ISSA Show Floor Preview

The ISSA show is coming starting November 18th in Las Vegas.  We have covered all of the great education at the ISSA show in previous articles but another reason to go to the show is the huge trade show floor with hundreds of vendors providing nearly everything you can imagine for your cleaning company.   In [...]

The Digital Consumer: How Residential Cleaners Can Reach Them

Marcus is a highly sought-after international keynote speaker known for his unique ability to excite, engage, and motivate audiences. In 2017, Forbes named Marcus one of 20 “Speakers You Don’t Want to Miss.” He has been dubbed a “Web Marketing Guru” by the New York Times and featured in Inc., The Globe and Mail, [...]

I fired 13 cleaners at once, and why I am glad I did

By most people’s measure, I run a successful cleaning business, All Star Cleaning Services. In a service area with a 250k population we do right around 2.5 million in revenue, with 750 recurring customers and 45 employees. Just because I have found success doesn’t mean I don’t fail though – often and sometimes spectacularly! [...]

By |2019-11-03T18:30:01-05:00November 3rd, 2019|CBOs in the News, Latest Articles, Profiles in Success|

How to Hire and Retain Great Part-Time Workers

Hard-working frontline employees, many of them part-timers, can make or break companies in the service industry. Franchises like those in the building services contracting industry report that it is tough to find great part-time workers and even tougher to keep them. Industry statistics are telling: The building services contracting (BSC) industry averages a turnover rate [...]

5 Tools in the ProTeam Residential Service Kit and How to Use Them

Designed for the commercial user cleaning residential areas, the ProTeam® Residential Cleaning Service Tool Kit has five tools to meet many cleaning challenges. Here, we’ll take a look at the five tools in the kit and how to use them to your greatest advantage.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8f6Bt8fBGtg Dust Brush Remove dust from blinds, lampshades and [...]

The important of the Nose to our health and how we as cleaners can help

By David Kiser   It’s dark. It’s wet. It produces mucous. It captures dust and foreign matter. It’s your nose and sinuses. The nose and sinuses are part of your respiratory system. What is the purpose of your nose and sinuses? No one knows about the nose. Some experts think the sinuses might help [...]

By |2019-10-04T08:50:33-05:00October 4th, 2019|Articles, Latest Articles, Safety and Health|

Joanna Saucier Puts Her Name on the Line – A Model Business and a Person of Distinction!

By David Kiser Joanna Saucier and Rachel Fedora taking over Manitoba! When you put your name on the line everyday, it means something. It certainly seems that way for Joanna Saucier (pronounced SōCā) Palumbo and her company Signature Cleaning Services. Since 1999, Joanna and her team have built Signature Cleaning Services into [...]

By |2019-09-09T19:06:25-05:00September 9th, 2019|Articles, Latest Articles, Leadership, Profiles in Success|

5 Helpful Online Marketing Tips for Cleaning Business Owners

There are nearly 9,000 cleaning companies in the United States. If you are the owner of one of these cleaning companies, finding a way to create a competitive edge is crucial. Creating an online presence for your business is imperative when trying to appeal to modern consumers. The first step in building an online [...]

By |2019-10-12T17:54:43-05:00August 5th, 2019|Articles, Latest Articles, Sales and Marketing|
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