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A proactive approach to cleaning

January 15, 2002
Preparation is key to any well-done effort. Nowhere is that truth more self-evident than in our industry.
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Basic requirements for mold growth

January 15, 2002
It's a major concern for cleaners today. But before you begin to take on mold remediation, read on.
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Getting Back to Business

January 10, 2002
Now is not the time to hunker down, letting the terrorists of Sept. 11 get their way by changing our way of life, and our way of doing business. It's time to get this economy back on line, and we can help assure that eventuality takes place sooner by doing business. That is the American Way.
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2002 Truckmount GuideTruckmounts, Cleaning Equipment & Accessories

January 10, 2002
Welcome to the 2002 Annual Truckmount, Cleaning Equipment and Accessories Guide.
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Web Surfing Made Easy

December 11, 2001
Your business is your livelihood, so you need to keep abreast of new developments. From online training programs, new product information and advancements to updated or soon to be initiated regulatory compliances and MSDS information, your cleaning business revolves on immediate and accurate information. The Internet is your portal and we've surfed the Internet for Web sites that work to complement your bottom line.
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The Training Corner: Technology & Training for the Cleaning Professional

December 11, 2001
Computer technology is the secret weapon of the cleaning professional. The timesaving value and the customer communication value are enormous. It can improve the consumers' perception of your technicians.
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Software and Computer Technology as Organizational Aids

December 11, 2001
Computer software designed specifically for the cleaning industry has arrived, and Murray Gordon is here to talk about it.
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Building a Profitable Business: Distance Learning and the Cleaning Professional

December 11, 2001
Business consultants tell us that the single biggest expense on a cleaning company's ledger is labor. This makes sense when you consider that we are a labor-intensive service industry. With this in mind, it makes sense that better trained technicians are more efficient, thus spending less time on labor.
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Mold and the Workplace: New Business Dream or Liability Nightmare

December 11, 2001
Mold is very much in the news these days. Media frenzy surrounding multi-million dollar lawsuits have resulted in widespread panic about the dangers of "Black Mold."
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The Computer Revolution

December 11, 2001
In case you haven't noticed, the computer revolution has come and gone. That isn't to say that computers don't continue to revolutionize the way we do things. They do. It's just that most people have realized the importance of computers in their daily lives, business or otherwise.
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