The BSCAI podcast series, Contracting Conversations, will present new ideas, solutions, and tips for contract cleaning and facility services. Each episode will interview a different business owner, entrepreneur, industry leader, or subject-matter expert on relevant topics and current events. Topics in this series will cover the industry’s pandemic response, as well as industry dynamics impacting contractors, customer insights, company culture, business growth, leadership, professional development, and many more.
We look forward to sharing these thoughts and insights with you!
BSCAI CLEAN Awards Inspire Greatness
Hear from Kathleen Bands, CEO of My Cleaning Service, Inc., Jamie Henry, CEO of Beeline Support, and Paul Taylor, CEO of ESS Clean, Inc., as they discuss the positive impact of BSCAI's CLEAN Awards on BSC business owners and their employees.
Executive Insights: Jim Harris, President of Janitronics Facility Services
On this exclusive Executive Insights episode of Contracting Conversations, Jim Harris, President of Janitronics Facility Services, discusses the future of the cleaning services industry, what makes a good leader, and more.
A Legacy of Excellence
BSCAI sits down with Tim Murch, President and CEO of 4M Building Solutions to dive into his rich history of working in the building services industry, what it takes to build a cohesive team, and more.
It Starts with Company Culture
On the second episode of season 4, BSCAI sits down with Brent Gleeson, former Navy SEAL and founder and CEO of Taking Point Leadership. Throughout the episode, Brent addresses his transition from being a Navy SEAL to starting his own business, the importance of building a strong company culture, and how BSC business owners can nurture leadership qualities within their teams. Brent will also be speaking at the Executive Management Conference in Louisville, Kentucky this April.
Professional Wellbeing in a Humanized Workplace
On this episode of Contracting Conversations, Rachel Druckenmiller, keynote speaker and founder of Unmuted, discusses wellbeing in our professional lives, how business owners can improve employee engagement, and what it means to truly humanize a workplace.
Lift as You Climb: Advocating for Diversity in the Custodial and Facilities Maintenance Industry
On the Contracting Conversations season 3 finale, Rachel Sanchez, CEO and Managing Partner, Prestige Maintenance USA, speaks to how she helped grow Prestige into one of the largest woman and family owned custodial and facilities maintenance companies in the nation, as well as how she advocates for women and diverse communities within the industry.
On this episode you will hear:
-How Rachel and her family built Prestige Maintenance USA from the ground up
-In what ways she is involved in the diverse supplier community
-How she advocates for women in the industry
-What she is most looking forward to as we head into 2022 and beyond
This is the janitorial podcast I have been waiting for! If you’re looking for quality information about how the pandemic is affecting cleaning contractors, you’ll be delighted by host Katie Jacobson and her skillful interviewing. Three thumbs up!