From Our Blog

July 14, 2017

In this day and age, it is well known that the world of commercial cleaning has a notoriously high turnover rate, with an industry average of 300% turnover. For employers who use in-house staff for their facility management needs, this means spending an exhausting amount of time recruiting and hiring to fill positions that likely […]

OpenWorks believes that workplace culture is an integral part of our success as a business. If our employees are happy, they are productive and excited to come to work – it’s that simple. And because we don’t just want to talk the talk, this philosophy is reflected in our business practices, both in terms of […]

OpenWorks makes no secret about how much we appreciate our employees, and how important it is to us that our employees are made to feel valued. As well as offering competitive job benefits and incentives, we strive to invest in our employees right from the get-go, and that includes our newest hires! With our rapid […]

In our first quarter of 2017, the OpenWorks Activities Committee rolled out our most competitive contest yet: The OpenWorks Fitness Challenge! To start off the new year, we invited all of our employees to participate in our Challenge with the goal of collaborating with each other, challenging each other, and challenge ourselves to be healthier in […]

April 4, 2017

At OpenWorks, we take our people seriously — and that means we take the time and effort to invest in their career growth, training and happiness. There’s a reason we are consistently the employer of choice, and it’s not hard to figure out why: We care. We care about our employees, we care about our […]

March 20, 2017

It’s the first day of spring and that can only mean one thing for facility managers: spring cleaning season has begun! If your facility is in need of a spring cleaning, look no further than OpenWorks to handle all of your facility maintenance and cleaning services. OpenWorks’ integrated facility services means you only need one […]

March 17, 2017

It’s no secret that OpenWorks loves its employees. We wouldn’t be where we are today without them, after all, and that’s why we make every effort to encourage their growth in a long and happy career at OpenWorks. One such effort is our annual President’s Club Award. Each year, OpenWorks honors its top employees with […]

March 9, 2017

When Chloe Langtree-Welch was looking for new employment, she wasn’t just looking for any old job. She knew she wanted to work at a place that cared about her as an employee — somewhere she could have a true career, with opportunities for learning and growth. She also wanted to work with a team of […]

February 27, 2017

Today is National No Brainer Day. The day encourages us to stop over-analyzing and second guessing ourselves. It’s meant for stepping back and recognizing that some of our big problems have simple solutions. For facility and property managers, creating a clean, healthy, and safe environment for employees and tenants is one of those big challenges. […]