Play to Your Employees’ Strengths

Play to Your Employees’ Strengths

I almost fired an extremely valuable employee this year. I had raised her into a position that provided better pay, hours, and a less strenuous workload. But as soon as she got into the role, she floundered. No matter the amount of training and one-on-one coaching I...
Is Workplace Burnout a Burning Issue?

Is Workplace Burnout a Burning Issue?

Are your employees unhappy with the work they’re doing? Better yet, are YOU unhappy? You and those that work with you could be suffering from burnout. Burnout seems like a term we use when we want to lump our stress and exhaustion into one place. However, it’s so much...
Is Workplace Stress Killing You?

Is Workplace Stress Killing You?

“The best time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.”Sydney J. Harris Read the title again. It’s a pertinent question: is workplace stress killing you? Even if we haven’t been mortally wounded, managing stress at work can bleed into every aspect of our lives,...
3 Common Myths in Commercial Cleaning

3 Common Myths in Commercial Cleaning

There’s a stigma surrounding commercial cleaning services. The belief is that outsourcing our janitorial services will lead to costly mistakes, untrustworthy employees, and a host of issues that is ultimately not worth the headache. The trade-off is that we must...
The Dirty World of Commercial Cleaning

The Dirty World of Commercial Cleaning

The world of commercial cleaning is extremely competitive. Everyone from global companies to mom-and-pop operations are all vying for the next account to bolster their revenue stream. It’s a dirty world full of promises that can often be motivated by the check you...