International Literacy Day
Each year 8th September marks UNESCO’s International Literacy day, which aims to raise awareness globally on the issues surrounding adult and child literacy. Literacy is not usually something you would immediately think of when it comes to cleaning, however, it is an important issue to be aware of in the business.
Regular readers of our blog will know that, at Jangro, we are passionate about training. That’s why we offer our award-winning online training programme, the Jangro Learning Management Solution (Jangro LMS), free to all of our customers and their staff. Our fully interactive e-learning platform has grown phenomenally since it launched; and the latest figures show a 175% increase in completed courses over the past year (and, if you include courses that are close to completion, that’s 300%). Continue reading
Part of our mission here at Jangro is to make high quality training as accessible as possible for our customers and their staff. We believe quality training is an investment in business, which boosts productivity, quality and safety. It needn’t be expensive or time-consuming – (just two of the challenges we often hear!).
Read on for our top 5 reasons why you should invest in training.
Health and safety awareness is important in any business, but especially so in the cleaning and janitorial sector. Health and safety law applies to all businesses, no matter how small.
Many do not realise that if they do not pay due attention to safety in the course of their work or cause injury or infection to someone else, they are personally responsible and may face prosecution. Similarly, organisations that fail to take adequate steps to ensure their own employees observe all relevant procedures can also be liable to prosecution.