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A blurred image of two men doing a walk-through
February 11, 2019 Ricardo Regalado

Master the Walk-Through, Master Your Bid

Learn three steps you can take during facility walk-throughs to become a proficient bidder and win more contracts.

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High Dusting Kits from ProTeam
February 6, 2019 Sponsored by ProTeam

High Dusting Kits from ProTeam

ProTeam® offers High Dusting Kits that bring many above-the-floor areas within the cleaner’s reach for safe and efficient cleaning.

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A person writing an online review on a laptop
January 2, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

Take Control of Your Company’s Online Presence

The way you respond to people who write negative online reviews of your business can save your company's reputation and win back disgruntled customers.

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top BSC challenges
December 18, 2018 Kelly Zimmerman

Wage Increases Won’t Stop BSC Expansions

CMM survey shows staffing is a top issue, but the market looks bright for contract cleaning companies

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Ten Emerging JanSan Trends: Part One
September 9, 2011 Dave Frank

Ten Emerging JanSan Trends: Part One

We have identified 10 trends that are impacting the cleaning industry and the way facilities and businesses operate.

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What Does Cleaning Cost?
September 9, 2011 William R. Griffin

What Does Cleaning Cost?

As consultants, one of the most common questions we get is, "What are the current cleaning industry pricing and production rates?"

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Clorox wipes receive EPA registration for C. diff
July 14, 2011

Clorox wipes receive EPA registration for C. diff

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The Value Of Benchmarking
June 9, 2011 Michael Jenkins

The Value Of Benchmarking

Merriam-Webster defines benchmarking as, “The study of a competitor''s product or business practices in order to improve the performance of one''s own company.”

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Cleaning Seminars
October 11, 2010

Cleaning Seminars

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The Xs and Os of cleaning strategies
September 19, 2010

The Xs and Os of cleaning strategies

In some end user circles, productivity is the leading industry buzzword of the day.

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First Quality Maintenance, the name says it all
September 19, 2010

First Quality Maintenance, the name says it all

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The Janitorial Pricing Limbo Contest
September 19, 2010

The Janitorial Pricing Limbo Contest

Have you ever found yourself in a bid situation where you cut your prices as low as possible to get desperately needed work, only to see the project awarded to a company that grossly underbid you?

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Facility number crunching: Total cost of ownership
September 19, 2010 Alan Bigger

Facility number crunching: Total cost of ownership

Successful building service contractors (BSCs) and in-house service providers (ISPs) in the facilities arena have a common vision: To maintain buildings at the highest level of quality, while maintaining costs at an acceptable level.

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Dress Codes And Today's Culture
September 19, 2010 Wendy Christie

Dress Codes And Today's Culture

It is important that your employee handbook dress code policy keep up to date on the growing changes.

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Specialization, Self-monitoring and Efficiency Through Team Cleaning
September 19, 2010 Peter Sheldon, Sr.

Specialization, Self-monitoring and Efficiency Through Team Cleaning

Today's economic climate continues to put pressure on cleaning professionals to increase overall efficiency without sacrificing effectiveness.

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Target: Employee retention
September 19, 2010

Target: Employee retention

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