Category: Commercial

Commercial
// September 5, 2019

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The cleaning industry has been growing consistently since 2009. It is now responsible for employing 3.5 million people in the U.S., according to a 2019 study by Franchise Help, an organization monitoring different sectors within the economy. Much of this growth can be attributed to the residential cleaning sector, due in large part to the…

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Commercial
// September 5, 2019

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In a study conducted by the American Pet Products Association in 2018, 68% of U.S. households have a pet, and 60.2 million of the pets in those households are dogs. As pet ownership rates rise, many businesses are becoming pet-friendly — from restaurants and hotels to sports venues and even yoga classes. Because of the…

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Commercial
// June 6, 2019

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If you’ve ever flown on a plane, you’ve probably looked out the window from the sky and noticed the massive amount of undeveloped land in the U.S. The amount might be even more than you thought. According to a study done by the National Weather Service, the U.S. is made up of 2.27 billion acres…

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Commercial
// June 6, 2019

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The food industry is growing rapidly throughout the U.S. Many people dream of opening their own restaurant to serve their creative dishes to the public, and one way these self-starters achieve their goal is by first opening a food truck or serving food from a cart. In fact, the value of the U.S. food truck…

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Commercial
// March 7, 2019

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Do-it-yourself projects have been on the rise over the past several years. However, this trend is not causing a decrease in the need for specialty contractors. It has actually had quite the opposite effect. Consumers are investing more than ever in renovation projects that require the expertise of a skilled contractor. According to Insurance Market…

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Commercial
// March 7, 2019

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Construction rates have steadily been on the rise since 2011. According to Statista, an organization that gathers and evaluates trends in the construction industry, more than $1.25 billion will be spent on new construction by 2019. With this industry growing exponentially, contractors are in demand to perform a variety of projects in 2019. The need…

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Commercial
// December 6, 2018

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Keeping up with the latest fads in fitness can be exhausting, leaving little energy left to actually work out. But 2019 is almost here, so it’s important to catch up on the trends and maximize the opportunity in the fitness sector. Group fitness studios have been on the rise over the past few years, as…

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Commercial
// December 6, 2018

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According to a Pew Research Center study, 74 percent of adults are considered lifelong learners. This is because 74 percent of adults have participated in an activity to further their personal or professional knowledge. On the professional side, 63 percent of adults have participated in professional learning such as continuing education credits, which are required…

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Commercial
// September 6, 2018

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As the weather starts to cool and fall creeps in, the holiday season is right around the corner. For many, the holidays represent a busy season for their side-jobs, but for others, like Santa characters, the season may be their primary source of revenue. According to MarketWatch.com, some Santa characters are able to generate as…

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Commercial
// September 6, 2018

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Determining whether an individual is an employee or an independent contractor can seem like a puzzle too complicated to attempt. Why decide at all? In fact, distinguishing between the two is very important in the world of contractors, specifically in the janitorial industry. Categorizing a worker as an employee or independent contractor dictates how an…

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Commercial
// June 7, 2018

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With summertime on the horizon, seasonal retailers are beginning to open their doors, while some year-round retailers are preparing for their peak season. The summer can be the busiest time of year for many retailers such as florists, ice cream stores, nurseries, garden supply stores and bakeries. According to Forbes, with retail sales expected to…

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Commercial
// June 7, 2018

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According to IBISWorld, lawn care is an $82 billion industry with over one million workers. Thanks to a healthy housing market, the lawn care industry has been able to experience unprecedented growth to reach these heights. This is evident in Lawn and Landscape’s 2017 State of the Industry, which shows that the median company’s revenue…

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