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Face to Face takeaways from 2014

December 16, 2014By

One year. Five companies. Hundreds of takeaways. With the 2014 Face to Face series drawn to a close, JP Horizons President Jim Paluch pulled together Smart Company participants for a teleconference Dec. 12 to boil down some of their top observations throughout the year. Smart Companies are the sponsors of the events. The notion for Face to Face is for... read more

Train to retain

October 22, 2014By

While sales and customer relationships are the lifeblood of any service company, additional aspects of a business can help improve profitability with a relatively small investment. Companies that invest in employee training enjoy longer retention and experience fewer on-the-job accidents and equipment breakdowns. It might seem like an intuitive step, but many landscape companies don’t see the value or purpose... read more