In this article for Cleaning & Maintenance Management, Mike Sawchuk answers questions and presents solutions to prevent harmful and expensive falls in your facility.
Effectively Tackling Workforce Challenges
In this cover article for ISSA Today magazine, Mike Sawchuk discusses real-world solutions to major workforce challenges, which can be immediately implemented to keep custodial operations running smoothly.
Rock Stars of Cleaning: Do You Have a Lawnmower Engine Powering Your Car?
In his talk for the Rock Stars of Cleaning Conference, Mike Sawchuk outlines what it takes to move an operation forward, in a positive way. You don’t just want the organization to look good, it must run like a well-tuned engine. So what is that engine? Not a lawnmower engine if you have a car! Listen and watch as Mike explains what drives your professional operation in 2022.
The Six Pillars of Green Cleaning and Sustainability
In this article for Clean Middle East, Robert Kravitz interviews Mike Sawchuk about green cleaning and sustainability.
How FM Executives Can Avoid Information Overload
We live in a time where we are drowning in information while starving for knowledge. It seems the industry information comes from everywhere, including distributors and manufacturers, associations like APPA …
In-House Custodial Leaders vs. Managers: Which Are Yours?
I recently wrote about the need for facility management (FM) executives to hire and retain the right in-house custodial workers—and let subpar workers go before they cost upwards of $1.2 million each. Now, …
CMM Webinar: Enhancing Facility Image: Beyond Appearances
This webinar presentation dives into the topic of creating a better image for your facility. It’s not just what is on the surface—we’re going beyond first impressions with two industry leaders with more than 70 years of combined experience representing both the BSC and in-house facility services segments of our industry. Moderated by ISSA Media Director Jeff Cross, the discussion focuses on how to maximize cleaning with your staff, ways to identify weak areas of building cleaning and maintenance, and how to do more with shrinking budgets and reduced staff.
How Facility Executives Can Combat the Outsourcing Threat
Even before COVID-19, outsourcing cleaning was a growing trend in schools, colleges, universities, and large venues everywhere. Typically replacing in-house teams with hired contractors occurs when the institution’s executive team …
Bonus Content: Tackling Workforce Challenges
In this bonus video content for his cover article in ISSA Today magazine called Effectively Tackling Workforce Challenges, Mike Sawchuk speaks with Jeff Cross and discusses real-world solutions to major workforce challenges, which can be immediately implemented to keep custodial operations running smoothly. Read the article here: https://sawchukconsulting.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Workforce-Challenges-ISSA-Today.pdf
How Facility Management Executives Can Avoid the $1.2 Million Mistake
When it comes to making changes, many facility management executives overseeing in-house cleaning operations focus on products, procedures, and protocols. These are the first places they look to make everything …