This past year was an important one for the EEOC as we refocused our priorities, resolved several major cases, adhered to our mission and the law, and were prepared to meet the moment on sexual harassment.I'm very grateful to the members of Congress for recognizing the needs of the agency now.Going forward, I will ensure that we use these additional[…]
Cleaning professionals should know that linoleum floors have very specific cleaning needs and should know how to address them. Read more
The SBA provides vital resources to America’s entrepreneurs, who rely on the counseling and training services we provide to help start and grow small businesses.
ACI has a simple reminder for parents and caregivers: “Packets Up! is accident prevention.” In concert with the annual observance of National Poison Prevention Week, March 18-24, ACI is highlighting important messages for parents and caregivers whenever they are using liquid laundry packets in the h [...]
The IFMA Foundation is holding an online auction to support its mission of making FM a career of choice. The auction is open through 11 a.m. CT on Monday, March 19, at www.ifmafoundation.org/auction.
If all of your friends were going to Tucson for the first-ever Leadership Summit, would you? You better believe you would! The 2018 Leadership Summit is the premier spot to gather and network with your peers in a sunny and fun atmosphere. Did we mention top-notch leadership training? Three nationally-known educators will share their knowledge and experience in an engaging and[…]
From hot deserts and dry valleys to mild climates and mountainous terrain, providing janitorial services in the western U.S. comes with its own set of unique challenges. With clients’ needs vastly dependent on their location, this edition of SERVICES takes a look at some of the issues affecting BSCs in the west including: technological development, outsourcing, marketing, OSHA updates and tips on how to add lawn care and landscaping services to your existing business model.
When Colin Mason was coming of age in the late 1940s, the United Kingdom was in post war ruin. He was recruited by the British Army and traveled to Singapore. Upon his return to Barry, Wales, 20-year-old Colin trained to be a welder, but saw little opportunity to grow his career and build a life for his family.
Since 1986, New York City based, Building Maintenance Services (BMS) has provided attention to detail service to a plethora of Fortune 500 companies. Serving the diverse needs of luxury hotels, trophy office properties, colleges and universities, private schools, and corporate facilities BMS offers integrated, sustainable and creative solutions to their clients.
Bathrooms are the most utilized and most germ infested spaces in a facility. How you choose to clean these areas is largely based on efficacy and cost. As we will discuss in depth, the individual ingredients on the side of the bottle and the information regarding the compound on the Material Safety Data Sheet effect the health and wellbeing of employees and others exposed to their toxic attributes.
Cleaning supplies carry bacteria. The products we use to clean need to be cleaned themselves in order to do their job better, last longer and save you money. Every type of brush, broom, mop, bucket and other cleaning supply needs to be cleaned differently. The most important thing is to look at the instructions from the manufacturer or check out the company’s website for information on how to properly clean your supplies.