What Is Nonpoint Source Pollution?

The contaminants found in drinking water come from several different sources and two categories of pollution. What is nonpoint pollution versus point-source pollution? Nonpoint source pollution (NPS) is generally a result of precipitation, drainage, and/or surface runoff.  It’s often caused by rainfall or melting snow moving through the ground and making its way to your…

Reopening Strategy for Fitness Centers

In 2020, gyms, yoga studios, and other exercise facilities had to reimagine their setup or shut their doors completely due to the Covid 19 pandemic. Every health club and fitness facility is navigating the ongoing changes based on varying restrictions. Reopening fitness centers comes with the challenge of maintaining a limited capacity of people. It…

How to Save Your Business Money in 2021

Every year businesses set out to drive more revenue for their companies, but on the reverse side of the same coin is saving more money, too. As industries gear up for 2021, many businesses are considering ways to cut costs and rebound from the rough times of 2020 to become profitable once more. There are…

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Business

The space between the old and a new is when resolutions are made. Everyone may feel a little hesitant when creating new year’s resolutions after the year that 2020 brought us, but despite the ups and downs, it doesn’t mean we can’t all be hopeful and plan for the year ahead. Thinking of at least…

Employee Satisfaction in 2021

Employee satisfaction is essential to the productivity of any business. The more employees enjoy and are engaged in their work, the greater the result will be. This involves a combination of things, from providing competitive compensation to updating office perks to how much a person feels valued at the company. This regularly needs to be…

What an Additional Shutdown Means for Your Business?

Covid-19 brought many industries to a halt in early 2020, especially those in the hospitality sector, such as restaurants, hotels, and entertainment venues, due to stay-at-home orders by the government. However, all small businesses felt and continue to feel the strain of being unable to serve their communities at full capacity or at all.  Those…

School Reopening Strategy

2020 was not a kind year for anyone, with every industry feeling the negative effects of Covid-19, including schools. As we enter a new year with renewed hope for increased stability and a return to a steadier path, there are several factors to consider as businesses and organizations begin to reopen safely and effectively.  These…

What You Need to Know About Lead in Drinking Water

Tap water contains chemicals, pollutants, and other contaminants that make it way from the source, through your pipes, and eventually pouring out of your faucet. Lead is a chemical element that is one of the primary contaminants found in household faucets. Because of the use of lead solder in household plumbing fixtures, the chemicals can…

What Changes Hotel Guests Want to See Post-Covid

The hospitality industry has and is working on changes in protocols to make guests feel safe and secure as they begin traveling again post-Covid. These include a clear hotel communication strategy for guests, use of technology for a contactless experience, flexibility with cancelation policies, and marketing plans and incentives to welcome guests back. Even as…

How to Reopen Your Small Business After the Virus

The events of 2020 have required agility, heightened communication, and new regulations that have put small businesses to the test. To keep up and running during the COVID 19 pandemic, reopening business guidelines have been issued to ensure safety and well-being for both employees and customers. These include an updated cleaning and sanitization plan, communication…