Author Archives: Tomlinson Cleaning, LLC

About Tomlinson Cleaning, LLC

I've been cleaning Middle Tennessee homes since 2007.

Content, Value and Free Agency

I’ve learned from Kevin Miller that value comes from content and reliability. I think this is especially important in any service company. In residential cleaning company Tomlinson House Cleaning, LLC I concentrate on not just dusting a piece of furniture … Continue reading

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We’re Gonna Celebrate and Have a Good Time

I have just enough in checking to cover payroll and other necessities this week, but I am on  Cloud 9 as if I have a million dollars in the bank. It’s a new chapter in the life of Tomlinson House … Continue reading

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Business and Story

I’m reading a book called The Story Factor: Inspiration, Influence, and Persuasion Through the Art of Storytelling by Annette Simmons. I got it in the business section of Rhino Booksellers on Granny White Pike. It’s a remarkable book, and I … Continue reading

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Business and Relationship

My business plan is evolving. I have a written one, and Emily Cervenak is the wonderful writer behind it. The plethora of conversations that go on in the life of a business aren’t chronicled, and not all hours worked are … Continue reading

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A Team Approach

This morning in our meeting there seemed to me a good amount of talk about what differentiates my company from the competition. Our USP (Unique Selling Proposition) may not be that different, but here goes a little more horn tooting … Continue reading

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Residential Cleaning

Residential cleaning is no longer just for the rich and famous. I clean for middle class Nashville as well as Music Row, Belle Meade and Brentwood.  I won’t write for other services, but I charge by the square foot, so … Continue reading

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Delivering Excellence

One of my favorite followings on Twitter is @ValaAfshar. He is a well of rich wisdom. I want to take the time here today to share some “recent” favs. Every great team has a: 1. storyteller 2. designer 3. builder … Continue reading

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Starting Over

Congratulations to my University of Tennessee Volunteers for beating Utah State handily at Neyland on Sunday. We got to be there, and it was a ton of fun as always. There’s nothing like football time in Tennessee, and that drive … Continue reading

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In The Moment

Powerful things happen when you live fully in the moment. I’ve had many jobs I hated, so I  wonder sometimes had I done that in the work I hated what could have happened. I’m fond of saying hindsight is 20/20, … Continue reading

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Mercy

I want more comments than I’m getting here on my biz blog. I have the same problem on my other blog, but since I’ve been doing that one a whole lot longer, of course I get more comments than I … Continue reading

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