What To Do With Employees During The Winter

What To Do With Employees During The Winter

Winter Strategies for Employee Retention   For us northern tier folks, the fall is a double-edged sword. We have seemingly unlimited demand to try to serve, and we all see the clock ticking on when the weather will freeze us up and shut us down. As a business...
In Marketing They Say: Test, Test, Test

In Marketing They Say: Test, Test, Test

Hello. Jim DuBois here again from WindowCleaningBusinessCoach.com. The year is already halfway over. How does that happen so fast? We were entering a pandemic, and now as we depart from one, unfortunately, business owners enter into another. Pandemic 2: trying to find...
Are Your Weekly Safety Meetings Effective?

Are Your Weekly Safety Meetings Effective?

It’s Monday and time to get everyone gathered around for the weekly safety meeting. Is the meeting effective? Do they do anything? In this article, we are going to discuss how to make a weekly safety meeting effective.     1. Understand the Purpose   The...
Automation In Your Company

Automation In Your Company

I think automation is the hardest part of a small business. When you start your business you have this big picture in your head, I don’t think anyone, in the beginning, wants to remain a small company. Usually, when you get the idea to start your own business it’s...
The ABCs of Recruiting

The ABCs of Recruiting

As we are in the midst of what I like to call “the summer lull”, I’ve found it very important to not get lulled to sleep and lose sight of capacity and demand. We know the demand will come in the fall, and at Blue Skies we’ve learned the hard way that if we rest on...