

It's no secret that turnover is a major concern in the commercial cleaning and facilities management industry. High turnover rates can have a tremendous impact on company profitability and service delivery.

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Developing Your Annual Maintenance Program
June 4, 2015 Jeff Goodnough

Developing Your Annual Maintenance Program

Instating a specific program for the long-term care of your facility allows for better organization and communication. By keeping the process transparent, a maintenance program can keep all staff informed and ensure their workplace meets proper standards.

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