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INCLEAN covers cleaning diploma training

Strong industry support for Diploma in Management courses

Lennox Institute, in conjunction with the CPSISC, is busy conducting cleaning industry diploma in management courses. ‘Equating’  to level 5 training, they have been extremely well received by building service contractor companies, which in turn are signing up significant numbers of appropriately selected staff members. The management students attend face-to-face…

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Gainline coaching, March INCLEAN

‘Red Ocean’ players need a business coach

By Kent Anderson The cleaning industry has long recognised the need for training and education of its staff. The smart businesses, however, are now realising the key to survival is the training and educating of its owners. The statistics don’t lie: 80% of businesses fail in within the first five…

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Staff turnover reduced with higher wages

Staff turnover reduced with higher wages

A just-released Asset Skills (UK) Intelligence paper (issue 10), authored by researcher Helen Kemp, indicates that migrant workers continue to play a significant role in the cleaning industries of a number of nations including; Australia, Norway, New Zealand, Finland and England. In Ireland however, the proportion of migrant workers is…

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INCLEAN promotes outbreakcontrol.com

Well-deserved kudos for outbreakcontrol.com

OutbreakControl.com is a comprehensive resource for the information BSCs, in-house institutional teams and distributors need in combatting pandemics. Designed and managed by Diversey, the site includes an array of valuable resources. They cover live feeds on the latest pandemic status; an H1N1 information centre; a description of the various types…

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INCLEAN magazine supports CIRI

CIRI to conduct second survey for Cleaning Science Symposium

The Cleaning Industry Research Institute International (CIRI) has released its second survey, designed to help organisers further develop pertinent topical information, for CIRI’s upcoming Cleaning Science Symposium, Green Cleaning & Science. The event will be held at the Georgia Institute of Technology Conference Center in Atlanta, 27 to 29 April…

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WFBSC Auckland, cleaning and hygiene

This is a noble business, says Diversey’s Lonergan

The cleaning and hygiene industry has a responsibility to contribute to the better management of facilities and it can make the world a better place. Importantly, leaders such as Diversey have the intellectual property and technology to assist service provider clients in implementing sustainability programs. In what was acclaimed by…

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Hays FM HR report 2011

Company growth heightens need for recruits

Company growth has helped to increase candidate confidence and therefore supply in Australia’s cleaning market, but not necessarily where employers demand it says Shane Little, Hays Facilities Management regional director. An active recruitment market has been a key feature of 2011 so far, with a number of cleaning companies going…

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Management appts Hako

Hako boosts invest in key management roles

In order to accommodate its burgeoning growth demands, Hako Australia has made three key executive appointments. “Consolidating what have already been three very successful years for Hako Australia, 2011 brings further investment to solidify an already strengthening market position,” stated managing director Frank Cupido. Noel Moynes, Hako Australia’s Queensland state…

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January/February INCLEAN magazine

January/February INCLEAN magazine mailed

The January/February INCLEAN magazine has been mailed. It focuses on our building service contractors’ up and coming young managers as well as carrying a comprehensive wrap of the important ISSA/Interclean North America exhibition. This magazine delivers a balanced spread of information pertaining to the contracting; in-house cleaning; distribution; and supplier…

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Will we embrace opportunities presented to our industry?

The cleaning industry is presented with a seemingly constant and endless number of opportunities on which to capitalise. Just one of the most recent, as we went to press mid-December with our January/March 2011 issue, was the report that MyHospitals’ website will in time publish hospital infection rates. In a…

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Ausclean Convention 2011

Bill Griffin to speak at AUSCLEAN Convention 2011

One of the world’s most respected cleaning industry educators, Seattle-based Bill Griffin will speak at the AUSCLEAN Convention 2011, which will be held at Jupiter’s Hotel & Casino, Gold Coast, on 27 and 28 September. Griffin established Cleaning Consultant Services in 1973, initially to market his 300-page ‘Comprehensive Custodial Training…

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