The Phone Call

hiring lessons tips May 05, 2021

It was a call every business owner dreads happening

*Phone rings*

“Hello?”

“Yes, this is Rosalynn.”

“Did anything seem to be off on the cleaning this week?”

 I answered puzzled, "No."

Finally, not able to handle the suspense, I go: “Sherry, can you...

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A Beautiful Business Captures Hearts

There is no single business owner out there who hasn’t dealt with discouragement, failure, and wonder why they started this business.

As much as I love cleaning, I didn’t wake up one day thinking, “oh, I want to be cleaner!” 

No, instead, I had my heart set on...

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Burnout

boundaries rewards selfcare Apr 01, 2021

I walked into my apartment, looked around, and headed for the couch. I knew I should try to make it to the bed, but I couldn’t get that far. How many weeks had I been burning the candle at both ends? Three? Maybe four?

I tried to sleep but could not turn off my brain. My accountant had told...

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A Headhunter’s Tips on Hiring Employees

If you’ve been in the business for six months or more, you know that business often is a see-saw. You either do not have enough clients, or you do not have enough employees. If you have employees but not enough clients, your employees won’t have enough hours. If you have an abundance...

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7 Lessons Over 7 Years

lessons reflections tips Mar 22, 2021

1. If you don’t trust your team then don’t hire them! (2014)

You can’t create a successful business without incredible team members; if you are stressing about someone, ask yourself if it’s legitimate or if you’re just being a control freak.

 

2. It’s a...

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5 Mindset Areas for Cleaning Business Owners

mindset Jan 21, 2021

There's something special about a New Year, turning the page, ramping up new ambition, shedding the pounds gained over the holidays, or dreaming of writing a phenomenal story in the coming year. 

As I have gotten more familiar with the coaching world, I see so many mindset coaches out there!...

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How to Save Money In Your cleaning business

finances money saving Jan 04, 2021

Every month set aside a specific calendar day to analyze your book. Yahoo! I’m sure that thought brings you lots of joy? Ha! Nope, if you’re anything like me, you would rather clean or meet new potential clients than bookkeeping. I get it. But it’s a key-must- do to move from...

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Three Lessons in Managing People

leadership management team Dec 03, 2020

If I were to say I was a whiz at leading people, I’d be wrong. Yet, there are some lessons I’ve learned while hiring over 50 people that have made a difference.
  1. You need to spend time around your team, participating in genuine conversations, and being a good listener.
At...
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Delegation The Key to a Checklist Completed

Uncategorized Nov 19, 2020

I got home to Abilene, TX, a night earlier from Louisville, KY. Friday morning, I moved the clothes from the washer to the dryer. I love being at home. A thought came across my mind. I can get other people to clean my clients’ homes, and even get a talented person to run my company, but I...
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Caution: Marketing Ploys to Watch Out For

So you’ve started your cleaning company, and are fired up and ready to get the word out ASAP. Or, you’re in the season where you are ready to scale your business because you’re feeling too comfortable where you are. I get it! I still enjoy looking at different marketing avenues...

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