Nichols Blogs

Do Clean Restrooms Signify Better Management?

Capitalize on the Nichols Advantage with our Restroom Solutions program. Do you need new tools to consistently maintain restrooms that leave a positive impression? Clean and healthy buildings create more productive employees, students more open to learning, guests more satisfied with overall products and services, and a company or organization image that exudes success. Statistics [Read More…]

Avoiding & Fighting the FLU…

As we close up January and kick start February… we hope your original resolutions made it past a few weeks, probably unlikely if you or a loved one had to deal with fighting the flu right? Given the very alarming spikes in the flu this year and the escalation in NoroVirus outbreaks, we loved the [Read More…]

2018 New Year’s Resolution Challenge #WeTakeNotice

A New Year’s Resolution Challenge… To Take Notice! It is so easy to take things for granted. And I’ll admit, I do it often. I take for granted that my car will run when I need it. It seems a given that my team mates will get the event invitations created,website updated and the eBlasts [Read More…]

Nichols Offers CITS to Increase YOUR Employee Retention

In the extremely competitive hiring market of 2017, offering comprehensive and diverse training options is just one way you can win over a potential candidate. And when it comes to clean and healthy facilities in which we work, learn, shop and play… it is important that our cleaning staff be as knowledgeable about their jobs [Read More…]

Are YOU Ensuring Employee Success with Training?

According to Best Selling Business Author Don Peppers, “…your employees aren’t really “resources” for your company. Your employees are your company”.  His recent LinkedIn article, “Harness the Power of Diverse Ideas by Relying on Engaged Employees” is a great reminder to keep hourly employees engaged in your mission and involved in problem solving. “So what have [Read More…]

Fun for Friday: Donuts to CHIPS… Finding YOUR Solution

Fun for Friday: Donuts to CHIPS Every day when your alarm goes off, does the retro commercial “Time to Make the Donuts” pop into your head? Whether you are “making the donuts” in a high-rise office building, an elementary school, a retirement village or a manufacturing plant… every facility seems to have its own unique [Read More…]

Back to School = Cold & Flu Fest ’17 ~ Wash Hands

It’s the first week of January, and our lovable little ones are heading back to school! Instead of passing the holiday treats around they will share with their schoolmates less than pleasant little critters… aka germs. We can never prevent all contagious disease spreading, but we can do our best to promote healthy schools! Did [Read More…]

Being Prepared… it’s not too late.

Being Prepared… it’s not too late. While we have a whole week until it is official, we all know winter is already here to stay, and with it, these oh so fun ice and snow storms. The only thing weather experts agree on is that there is no way to tell what this winter will [Read More…]

Prepare to Take Care!

Halloween is over, the Great Lakes World Series Battle has been won, and we are just scratching the surface of this year’s cold and flu season. As we move towards the holidays, let’s Take Care not to share more than turkey, cranberries and cookies! We all know that once the the cold and flu virus [Read More…]

#NFSM is a Prime Time to Learn More about Norovirus

September is National Food Safety Month, a time to focus on reducing the risk of Norovirus and Hepatitis A. NFSM is sponsored by our friends at TORK and ServSafe. NFSM is now in its 22nd year of promoting food safety with best practices and educational tools. Whether you are in the Food Service, Food Processing, Education [Read More…]