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Marty Grunder is president and CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and The Grow Group, based in Dayton, Ohio.

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A winning mindset Posted on 26 Jun 2019 in the 0619 & Current Issue categories.

With July just around the corner, many of us are nearing the end of our busiest season. I used to call these the 100 days of hell, given all the... Read more»

4 sales mistakes you can’t afford to make Posted on 12 Jun 2019 in the 0519 & Featured categories.

As we all know, sales are to a landscaping company what gas is to a truck — without them, and a steady supply for the months ahead, you aren’t going... Read more»

How to stay focused during the busiest times of the year Posted on 23 Apr 2019 in the 0419 categories.

My team at Grunder Landscaping Co. (GLC) in southwest Ohio is thrilled that spring is finally here, after what felt like an especially long, cold winter. We’ve scaled up our... Read more»

Grow with Grunder: Are you getting the most out of your bank? Posted on 17 Apr 2019 in the Blog categories.

Far and away, one of the smartest steps I’ve taken in recent years to move my landscaping company forward has been developing a stronger relationship with my bank. When I... Read more»

Grow with Grunder: Focus on your people first Posted on 22 Mar 2019 in the 0319 categories.

I am just back from Grow! 2019, the annual conference I lead for ambitious landscape pros. This year, we were fortunate to have Eric Chester — a leading expert on... Read more»

What’s your company’s “Super Bowl”? Posted on 20 Feb 2019 in the 0219 categories.

As I sit down to write February’s column, the New England Patriots have just managed to secure their spot in the Super Bowl for a third straight season. By the... Read more»