Building an Empire ~ Rick Gelinas

Building an Empire ~ Rick Gelinas

Posted by Mikey P on Nov 22, 20141
Mikey’s Fest to play a bigger part at next year’s Experience show

Mikey's Fest to play a bigger

Posted by Mikey P on Nov 18, 20142
Making Content More Engaging-Ivan Turner

Making Content More Engaging-Ivan Turner

Posted by Mikey P on Nov 2, 20143
The Anatomy of a Successful Entrepreneur- Ivan Turner

The Anatomy of a Successful Entrepreneur-

Posted by Mikey P on Oct 14, 20144
Building an Empire ~ Rick Gelinas

Building an Empire ~ Rick Gelinas

Developing a cleaning and restoration business was not what Napoleon had in mind when the young man set out on his quest for world domination. And while there’s plenty of controversy surrounding the short man with an enormous ego - at the end of the day, no one can deny ...

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Mikey’s Fest to play a bigger part at next year’s Experience show

Mikey's Fest to play a bigger part at next year's Experience show

Attendees of the 2014 Las Vegas Experience Show know first hand how much fun, education and excitement the Mikey's Fest crew brought to "The Big" show.For those thinking on attending the 2015 show in Las Vegas/ The Mirage ( September 9-11, 2015 )will be glad to hear that we'll be ...

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Making Content More Engaging-Ivan Turner

Making Content More Engaging-Ivan Turner

We’ve talked a lot about inbound marketing on this site before, and unquestionably, a big part of any good inbound marketing strategy is creating content by blogging. To recap, inbound marketing is where prospects and leads come to you. A blog is ideal for this purpose because there’s a good ...

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The Anatomy of a Successful Entrepreneur- Ivan Turner

The Anatomy of a Successful Entrepreneur- Ivan Turner

In the sphere of business there are countless stories of success, wealth accumulation, financial freedom, life styles of the rich and famous and a life worth living that comes from outré entrepreneurs that appear to have the Midas touch. Once they have reached the zenith, their stories develop into an ...

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The Experience to top all Experiences!

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  Press Release: For Immediate Release – Larry Cooper, The Experience September 17, 2014 The 2014 Experience Convention and Trade Show had record breaking paid attendance at the Mirage Hotel and Casino on September 3rd through 5th, 2014.  The total attendance at this show exceeded 2500 people and was the busiest show on record for active attendees!  Along with many ... Read More »

Providing Carpet Inspections Can Lead To Increased Sales

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Something I’ve done for many years in my carpet cleaning business is to provide each new prospect with a Free Carpet Inspection. Why, and what exactly does a carpet inspection provide? Picture going to the doctor during cold and flu season. The doctor has a quick glance at you and within a minute he pulls out his pen and writes ... Read More »

Dryer Beware

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Dryer Beware Roughly 70 percent of the professional restorers that I personally know, began offering mitigation and drying as an extension of their carpet cleaning service. It doesn’t surprise me in the least bit, after all that is how I got involved in the restoration industry. Though I have no hard evidence industry wide of how many make a similar ... Read More »

3 Signs of a Miserable Job

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One of the most frequent posts on Mikey’s Board is the endless search for how to find good people. In 3 Signs of a Miserable Job  Patrick Lencioni he uses storytelling to make what could have been a boring book into an entertaining fable.   #1- Anonymity People cannot be fulfilled in their work if they are anonymous. Technicians need ... Read More »

Great advice for a new or struggling cleaning business..

We have an ongoing thread here on MB right now where some excellent advice is being shared on creating work “ASAP”.   Here are some snippets..   Well this just sucks. No whining, bitching or blaming from me. It seems I may have become a stat. I think I may have to shut down. I have done everything I know to do but ... Read More »