Diana Vollmer

Methods for Management (MFM) Inc.

Managing Director

Diana Vollmer is managing director of Methods for Management (MFM) Inc., a consultancy specializing in drycleaning businesses. You may contact her at dvollmer@mfmi.com, 415-577-6544.

Making the Solvent Decision (Part 1 of 2)

SAN FRANCISCO — Are you thinking of changing or adding solvents? Are the...

Energy Efficiency Good for Planet, Profit

SAN FRANCISCO — Small businesses are generally not very resource-...

Adding Alternative Profit Centers to Your Dry Cleaning Business

SAN FRANCISCO — The lifestyle changes of consumers (most notably more...

Make Your Existing Plant New Again

SAN FRANCISCO — You may be experiencing pangs of envy as you...

Learning Valuable Lessons from Wild ’N’ Crazy 2011

SAN FRANCISCO — What a year it has been! Much about 2011 was erratic—...

What’s All the Fuss About Haute Couture?

SAN FRANCISCO — Since the November/December issue of American...

To Share or Not To Share?

SAN FRANCISCO — Why would you want to share information with employees...

Sales by Any Other Name

SAN FRANCISCO — Sales, revenue, income … whatever you want to call it,...

Management Strategies: Face of Your Company

SAN FRANCISCO — Generally speaking, smaller drycleaning stores hire...

Evaluating An Investment

SAN FRANCISCO — Great strides have been made in the development of...

Designing And Redesigning A Plant

CHICAGO — We’re all under pressure to save money today. You’ve been...

Be Prepared to Shift Priorities

CHICAGO — A drycleaner’s priorities often seem to be in a constant state...

Good News Travels Fast

CHICAGO — Enough from the national press! If someone dies, they cover it...

When Cost Cuts Go Too Deep

CHICAGO — When times are tough, we cut back. We cut everywhere we can....

Working with Generation Y

CHICAGO — I often hear complaints about young people in their 20s being...

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