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Bottom Line:Time Is Money

By Katherine Woodford

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Twenty-five years ago, contractors who owned vibratory plows and trenchers were “up town.”    More
Wednesday, August 1, 2001

How to Survive & Thrive Through Any Business Setback

by Willie Jolley

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Has your business ever had a setback? Of course it has. Perhaps your right-hand person    More
Friday, June 1, 2001

Retaining Quality Employees

by Julie Ferraro

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Hiring quality employees that remain with the company for extended periods of time has become a challenge for most companie    More
Monday, January 1, 2001

Catching the Legal Low Ball

By Tracy Powell

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As our society becomes more litigious, lawsuits that might never have been filed years ago are becoming more    More
Saturday, July 1, 2000

Software for Costing and Estimating

by Katherine Woodford

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One of the most difficult and tedious tasks to be performed by a contractor    More
Thursday, June 1, 2000

How To Succeed In Business While Really Trying

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Being a successful entrepreneur requires a keen understanding of the art and science of running a business    More
Thursday, June 1, 2000

A New Appreciation for Depreciation

Fully depreciating equipment makes long-term sense

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When it comes to equipment, you know what works best for your operation. Depending on the project, your irrigation and landscaping wisdom culminates in using the right machinery or tools to get the job done.    More
Wednesday, March 1, 2000 Tracy Powell



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Using Your Last Job To Sell Your Next Contract USING YOUR LAST JOB TO SELL YOUR NEXT CONTRACT by Susan Wessling Below, top to bottom: A back yard and area under a de    More
Wednesday, September 1, 1999

Leasing vs. Purchasing

By Shane Smith

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If you've ever had to decide whether to purchase or lease vehicles or landscaping equipment, then you've probably come face to face with the complexities of making the right decision.    More
Saturday, May 1, 1999

Automate Your Field Work

By Bruce Blau

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“It’s hard to find good help nowadays . . .” Yes, is an old, tired phrase, but nonetheless true. On a landscaping project, especially, its tough to amass the skilled manpower necessary to complete a job, according to many contractors.    More
Monday, March 1, 1999