Articles by Al Levi

Can't Drive It, Wear It Or Show It Off To My Friends

I grew up in a family business. And the lines between family time and work time were very blurred at best.
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3 Deal Breakers When It Comes to Employees

“You can’t see everything”
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Is it a Business or a Hobby?

That’s the question I ask contractors that I speak to at workshops, webinars or in teleseminars. I even ask my clients that when we begin our one-to-one work together.
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What's the Value of Remembering the Past?

Not much! That is unless you’ve learned something from it.
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Loaves of Bread Not Slices

I’ll admit it. I’m not a giant fan of reading financials and management reporting.
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7 Power Concepts of Business

What does it take to own and operate a successful company?
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Hanging Around with Positive People

“You are the sum total of the five people you hang around with most” is a popular quote amongst speakers. And with good reason…’s true!
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10 Things to Think About

Taking the time to think about the right things in business is, sometimes, the best way to spend your time.
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Dressing for Dollars

Deadhead t-shirt, muddy work boots, a local sports team baseball cap, beat up blue jeans, a plaid hunting jacket and sporting a 3-day scruff. Am I talking about the Techs I encounter? Nope.
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Loaves of Bread

Many of the contractors I speak to and even work with have many common traits.
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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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Grow Your Business and Improve Operations with New Payment Technology

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


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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ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine


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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Janitorial Work

In addition to residential and commercial carpet cleaning, do you do any janitorial work on the side?
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The Carpet Cleaner's Book of Unlimited Success! (ebook)

Don’t worry about the recession or about your competition.  Now you can be the owner of over 400 ways for carpet cleaning professionals to make more money and get more jobs!

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