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January 12, 2021
Like a game of Whack-a-Mole, challenges in the janitorial industry can pop up quickly and randomly. One issue might pop up and need immediate attention. As soon as that problem is resolved, another issue pops up—and then another after that. This can make managers feel like they are spinning in circles and running themselves ragged.
January 10, 2021
Many think that a job description for a cleaner doesn’t require much thought. If your approach is to hire anyone that will show up, then that might work, but if you’re tired of dealing with cleaner turnover you may want to read on…
January 6, 2021
Turnover happens. Every business that relies on staff to deliver their service or product understands the vast amount of time, energy and money wasted when a member of your team leaves. Turnover is specifically costly in the janitorial Industry. Olan Hyde, Director of Operations at Office Pride, estimates that losing a cleaner costs his franchisees approximately $2,000, all costs considered (advertising, screening, interviewing, training, etc.) $2,000 lost on ONE cleaner!
January 5, 2021
COVID-19 might have disrupted the entire janitorial cleaning industry, but it’s also your opportunity to rise above the competition and take your business to the next level. With social distancing measures and a host of new hygiene protocols in place, clients have more demands than ever before and need janitorial cleaning partners that are reliable, transparent, and committed to results.
December 22, 2020
The business challenges in janitorial cleaning are quite similar to what you’d find in most other industries. Emerging technology, shifting demands, and new socio-economic factors present an ever-changing landscape of new entrepreneurs’ challenges.
December 15, 2020
Technology has drastically evolved over time, changing the face of business for good. Before modern technology, workers didn’t have cell phones, email, or instant messaging to communicate, so they had to always be present at their desk.
December 8, 2020
Growing in janitorial cleaning doesn’t just mean scaling up your services or adding to your team. It means keeping your employees and clients happy so they stick around, and that requires good communication. But if you’re a larger firm or manage multiple employees, it might be hard to define what that looks like.
December 1, 2020
As the world becomes increasingly digitized, it’s crucial for businesses to follow suit. Companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500 behemoths know to embrace new technology to increase efficiency and keep up with their peers.
November 24, 2020
Commercial and residential cleaning services were experiencing above-average growth even before the COVID-19 pandemic, with hiring in the janitorial cleaning industries outpacing most occupations. While the average growth of all occupations in the United States is projected at 5% between 2018 and 2028 …