Call Centreitis

Posted on: April 1st 2019    •    Posted in: General News

Agent absenteeism in call centres is an industry-wide problem, so you’re not alone. Stress, pressure and intensity – all are quoted as contributory factors but there is a cost-effective way to significantly reduce illness-based absenteeism – simply by improving your cleaning regime. Call centres provide the ideal environment for bugs to proliferate. Handsets, headsets and […]

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[VIDEO] A day in the life of techclean….. Mark Austen Interview

Posted on: March 25th 2019    •    Posted in: Uncategorized

Here’s the first in our series of mini videos of ‘a day in the life of techclean’ type things. First up is our lovely Mark Austen – head of techclean South East. Best Desktop IT cleaner in the world (probably!)….and, as an IT Infrastructure Professional by trade, our resident go-to Data Centre cleaning expert.

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Server Invaders

Posted on: March 1st 2019    •    Posted in: General News

Despite having the highest security around your IT – there’s one invader that you can’t keep out. One that could do more damage than even the most aggressive cyber-terrorist. We’re talking dust – the secret enemy of server rooms everywhere. Despite your best efforts, it sneaks in one tiny particle at a time and gets […]

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How many stars would you get for your workstation hygiene?

Posted on: February 1st 2019    •    Posted in: General News

Did you know 60% of illnesses are caught in the workplace, the majority of them from dirty computer keyboards and telephones? It’s not surprising, according to a recent survey by consumer magazine Which?, they often harbour more germs than the office’s toilet seat! Food for thought isn’t it? We get it, sometimes it’s more convenient […]

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My Name is Computer and My User Hates Me

Posted on: January 1st 2019    •    Posted in: General News

Computers have revolutionised the workplace banishing old technology like the fax, telex machines and the typing pool into the annals of business history. So why do we treat our desktop and laptop computers so badly? Whilst we love the technology that provides tech in the office and allows us to connect almost any where in […]

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Elite Franchise 100

techclean & other Bardon Group Franchises named in Top 100

Posted on: December 10th 2018    •    Posted in: Franchise

The Bardon Group’s portfolio of franchise brands has been successful once again in the Elite Franchise 100 league table. Business design and print specialists Kall Kwik finished in 58th place, while Recognition Express, techclean and ComputerXplorers all finished in the top 100 in 71st, 81st and 99th positions respectively. The Elite Franchise 100 is a […]

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Rhinovirus

Posted on: December 1st 2018    •    Posted in: General News

The festive season is all about giving and sharing – but the one thing that none of us wants for Christmas is a nasty cold! The most common viral infection we share with each other is technically known as Rhinovirus – rhine being of the nose and virus referring to the bugs that thrive in […]

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Make sure Norovirus doesn’t bug your business this winter

Posted on: November 15th 2018    •    Posted in: PC Cleaning

Nobody wants to be ill and possibly the winter virus we all dread catching more than any other is Norovirus, AKA the Winter Vomiting Virus. First up, let’s get one thing clear though. It might be widely known as the ‘Winter Vomiting Virus’ but don’t think you won’t catch it at others time of the […]

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