A recent poll conducted by O2 found nearly 16 million office workers didn’t take their full lunch break last year.
The same study also revealed that around 60% of office workers choose to eat lunch at their desk – some while continuing to work.
Most of us are aware of the risks related with an unclean office, but do you know what causes these germs to fester and travel around your office?
A new survey conducted by a global hygiene company, SCA, studied 1,000 workers and their attitudes towards hygiene in the office. The conclusion exposed that almost 66% of UK office workers wished their place of work was cleaner and more hygienic, with only 25% of workers rating there office as hygienic.
The way to achieving success in the cleaning business is not just offering a great service but offering exceptional customer service. Customer service that results in completely satisfied customer is not difficult and it is neither instinctive nor simple.
A cleaning company should know how to offer excellent customer support the success of the company greatly depend on it. And on top of that, isn’t customer service simply common sense?
Cleaning contracts between service contractors and corporate centres, schools, or universities often are for two-year terms—sometimes less.
There are some reasons for these contracts to be so short, but for the most part, it is to the customer’s—and the service contractors—advantage to agree to a longer cleaning contract.
Like most service providers, we contact potential customers daily. However, we are often surprised to find that many companies have never considered outsourcing their cleaning requirements and may not be familiar with the advantages to contract cleaning.
In our experience, there are 3 common reasons why companies are reluctant to take the leap from in-house to contract cleaning. You may have even given one or these responses yourself:
There are many businesses that forgo hiring a cleaning service, thinking that this will only be another expense they must pay. Due to this, they wind up having to do all the housekeeping tasks on their own, which is in no way adding to the bottom line.
If this sounds like your business, you should carefully consider all the benefits that go along with hiring a contract cleaning service, which are highlighted here.
If you currently employ cleaning staff direct, you may think it’s cheaper than paying for a specialist cleaning contractor. But think about the hidden costs…
On the face of it employing your own team seems a simple and cost-effective cleaning solution. But if you employ staff you are responsible for:
Since the Brexit vote there has been much debate on the current and future state of the UK economy.
However, while businesses are cautious about the future, there is still enough confidence there to look positively towards the future rather than simply worrying about it..
Harnessing the power of natural ingredients, these homemade, green cleaning products are easy to make and great to use – and they’re often far cheaper than the products available on supermarket shelves.
Here are a few of our favourite recipes, perfect for sprucing up your workplace – all while avoiding harming the environment.