Articles by Carey Vermeulen

The IICRC is Gaining International Momentum

We are often too focused on what is going on right here in our own backyard to realize what is going on around the rest of the world.
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IICRC Programs: Still the Best

With our core courses like CCT (Carpet Cleaning Technician), UFT (Upholstery & Fabric Technician), WRT (Water Restoration Technician), ASD (Applied Structural Drying), AMRT (Applied Microbial Remediation Technician) and RRT (Repair & Reinstallation Technician) dominating the education arenas in the industry, we have the technicians and owners asking for even more advanced training. We have training providers developing new programs, and we have an industry that is exploding with new technology.
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IICRC Reaches Out to New Industry Affiliates

As part of the IICRC's marketing efforts, we continue to reach out to different industries to form alliances and spread the word about our certification programs and industry standards.
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Certified Firms and Registrants: It's Up to You

Most of the people I encounter are glad to find out that the IICRC is, in fact, not larger than life, but run by regular, everyday folks just like themselves. This has prompted me to reach out to everyone in the industry that wants to help make a difference, whether by joining a committee, making suggestions or recommendations to the IICRC, or just promoting the organization to the consuming public, your competition, carpet retailers, insurance companies, property managers, and anyone else you do work for.
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The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

A look in photos at the 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition, which was held from April 24-26 at the Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco, Texas.

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Attend this free webinar to learn how new developments in payment technology can help you close more jobs, increase upselling opportunities and improve operations.

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While winter is considered the "slow season" for carpet cleaners, it can also be a season of great opportunity. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun offers advice for keeping revenue consistent during the cold weather months so you're thriving - and not just surviving - the winter.
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2015 Jan/Feb

The Jan/Feb ICS issue features content on cleaning services during the winter time, commercial cleaning, rug cleaning, new with rugs, marketing for restoration and new products.

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