Computer Workstations – Staying Productive During a Commercial Relocation

Welcome to the third installment of our three-part series, “Staying Productive During a Commercial Move.” We previously discussed the Spider Crane and the Boxless Move. Today, we would like to discuss how we handle Computer Workstations. In our experience, companies view corporate downtime from 5:00 P.M. on Friday to 8:30 A.M. on Monday. To us, corporate downtime is not just when the mover is there, but the time your employees spend preparing for a move and unpacking after the move. To create a more efficient commercial move, we’ve developed a system where we minimize employee downtime and risk of damage. […]

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3 Common Hiring and Training Questions During the Busy Season

We are currently in the busy season for residential moving and we would like to discuss our hiring and training practices during the summer. We treat the summer hires the same way we treat all hires throughout the year. We understand the importance of trust between the customer and the mover and we would never want to break that trust. Here are three common concerns we hear during the summer months. Concern – Do all employees receive training?

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Protecting Customers From Moving Day Surprises – MoveChat

On the third Thursday of the month, movers from across North America participate in a discussion on Twitter, called MoveChat, where stories, tips, and advice are shared. Every chat, we discuss a specific part of the moving process. This week the topic was, “Protecting Customers From Moving Day Surprises During the Busy Season” and what follows is an edited transcript of the discussion. To view all of the MoveChats or follow them live, simply log into Twitter and follow the hashtag #movechat.

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The Boxless Move – Staying Productive During a Commercial Relocation

Welcome to the second installment of our three-part series, “Staying Productive During a Commercial Relocation.” Today, we will discuss the Boxless Move and then we will discuss Computer Workstations. We previously discussed the Spider Crane. In our experience, companies view corporate downtime from 5:00 P.M. on Friday to 8:30 A.M. on Monday. To us, corporate downtime is not just when the mover is there, but the time your employees spend preparing for a move and unpacking after the move. To create a more efficient commercial move, we’ve developed a system where we minimize employee downtime and risk of damage. A […]

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The Spider Crane – Staying Productive During a Commercial Relocation

Welcome to the first installment of our three-part series on “Staying Productive During a Commercial Relocation.” Today, we will discuss the spider crane and in the next installments we will cover the Boxless Move and Handling Computer Stations. In our experience, companies view corporate downtime from 5:00 P.M. on Friday to 8:30 A.M. on Monday. To us, corporate downtime is not just when the mover is there, but the time your employees spend preparing for a move and unpacking after the move. To create a more efficient commercial move, we’ve developed a system where we minimize employee downtime and risk […]

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JK Moving Receives Safety Award – Two Years in a Row

We are very proud of the training that every employee and driver receives because our training house and hands-on training helps keep our employees and your belongings safe. Last year we received our first Safety Achievement Award from Fleet Solutions. This year, we’re proud to announce that we have once again been awarded the Safety Achievement Award. Who is Fleet Solutions? Fleet Solutions manages our 15 member captive insurance group. (All 15 members of our captive have excelled at their safety efforts and programs.). Every year, Fleet Solutions performs an analysis of each member in the captive, by visiting their […]

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