Three Rivers, Pittsburgh PA – Industry Exemplar of Enduring Success

Three Rivers, Pittsburgh PA – Industry Exemplar of Enduring Success

The Three Rivers Power Sweep’s company has achieved exceptional success under its owner Leroy Stotler, a mechanical engineer turned entrepreneur. Stotler’s company has won numerous municipal contracts and has built a broad client base across the commercial and construction / industrial segment of the company’s operational area in the Pennsylvania power sweeping market over the […]

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Street Sweeping Brooms: Wafer Broom

Street Sweeping Brooms: Wafer Broom

From municipal streets to construction sites, street sweepers are used every day to clean up various types of debris. Operators have a choice in what type of broom they put on their sweeper. A popular broom option for sweeper attachments and road construction sweepers, based on their compact size, easy installation, and cost-efficiency, is the […]

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Millennium Maintenance & Power Sweeping

Millennium Maintenance & Power Sweeping

Here’s a story of an extraordinarily rare enterprise. The company advertises as “America’s Best Street Sweeping Contractor,” and it also promotes its Waste Services, Sanitizing and Disinfecting and Demolition Services. But, that’s actually just the beginning of the astounding list of specialized services offered under the Millennium brand. (You may need to sit down to […]

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Oakmont Capital Services Partners with YANMAR to Bring Financing  To North American Dealer Network

Oakmont Capital Services Partners with YANMAR to Bring Financing To North American Dealer Network

WEST CHESTER, PA June 2020 – Oakmont Capital Services is excited to partner with YANMAR to bring equipment financing to its North American dealer network. As a direct, independent lender, Oakmont Capital Services can offer YANMAR dealers and their customers low rates via virtual financing facilitated by a team of dedicated professionals. “Oakmont is thrilled […]

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Mind over Matter: Creating Resilience through Positive Thinking

Mind over Matter: Creating Resilience through Positive Thinking

In the Oscar-nominated film Shawshank Redemption, main character Andy is sentenced to life in prison for a crime he did not commit. Andy befriends another inmate named Red, and together they make the most out of life behind bars. Red observes Andy with curiosity and admiration; he notices that although his situation is dire, Andy […]

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Street Sweeping Broom: Strip Brooms

Street Sweeping Broom: Strip Brooms

The strip broom was designed as an alternative to the traditional tube broom. With interchangeable rows of bristle, the strip broom provides efficient sweeping, simple storage, ease of disposal, and simplified broom changeovers. The tube broom has been the staple in the sweeping industry for decades. The only problem is, they’re bulky and very heavy, […]

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8 Ways to Manage Difficult Workplace Discussions in 2020

8 Ways to Manage Difficult Workplace Discussions in 2020

Even in the best of times, problems in any business are inevitable. In the unique case of 2020, the challenges for small to medium-sized service companies across the business sector seem to be multiplying daily. So, as in all other industries, power sweeping businesses need owners and managers who are equipped with the necessary leadership […]

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9 Ways to Make Your Small Business Recession-Proof

9 Ways to Make Your Small Business Recession-Proof

When consumer spending declines, small businesses are at greater risk than larger, better-established companies. Smaller businesses often simply don’t have the financial wherewithal to struggle successfully through extended economic crises. However, by taking measures to prepare in advance for difficult times ahead, you can help your commercial power sweeping business become more resistant to threats […]

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Clean Sweep Indianapolis – The Toler Method

Clean Sweep Indianapolis – The Toler Method

Here’s an extraordinary and circuitous story that looks back through the past eight years of developing an Indiana industrial power sweeping business from zero. It’s about a young man with a truly spectacular work ethic and wealth of courage and ingenuity who recognized an opportunity and embarked on his entrepreneurial journey with only a broom […]

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Rebuilding Confidence in Uncertain Times

Rebuilding Confidence in Uncertain Times

As we work to adapt our businesses to the Covid-19 crisis, fear of economic uncertainty is looming. The Consumer Confidence Index (CCI), a national poll measuring people’s perception of business conditions, employment, and individual finances, continues to fall to historic lows (The Conference Board, 2020). Gallup’s Economic Confidence Index, a measure of American’s feelings on […]

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Coronavirus: 9 Things Small Business Owners Need to Do

Coronavirus: 9 Things Small Business Owners Need to Do

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a weird and unsettling odyssey, and business owners are setting the example — implementing the solutions on the ground that help mitigates the spread of the virus, reassure workers and families, and keep their communities safe. Of course, it’s also up to business owners to keep their companies financially and […]

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IDENTIFYING YOUR POSITION PLAYERS

IDENTIFYING YOUR POSITION PLAYERS

We wrote an article in the past titled, “Creating Your Team”. The short article focused on creating a team of competent contributors outside your business to help you identify ways to become more productive, identify growth strategies, and manage resources. Anyone, whether a sports fan or not, can identify with the “team” aspect. Putting your […]

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1-800-SWEEPER: The New Face of Safety

1-800-SWEEPER: The New Face of Safety

As we experience this unprecedented event in modern history, safety has taken on a new face. It is no longer enough to clean dirt and debris from parking lots and job sites to protect our pavement and natural resources, including the air we breathe, it is now more important than ever to focus on protecting […]

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