Ken Copeland Joins the DKI Team

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(ELK GROVE VILLAGE., Ill., Mar. 7, 2017) – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, announced their new Director of Business Development for DKI ProSupply Ken Copeland.  Copland began on Monday, March 6, 2017. Copeland brings to DKI 15 years’ experience in different aspects of the construction industry, including plumbing during his most recent profession as a regional sales… Continue reading

Why Choose DKI?

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About the DKI Network DKI is North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization with over 40 years’ industry experience. Boasting the highest standards required to join our network, we only allow the best of the best. Each of our franchise members meets stringent credentialing requirements unlike any other franchise in the market today. Built on Quality DKI’s core principles are… Continue reading

How to Develop Business Relationships with Remote Workers

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February 16, 2017 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC As you’ve read earlier this month, workplace camaraderie can help improve productivity. And, employees agree! According to The Conference Board Job Satisfaction survey of 2014, 60.6 percent of workers stated that those around them at work improve their work environment the most. So, if developing friendships in the office can have… Continue reading

Should you be Encouraging Friendships at Work?

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February 1, 2017 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Does your workplace support camaraderie among its team members? A joint study by management professors at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Minnesota shows that friends outperform acquaintances in work tasks. Friends are more committed, more likely to offer encouragement, and communicate more effectively with positive and constructive feedback.… Continue reading

DKI’s New Website to Provide Support in Your Time of Need

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(ELK GROVE VILLAGE., Ill. Jan. 9, 2017) – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, is pleased to announce its redesigned website: The site has a fresh, new look, designed to enhance usability for residents and businesses searching for local property restoration services in their time of need. DKI’s upgraded website is both desktop and mobile-enabled, showcasing large,… Continue reading

3 Tips to Finish Those Last Minute Projects and be with Your Loved Ones

3 Tips to Finish Those Last Minute Projects and be with Your Loved Ones

Dec 23, 2016 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC The holidays can get hectic – at work and at home. You may be frantically working to meet your goals and numbers before the end of the year. You may be caught up in the multiple projects adding up for next year. And, at home, you’re busy cleaning the house, running… Continue reading

Heat Safety in Winter

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Dec 9, 2016 By: Chelsea Haley, DKI Ventures, LLC Heating sources are a leading cause of fire deaths. Share these with your team to ensure you are taking certain safety precautions before attempting to turn up the heat. As the weather cools, our employees may want to turn up the heat in the office, including burning candles, using space heaters,… Continue reading

Do You Know the Truth About Lightning?

June 19, 2014 By: Zack Miller, DKI Ventures, LLC How much do you REALLY know about lightning and what it is capable of? Although it may not seem like a threat to our society, lightning is actually more deadly than you would think. According to National Geographic News, it is considered to be “one of the leading weather-related causes of… Continue reading