Metro Cleaning Solution

Coverall Franchisees in Entrepreneur Magazine

Talk about cleaning up! Check out the August 2015 issue of Entrepreneur magazine to learn how Coverall Franchised Business Owners, Adam Schoenfeld and Sebastian Pica of Long Island’s Metro Cleaning Solution, made the dream of working for themselves a reality. If you’ve ever thought about owning your own business, perhaps these stories will inspire you to ..

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Healthy Vet – Healthy Pet

Pet parents want the absolute best for their little fur babies.  In 2014 the American Pet Products Association’s annual report on pet industry spending reported that Americans spent $58 billion in 2014 on their pets. From food to vet care to toys and grooming, it’s pretty obvious that our pets are treated as family members, ..

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U.S. Army Veteran Leads the Way as Coverall Franchised Business Owner

“If you told me twenty years ago that I’d own a business and work for myself, I’d probably laugh,” said Martel Brown, United States Army Veteran and former infantry soldier. Like many other military veterans, Brown has a story to tell, one that includes a lifelong relationship with the girl of his dreams, being deployed ..

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Why Veterans Lead in Small Business Ownership

What do you picture when you think of veterans? When we picture veterans, independent franchised business owners comes to mind. Why? Did you know that veterans employ nearly 6 million workers and account for one of 10 small businesses in the US? As a whole, veteran small business owners are 45% more likely to be ..

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Long Island’s Own Metro Cleaning Solutions Honored by IFA as Franchisees of the Year

Coverall franchised business owners Adam Schoenfeld and Sebastian Pica of Long Island-based Metro Cleaning Solutions, Inc. were honored by the International Franchising Association (IFA) as Franchisees of the Year at the 15th Annual IFA Public Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. The event honored the outstanding efforts of the determined duo. Pay them a visit to ..

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I bought a franchise…now what? Keeping a Paper Trail

Everyone has their own way of keeping business records.  Some do it all on computer using a scanner and spreadsheets, some work manually using ledgers and notebooks, and some do a combination of both. However you prefer to do it, get organized to ensure smooth business operation. Don’t wait until tax season to find receipts ..

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Coverall named #1 by Black Enterprise Magazine

What would you enjoy most about owning your own business? In a recent Gallup poll, the top 4 things small business owners listed as rewarding aspects of small business ownership were: Being my own boss Sense of accomplishment Flexible schedule Working with customers Many will begin their journey as an entrepernour – 200,000  new jobs are ..

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I bought a franchise…now what? Growing Your Business

Steady growth is something every business owner wants and needs to keep a business going.  But, business cards are just the beginning of what might fuel business growth. To truly nurture your business, consistency, communication and building trust with your customers are essential. Have you ever attempted to grow and tend a vegetable garden? If ..

5 Reasons College Grads Should Consider Franchising

5 Reasons Recent College Grads Should Consider a Career in Franchising

Graduation 2014 recently unleashed 1.6 million graduates into the workforce, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. While this is an exciting time for grads (and their parents), it is also full of important, life-altering decisions. As nerve-racking as this period may be, the excitement of taking hold of your destiny far outweighs anything ..

5 Things You Can Learn From Dad-Entrepreneurs

5 Things You Can Learn From Dad-Entrepreneurs

Parenting and the business world have changed in many ways since your grandfather’s time. More fathers are staying at home or running independent businesses from home, and an increasing number of moms are now working full-time. As a result, business owners today need to stay up-to-date with digital marketing, changing trends and mobile technology. As ..