Make Good Use of Fall

Make Good Use of Fall

With October nearly here and the demands of summer winding down, now is a great time to take a look back at what you’ve accomplished so far this year and where you hope to finish. We take the time to do this at Grunder Landscaping Co. because it’s our last big chance to fix what we can for the season and to set ourselves up for success in the new year.

Steer Clear of Bad Advertising

Steer Clear of Bad Advertising

Quality work and effective branding and marketing can help you stand out from the competition, but don’t make the mistake of thinking those are the sole factors that determine your company’s image. n this week’s Great Idea, Marty shares what he recently witnessed a competitor doing, why it can cost you customers, and how to train your teams to represent your company well, on the clock and off.

When You Lose a Key Team Member

When You Lose a Key Team Member

There are few guarantees in business, but at least one thing is for certain: At one time or another you will lose a key team member—whether it’s to another company or industry, to retirement or another life change, or to firing—and how you prepare for this and respond to it can make all the difference.

In other words, have a plan. Here are four steps to getting there.