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Friday, November 27, 2015


I am in the market for software that can be used for staffing/work loading, and costing. What are your recommendations?


Answer #1:
One of our members offers Cleaning Management Software that includes APPA times, ISSA times, and five levels of cleaning. It is worth a look, and a free 60-day trial is available from the website:
Many accounting programs offer job costing. You already may be using Quickbooks or something similar. Look to see if it is in there.
Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX Associate Editor

Answer #2:
ISSA, the industry’s trade association, also provides an easy to use product, (, that will quickly help you determine if you have the correct staffing levels.
Jim Peduto, President
Matrix Integrated Facility Management