JANCOA Employee Newsletter

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New Book Defines Ten Choices Anyone Can Make to Impact Their Dreams

October 11, 2016 – CINCINNATI, OHIO – Mary Miller, CEO of JANCOA Janitorial Services, has released her book, Changing Direction: 10 Choichange-directionces That Impact Your Dreams.

The book outlines 10 choices anyone can make to impact his or her dreams.  Miller explains that by focusing on your dreams to improve your own future, you can change direction and accomplish almost anything you set out to achieve.  In the book, she states, “This is what I love to do—help people like you realize what they already know but are afraid to do anything about. More often than not, our instincts are correct. If you’re unhappy, you probably know why. What we need are tools we can use to change direction, take control, and undergo our own great transformation.”

The book is available through Amazon and Joseph Beth

JANCOA featured in Inc. – Help Your People Solve Their Problems

It boils down to one big thing: They’ve learned that the key to employee retention isn’t the job itself, but in how effectively the company improves its people’s quality of life. Read more here .


Live Happy 10 Practices for Choosing Joy, features Mary Miller

JANCOA CEO, Mary Miller, is featured in Live Happy’s new book, “Ten Practices for Choosing Joy.” In the first chapter, focused on attitude, Mary explains the importance of discovering and achieving your dreams.

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JANCOA CEO, Mary Miller, focusing on happiness leads to success

JANCOA CEO, Mary Miller, featured in Inc.

Once upon a time, Mary Miller was the co-owner of a janitorial services company who viewed every day at work as a war.

Cleaning up after people is a tough gig. It’s something that a lot of people do for money on their way to something else. As such, Mary’s company JANCOA dealt with huge turnover of their part time staff. It wasn’t unusual…it was the industry norm, in fact. But that didn’t make it any easier. Click here to read the whole article.

JANCOA in Live Happy Magazine

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JANCOA’s CEO, Mary Miller, is featured in this month’s issue of Live Happy, click Work Happy to view the entire article (Mary is quoted on page 63)!

JANCOA featured on Forbes

Picnic group shotMary and Tony Miller’s janitorial services company had no problem getting customers, but in the late 1990s, it was having trouble keeping employees. “We were growing, but never seemed to have enough help,” recalls Mary Miller, CEO of JANCOA in Cincinnati, Ohio. “Even our consultant fired us because he said we had a people problem.” Click here to read the entire article.


Pictured above is a group shot from the company picnic in 2014.

Dream Manager Program Featured in Contracting Profits

Contracting profits coverJANCOA’s Dream Manager program was featured in the May/June issue of Contracting Profits.  “The Dream Manager program is about inspiring our employees to really go after what they want in their lives,” says Mary.  “There are not too many people who grow up and want to be a janitor.” The Dream Manager is a program founded by Mary and Tony Miller that inspires JANCOA employees to pursue their personal dreams. The story has been told in the New York Times best-selling book, The Dream Manager by Matthew Kelly. Employees are encouraged to identify their dreams and take real action steps to achieve those dreams. Click here to read the article.

JANCOA Janitorial Services, Inc. Wins Bronze in Best in Biz Awards 2013

Recognized as Best Place to Work for culture that encourages employees to pursue dreams

Cincinnati, OH – December 4, 2013 – JANCOA Janitorial Services, Inc. has been named a bronze winner in Best Place to Work in Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.
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2014 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service

CINCINNATI, OH (November 2013) – Smart Business Network Inc. is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service program, presented by Medical Mutual of Ohio and sponsored by Smart Business, Duke Energy Center, Hughie’s Event Productions. At an awards recognition program held at the Duke Energy Center on January 23, 2014, 16 organizations and individuals of the non-profit and for-profit worlds will be recognized for their efforts and commitment to giving back to the community.

This year’s winners include:

Pillar Award for Community Service

  1. • Advance Pierre Foods
  2. • Centric Consulting
  3. • EY
  4. • JANCOA Janitorial Services Inc. Read the rest of this entry »