5 Hidden Barriers to Growing Your Landscaping Business

While many landscape company owners aspire to expand and grow their businesses—and their profits—most fail to achieve these goals, or at least not to the level of their expectations.

There's no denying that unique circumstances and uncontrollable changes in the market can [...]

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An Exciting New Aspire Offering: Dash Cams

In response to customer requests—and thanks to our partnership with FleetSharp—Aspire is excited to announce our latest product offering: Dash cams. Through the use of dash cams, you can now monitor the safety of your crews while also protecting your fleet of vehicles.

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3 Ways Software Can Increase Employee Engagement in Your Landscaping Business

Did you know boosting employee engagement can boost productivity by up to 22%? At least that’s what the numbers say, according to Gallup’s latest “State of the American Workplace” national poll. But that’s not all. Based on the data, the global analytics firm also found that [...]

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3 Steps for Supercharging Sales Performance

Are salespeople born or made? I think they're generally made. Some are born with some natural abilities, but it's a system that makes great salespeople.

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PPP Loan Forgiveness – Changes in New Law Explained

The Herring Group will be hosting a webinar to discuss the PPP Flexibility Act of 2020 on June 17, 2020 at 1:00PM central time.  You can register here.  As always, the webinar will be targeted to the landscape industry. 

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Driving up Your Revenue Using CRM

In the landscape industry, an account manager has two jobs: One is to increase retention through service; the other is growth through sales. These two are only possible through customer relationship management (CRM). Both a tool and a business practice, customer relationship [...]

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5 Steps to Recharge Your Sales and Marketing Efforts

“When an economic downturn or recession hits, there’s a tendency for companies to panic, and to cut back on their sales and marketing. But sales are to a business what gas is to a car: without them, you aren’t going anywhere.”

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How to Rationalize and Manage Overhead Expenses in Your Landscaping Business

 

Overhead is one of the four most critical financial investments a landscape manager makes to drive revenue and net income. But how do you know what is the right amount of overhead for your business?

In simplest terms, the right amount of overhead for any given level of [...]

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Key Financial Strategies to Implement Now in Your Landscaping Business

Greg Herring, founder and CEO of The Herring Group, and I recently came together in a webinar to present key financial strategies to help businesses rise above the challenges they’re currently facing. These strategies have been used through various economic downturns, [...]

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How to Survive the Challenges of COVID-19 on Your Landscaping Business

We are facing a global phenomenon that is unique. But in terms of our economy, we are not facing something unprecedented. We have seen downturns and survived them before. In my landscape career, we have experienced this at least four times (1989, 1993, 2001, and 2008). My [...]

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