Social Distancing Doesn’t Necessarily Equal Work Stoppage
Can We Use Social Distancing To Improve Efficiency and Profitability Social distancing…. words a few short weeks ago we wouldn’t have put together. But here we are! Social distancing is a very real issue, even for our industry. So how will we use this time? If jobs slow, how will you keep techs busy and […]
Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Learning – Which Is Right For Your Company?
Training is an essential aspect of all companies. So how can you effectively train your team to be successful both in the office and in the field? Consider two forms of learning to implement: synchronous learning and asynchronous learning. Synchronous Learning is a form of learning that takes place in real time and engages a […]
Tips To Increase Training Retention
Studies suggest that within an hour of learning new information, people will forget approximately 50% of it. After 24 hours, that goes up to 70%. When training your staff, this could be quite detrimental to your company. So how can you increase information retention and improve profitability within your company? Spaced Learning: This […]
3 Tips For Getting Your Employees Excited About Training
Training can sometimes be low on the priority list for your employees. It’s a challenge sometimes to get your team excited about training in any form. There are many reasons for this, but it could be partially the fault of management or the owner. How is that? Sometimes an owner or manager could do better […]
What Is An IICRC WRT and ASD Certification?
What Is A WRT Certification? There are 30 different IICRC certifications in total. All these certifications range from restoration to cleaning. Which one is right for you? What do they all mean? Let’s get back to the basics. The first certification a restorer needs is the WRT certification. That stands for Water Damage Restoration Technician. […]
Benefits of Attending a Trade Show for you the Restorer
Benefits of Attending a Trade Show for you the Restorer Why would you want to come? Let me give just three of the reasons i feel benefit you: Seeing and experiencing products you wouldn’t know about otherwise. Meeting other restorers like you with the same struggles and everyday questions. Amazing workshops where you can learn […]
What Can I Do to Earn a Customer for Life?
The function of every business is to get and keep customers. – Ted Levitt, Senior Professor at Harvard Business School. Consequently, it is also the function of every employee of every business to do the same. Keeping customers long-long term is crucial to the success of any business. It can cost, on average, four to […]
Hardwood Floor Drying Tips
One of the most common questions I hear from restorers is “How can I learn more about hardwood floor drying?” This is due to three main factors: Insurance companies are asking for restorers that can properly dry hardwood floors because only the best restorers understand correct hardwood drying process. Hardwood flooring now makes up a […]
Just Do It! Habits to Help You Make More Money In Water Damage Restoration.
Now that a new year has begun, many people find themselves ready for a fresh start with a long list of New Year’s Resolutions. I read in an article today that 45% of Americans set New Years Resolutions, but that 3 out of 4 people almost never succeed their goal. There are many reasons for […]