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November 29, 2018

No one wants to get the flu. Unfortunately, it happens to the best of us. That’s why the first and best step to prevention is preparation. But in order to know how to best protect yourself, it’s good to know a little bit about the flu and its impact. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) […]

November 2, 2018

Proper floor care is a critical component in nearly every aspect of a business. Whether it’s carpet, wood, or tile flooring, it’s important to maintain your floors in the workplace. Constant foot traffic inevitably tracks in dust, dirt, and other allergens that disrupt your business’s workflow and appeal. However, well-kept floors are only half of […]

October 30, 2018

Cleaning isn’t the most appealing topic, but it’s a necessary one. Taking the time to ensure that your facility is well-kept sets you and your business up for success. But there’s one problem; who’s going to take the time to do it? With you steady-focused on running your business, the last thing you want to […]

September 20, 2018

When it comes to your business, the last thing you want to deal with is the presence of pests. Whether your building is 30 years old or brand new, pest control should be at the top of your required services list—especially if your facility is a school, clinic, hospital, office, restaurant or (to be frank) […]

September 10, 2018

Landscaping should be viewed as a necessity, not a luxury. For brick-and-mortar businesses, landscaping is the first thing people see, experience, and critique. Poorly kept grounds send a negative message not just to your prospective clients, but to the general public as well. Landscaping adds value to your business Think of landscaping as an indirect […]

June 14, 2018

Spring is finally here and with warm weather comes pollen. Although pollen is paramount to our circle of life more than 50 million Americans have or are currently suffering from allergies each year. This is a significant statistic that can ultimately decrease with these simple cleaning tips below: 1. Vacuum Regularly • Make sure that […]

April 23, 2018

Most of our time is spent either at home or at work. We typically spend so much time in these areas that we are accustomed to its natural smell and we don’t even recognize it when we approach it. To make sure that your guests and visitors depart your home or workspace with a pleasing […]

April 20, 2018

Kristofer joined OpenWorks as an intern three years ago, supporting the team over several summers. This past year, his internship was extended into a permanent position, and he joined OpenWorks as the new CRM & SharePoint Administrator. Here, Kristofer talks us through his experience with OpenWorks, and what his typical day looks like. Q: What […]

April 16, 2018

Employee absences can have a huge impact on the productivity and success of a workplace, and happen for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s a series of absences or continual tardiness, absenteeism is an issue that workplaces should tackle head on. There are a number of ways in which a business can address absenteeism. As […]