A Healthy Obsession

As it is with many, if not most, small-business owners, I’m almost obsessive when it comes to tracking the financial health of my business. From the beginning, I have insisted on collecting daily – first at one location, and now three. Fortunately, with two sons...

Sharpen Your Business Focus in 2015

January 2015 It’s my pleasure to be able to serve as your chairman of the Coin Laundry Association’s Board of Directors for 2015. I’ve spent the last 10 years on the board and have had the opportunity to meet many successful people in our great...

A Time to Reflect A Time to Move Forward

Originally posted – Dec issue/2012 As I write this column in late October, it seems to be more of a time of positive activity than a time of reflection. I just recently returned from the Coin Laundry Association’s Excellence in Laundry Conference in Palm...

Help Your Staff Help Your Business

Originally posted – Aug issue/2012 Winning customer service is your self-service laundry’s best competitive advantage. It’s the lifeblood of any business. In fact, you can offer promotions and slash vend prices to bring in as many new customers as...