LM Web Extras

Web Extra: Marty Grunder on building a board

October 16, 2018By

“If I had a popcorn stand on Courthouse Square, I would have a board,” said Marty Grunder, quoting one of his mentors, Clay Mathile, former CEO and owner of The Iams Co. His point? You don’t need to be a large company or wait until “you have your act together” before you create a board. Grunder, president and CEO of... read more

Destination Companies unite at Nashville event

October 3, 2018By

One landscaper shared his experience of running a debt-free company. One discussed his company’s initiative to hire veterans in response to the troublesome labor issue. Another brought up her company’s decision to hire a bilingual HR specialist to serve as the go-between for Hispanic employees. Despite the differences, all these companies had one thing in common: the desire to become... read more

Web Extra: SafetyWatch in Spanish (aerator operating hazards)

September 18, 2018By

The following is a Spanish version of SafetyWatch from the August 2018 issue of Landscape Management. It discusses aerator operating hazards. Find the original SafetyWatch in English here or see page 16 of the magazine. SafetyWatch en español: Los peligros del aireador de césped Hay ciertos riesgos asociados con la operación de aireadores de césped. Algunos de ellos son: Daños... read more

Web Extra: SafetyWatch in Spanish (generator safety)

September 18, 2018By

The following is a Spanish version of SafetyWatch from the September 2018 issue of Landscape Management. It discusses generator safety. Find the original SafetyWatch in English here or see page 16 of the magazine. SafetyWatch en español: Uso seguro de los generadores Es importante recordar los siguientes consejos cuando use un generador. Antes de usar un generador, debe asegurarse que... read more

Web Extra: SafetyWatch in Spanish (understanding loading, operating limits)

September 18, 2018By

The following is a Spanish version of SafetyWatch from the July 2018 issue of Landscape Management. It discusses understanding loading and operating limits. Find the original SafetyWatch in English here or see page 18 of the magazine. Safetywatch en español: Entender los límites de carga y operación Todas las máquinas tienen ciertas restricciones. Estas son distintas dependiendo de la máquina... read more

Web Extra: SafetyWatch in Spanish (Spread safely)

September 18, 2018By

The following is a Spanish version of SafetyWatch from the June 2018 issue of Landscape Management. It discusses spreader safety. Find the original SafetyWatch in English here or see page 16 of the magazine. Esparza con seguridad Los esparcidores de fertilizante se usan aplicar fertilizante y otros productos granulares a la superficie. Algunos de estos productos incluyen pesticidas, semillas de... read more