Usually mold testing is done with an inspection plus air and/or tape sampling. In recent years, our industry has seen a new method of mold testing – Environmental Relative Moldiness Index (ERMI) and sometimes it’s cousin HERTSMI-2.
Women in the workforce: a consistently hot topic. Times have changed. Today, it is the norm for a household to have two working parents. Thirty or forty years ago, it was not – it was believed women belonged in the home, and men in the workforce. Generation X, and now millennials, and the up and coming Generation Z are changing the landscape of the workforce in big ways. That must be why the topic of women in the workforce is so popular this presidential election year, perhaps more so than ever.
Where do you get your business information from? Usually it’s from attending a convention, a newly hired employee from another company, one of your subcontractors or vendors that tells you something about what a competitor of yours is doing.
If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times. Find “creative ways” to stand out from the crowd in your marketing. But with competition being so prevalent in this industry, how does a restoration company really do that?
In Part I of The Power of Focus, I discussed the shift in what drives effective competitive differentiation in today’s economy; how better understanding your customers and their needs, and positioning your company as the best option for addressing those needs, are the keys to success in today’s evolving market.
In today’s society, it is rather rare to encounter someone who is doing something just to be nice. Our first thought is often that there must be another motive behind their actions – do they need a favor, did they do something wrong, are they about to deliver bad news?