“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln You’ve decided this is the year you are going to start working for yourself yet one thing is holding you back. Drive? No. Determination? No. It’s money. Or rather, lack of money to invest in a business. You’re not alone. 68% ..
“It still holds true that man is most uniquely human when he turns obstacles into opportunities.” -Eric Hoffer, Philosopher and Author At times we all feel stressed out at work. Some occupations are simply more demanding than others; nursing is a prime example. Nursing is one of the most respected and, at times, difficult professions. Long ..
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 ..
Businesses are all different. Even if it they offer the same service or product, that doesn’t mean they’re the same. This is why it’s important, when shopping for cleaning services and price quotes, the price you pay reflects your unique needs. For example, one office may get lots of customer, employee and visitor traffic in ..
If you’re in the Cincinnati, Philadelphia, or Richmond area, here are three great opportunities to learn about being your own boss in the commercial cleaning industry: http://www.franchiseshowinfo.com/ and http://www.civilianjobs.com/ Offers to sell Coverall franchises made by prospectus only. See the Franchise Disclosure Document for details. Event #1 What: The Franchise & Own Your Own Business Show When: March ..
Got 30 minutes? What could you clean if you had 30 minutes to spare? An organization called ISSA publishes a booklet of cleaning times – how long it should take to clean various things. We decided to have some fun with it to celebrate Coverall’s 30th birthday this month. If you didn’t have to prepare ..
91 million workdays are lost due to slip and fall injuries each year. With all those slip and falls, about 90% happen when the person encounters a wet surface. That’s a huge number of accidents that could be prevented. Besides tip-toeing across the wet area (which doesn’t work, although it looks funny) here are some ..
Some people cover nasty carpet stains with rugs or use air freshener to mask bad smells, but there’s no way to hide dust. It will eventually make itself known. Which is a good thing! Time to roll up your sleeves, put on some music and enjoy a little dusting. There’s a right way to dust, ..
What do you know about your janitor? If you don’t know much, you definitely can notice they’ve visited– the trash has been emptied and the floors are cleaner. This holiday season, do they remind you of someone? He has an important list – and checks it twice Dusting? Check. Vacuuming? Check. Trash bins? Check. Restrooms? ..
Every city has its perks and unique cultural landscape that can help you achieve your personal or career aspirations. But what if you want to see what’s out there, where to go and what to expect? Here’s some data on 2 of the hottest cities for small businesses and why. Chicago According to a recent ..