COVID-19’s Effect on the Portable Restroom Industry

COVID-19 has had a multitude of effects on every industry imaginable. While coronavirus impacted the live events and entertainment industries negatively at first, the sanitation industry experienced a huge increase in demand. At the pandemic’s start, many people were desperate for an ample supply of hand sanitizer, surface disinfectants, and toilet paper. Now as time has

Employee Morale – Happy People Are Better Employees

Employee Morale Goes a Long Way

Last week we talked about what it means to be a leader. To recap, our leadership blog outlined what it takes to lead your crew to success, instead of on ‘bossing’ them into submission. Inspiration and personal touch are key to being a leader. Now, we’re taking those leadership skills and expanding on what they

Family Business – Resources and Guides

Family Business tips from Satellite PolyPortables

Owning a family business can be a great and powerful thing. The feeling of success from landing a new customer and knowing your family is taken care of is immeasurable. At the same time, we all know the interpersonal struggles that come from working directly with family members. It can be a real challenge to stay

Leadership Tips | Identifying Potential in Your People

Leadership Tips_Spotting a Leader in Your Business

During times of crisis, …and for many of us in day-to-day life, we try to pick out individuals we see as leaders. We do this for many reasons. Strong leaders can help motivate and push us forward during challenging times. Leaders can be described as – good listeners, motivators, creatives, hard workers, and charastmatic.. just to

Employee Recognition | A Competitive Advantage in 2019

Employee Recognition Sets You Apart

When was the last time you evaluated your employee recognition model? Changing and adapting your business practices can be a staggering process. It may even lead to creating an abundance of new work. However, when it comes to your employees, making the time investment is necessary. It’s important to remember that your employees are the foundation of

Argentina | Universal Water and Sanitation Access

Universal Water

As part of our international research, we’ve been looking at the sanitation standards and practices in countries from around the globe. Recently, our research has brought us to Argentina. Part of these investigations includes digging for vital information on the basic sanitation needs of the country. Conveniently enough, we found this article and thought it

2019 Economic Outlook and Its Impact on Portable Sanitation

2019 Economic Outlook Graph

The 2019 Economic Outlook and Its Impact on Portable Sanitation – By Karleen Kos, PSAI Executive Director. *The following blog was featured in the PSAI Weekly Newsletter January 16, 2019, Association Insights. We are two weeks into the New Year and the effects of our holiday eggnog have worn off. It is time to take

Community Involvement Will Set Your Company Apart

community involvement will help your business grow

As a forward-thinking company, it’s important to think ahead without losing sight of what matters most. Some would say, “do unto others as you would like them to do to you”. As operators, you may already feel that you are continually giving back. You’re on the front lines assisting in natural disasters; you help keep parts,