Do More Than Scratch The Surface

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To determine whether disinfectants are working. It’s the middle of a cold, nasty winter, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported a significant upswing in the number of children coming down with colds, the flu, and different viruses. The CDCsuggests that all facilities—schools, park and recreation centers, etc.—that are used by […]

New Technologies for Building Managers and Cleaning Workers

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Most of us believe that the Internet of things (IoT) is relatively  new. In reality, IoT dates back to the late 1960s. That is when  “things” were first connected to other “things,” which usually  conveyed information to people using wires and cords.  Today, these objects have been replaced with smart or connected  devices. Often, they […]

Features, Benefits, So What

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In the contract service industry, on their websites and in their marketing materials, contractors tend to list all the features of their service, but often fail to tie them in to the benefits they provide for the customer. This is the conclusion of Ron Segura, president of Segura Associates, who workswith contract service companies such […]