‘Getting to know you’ – Business Matters

Would you like to get to know our Managing Director, John Blasco? John recently spoke to Business Matters about who he admires and what inspires him in business. Please see the link for the full interview:

http://www.bmmagazine.co.uk/getting-to-know-you-john-blasco.1554

Hotelcare update release – Tomorrow’s Cleaning

Tomorrow’s Cleaning reports on Hotelcare’s successful first half of the year which includes the internal promotion of two Directors and extending the Hotelcare service into new regions. Full coverage at the link below:

http://content.yudu.com/A1th5h/TCAug2011/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=

Arantxa Gomedio Ruiz discusses the impact of daytime cleaning – Cleaning Hygiene Today

One of Hotelcare’s Directors, Arantxa Gomendio Ruiz discusses the business model for daytime cleaning and how the effective and efficient cleaning process could be adopted by other sectors. Read the full article at the link below:

http://www.diamond-media.co.uk/images/stories/emags/cht/201105/index.html#/20/

Arantxa appointment release – Tomorrow’s Cleaning / Tomorrow’s FM

Hotelcare celebrates internal promotions, Arantxa Gomendio Ruiz has been promoted to Director, previously Operations Manager. Please see the links below for a selection of news coverage:

http://content.yudu.com/A1s4h0/TCMay2011/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tomorrowscleaning.com%2F

http://content.yudu.com/A1rz11/TFMApril2011/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tomorrowsfm.com%2F

John Blasco discusses the training and education needs of the contract cleaning industry to retain staff – Cleaning Matters

Managing Director of Hotelcare, John Blasco, has contributed to the May issue of Cleaning Matters by offering his insights into the contract cleaning industry on how training and educating staff can have an impact on staff retention rates. Read the full article at the link below:

http://www.cleaning-matters.co.uk/stories/articles/-/training_education/training_education/train_and_educate_to_retain_staff/

John’s Business Wisdom – Financial Times

John Blasco’s Business Wisdom appeared in this weekend’s Financial Times, “Personal expression within teams is the key to staff development . Skills and knowledge only get you so far”.

http://www.ft.com/home/uk

Contract Cleaning and Facilities Management

John Blasco offers his view on the current state of the contract cleaning industry, he is finding that an increasing number of companies are outsourcing their FM and cleaning contracts as well as centralising purchasing for housekeeping requirements. John also points out how the rise of the internet and review sites has led to companies recognising the importance of cleanliness.

To read John’s thoughts in full as well as other key individuals within the facilities management and contract cleaning industry click here.
http://solutions.3m.com/3MContentRetrievalAPI/BlobServlet?locale=en_EU&lmd=1296044166000&assetId=1273676101017&assetType=MMM_Image&blobAttribute=ImageFile

Cleaning and Hygiene Today

John Blasco proposes his big idea of a ‘Culture of Best Practice’ for the contract cleaning industry to improve the varied reputation it currently holds. With ideas including an annual open conference for contract cleaners, hoteliers and industry officials as well as standardised levels of productivity and training, John explores the benefits and potential stumbling blocks.

To read the full article click here.
http://www.mpp.co.uk/emags/cht_february_2011_eBook/index.html#/24/

Tomorrow’s Cleaning

John Blasco’s article discusses the importance of staff training, motivation and retention within the contract cleaning industry as well as the practices Hotelcare implements to try and maximise staff loyalty.

Read John’s article ‘You are what you know’ on page 33 here:
http://content.yudu.com/A1qpan/TCJan2011/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tomorrowscleaning.com%2Findex.php%3FpageId%3D3

Tomorrow’s FM

John Blasco, answered 10 questions for Tomorrow’s FM where John thinks the future of Facilities Management will be a move for hotels in to centralising their purchases for housekeeping requirements and thinks the future will be most hotels outsourcing their housekeeping departments.

To read the full 10 questions click here:
http://content.yudu.com/A1q1ps/TFMNov2010/resources/55.htm


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