TAG: hiring

High Performance: Hiring the ‘right’ people

March 9, 2021By
Game pieces with images of people (Photo: Demianastur / iStock / Getty Images / Getty Images Plus)

Phil Harwood explains how keeping company culture top of mind when hiring can help people find the "right" people and their "right" place on the bus. read more

What’s your plan B?

April 10, 2020By

Jeffrey Scott discusses the importance of green industry operations having a plan B in case of a situation, such as the coronavirus pandemic. read more

A Look Back: More than summer help

April 10, 2020By
March 1994 article (Source: LM Archives)

The March 1994 issue of Landscape Management offered tips for landscape pros to show students they’re more than just summer help. read more

LM 2019 Industry Pulse: Labor report

December 24, 2019By
While landscape companies say work was plentiful in 2019, it was often hard to find workers like those pictured here. (Photo: GreenSweep)

LM Industry Pulse survey respondents say 2019 was a good year for business but a struggle to find people to help complete jobs. read more

Editorial Advisory Board: April 2019

April 23, 2019By

Landscape professionals and industry consultants answer the question: What’s the best way to retain employees? read more

A Look Back: Still facing labor challenges

March 22, 2019By

The cover of the March 1995 issue of Landscape Management addressed a problem many landscape companies are still facing 24 years later. The magazine gave five criteria for determining the types of employees you want to hire: the type of work a candidate is looking for, the experience he or she brings to the job, why he or she applied,... read more