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10 tips on how to stay married while owning a business

10 tips on how to stay married while owning a business

From the wife of a serial business owner

CBT Product Reviews: The Works Shower & Tub Cleaner

Even hydrochloric acid has its place in cleaning, just not for everyday for maintenance cleans.

Reclassifying hospital floors as "critical" areas when it comes to cleaning

"Floors do harbor dangerous germs and should be reclassified as "critical" areas requiring more thorough cleaning and disinfecting"

Janitorial workers graduate from English classes taught at Google offices

Classes are part of a program set up for Spanish-speaking cleaning workers.

 

 SPONSORED ARTICLES


How franchises are changing

How franchises are changing

My experience in starting a handyman company is changing how I view the franchise model for cleaning businesses.

How to use a backpack vacuum for residential cleaning

How to use a backpack vacuum for residential cleaning

Replace several tools and enable your cleaners to create the best possible clean.

Why your family should work in your business

Derek Christian on how the government could help pay for your child's college or first home

What NOT to do when everything that CAN go wrong DOES go wrong

A lesson for maid services in the woes of a new handyman business

How Derek Christian accidentally went on a date

Achieving work-life balance can be tricky.

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 READERS' CHOICE


Can you make a million bucks in the house cleaning business?

Can you make a million bucks in the house cleaning business?

7 steps to control costs which affect your gross income potential

Top 15 Stories of CBT’s Third Year

Even as we’re planning articles more than halfway through our fourth year, we reflect on the new shape of the cleaning industry in the past year.

12 Cleaning Upsells for 12 Months

Upselling to your current customers is easier, less expensive and more profitable than relying only on new customers to raise your revenue. Part 1 of 2.

9 Questions with a Cleaning Business Insurance Expert

What you don't know about business insurance for the cleaning industry could save you a lot of time and money.

3 Ways My Business is Better Today Than a Year Ago

Major change requires checking progress and making adjustments as needed.

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Five tips to help stay in compliance with overtime laws and avoid lawsuits

Five tips to help stay in compliance with overtime laws and avoid lawsuits

How to keep your cleaning business out of court when it comes to overtime rules

CBT Product Reviews: Magic Eraser

How melamine sponges work, why you should use them, and how to save money on them

Introducing CBT Product Reviews

New feature on CleaningBusinessToday.com will help owners choose cleaning products and equipment.

Mental filters and how they affect cleaning companies

Here's why your customer with the outrageous claim may not be lying.

Email marketing to your leads

Dramatically improve your close rate with persistent email marketing.

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  TECHNOLOGY


Google is getting into the job listing business.

Google is getting into the job listing business.

New tool for job seekers and employers set to roll out in the next few weeks

Augmented Reality (AR) and other innovations aim to transform the cleaning industry.

From robotics to the Internet of Things to augmented reality, high-tech innovations are poised to take cleaning to a whole new level of efficiency.

HomeAdvisor parent company IAC agrees to to buy Angie’s List by end of 2017

Angie’s List stock surges on news of merger with HomeAdvisor; new company to be called ANGI Homeservices Inc.

Taking your Facebook advertising to the next level with Ad Manager

Move beyond boosted posts and tap into the power of Facebook Ad Manager.

2017 ISSA Innovation Award Program open for submissions

Program features the latest products and services from top manufacturers and suppliers throughout the cleaning industry.

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 LEADERSHIP


ISSA partners with Cleaning For A Reason

ISSA partners with Cleaning For A Reason

Worldwide cleaning association and non-profit join forces to help women with cancer

IEHA members vote to approve merger with ISSA

IEHA memberships will have access to global ISSA membership and benefits.

Registration is open for 2017 ISSA/INTERCLEAN North America

Attendees of the 2017 event will have even more options to customize their experience

Key steps to get a corporate social responsibility program going

CSR primarily involves developing ways to give back to a community.

Cleaning Products US 2017 advisory board announced

Board oversees event to take place in Alexandria VA this October

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  MEASURING SUCCESS-KPIs


How to Market a Cleaning Business

Getting in front of the right kind of leads – or any new leads at all – is more and more difficult in the modern, digital and hyper-connected world.

How to Get from “Planning to Do” to “Doing”

Cleaning business education events are great, but only if you actually do something with what you’ve learned.

3 Great Reasons NOT to be Perfectly Staffed

If you breathe a sigh of relief when you’ve hired just enough techs to cover all of your clients, you’re not doing in right.

How do you stack up against Handy in 2014?

Popular VMS publishes 2014 Key Performance Indicators of success.

Why Are Wages Rising Slowly?

Maybe because businesses are getting bigger

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Four things to look for when selecting a high-performance floor pad

Four things to look for when selecting a high-performance floor pad

Selecting a quality, high-performance pad can make your floorcare job easier, faster, far less labor intensive, and more profitable

Mold prevention in the home: DIY vs Pros

Mold prevention in the home: DIY vs Pros

How does professional containment work? Find out with this infographic.

Checklist for success

Checklist for success

5 ways to gauge how effectively you’re managing your cleaning business

Five things managers should know about sewer odors

Five things managers should know about sewer odors

The most common way sewer odors get into buildings is through floor and fixture drains.

Bona® Launches Commercial System Suite of Products

Bona® Launches Commercial System Suite of Products

New maintenance and cleaning products developed specifically for cleaning professionals

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