Most cleaning business owners are familiar with the national and international trade organizations for our industry. For residential cleaning companies ARCSI, a division of ISSA, is the go-to resource for education and networking. Additionally there are IEHA, BSCAI, CSSA, and CETA. A full list of organizations allied with ISSA can be found at issa.com.
A recent Forbes article takes a look at “essential local small business associations” you should belong to. They are: SBA Community Groups, SCORE, BNI, your Local Chamber of Commerce, The National Federation of Independent Business, and industry and trade associations near you.