TAG: Mighty Oak Award

Recipe for success: Work hard, play hard, study hard

December 18, 2017By

I’m in awe of my grandfather. He lived the true American dream. He dropped out of school after his parents died and eventually built up a business that allowed him to ski the Swiss Alps in winter and retire a true millionaire (back in the days when a million bucks meant something). My grandfather taught me the foundation of being... read more

Success tips from 8 ‘Mighty Oak’-winning contractors

December 9, 2016By

Eight landscape companies were awarded Jeffrey Scott’s 2016 Mighty Oak Award, based on their performance and achievements. The honorees, who belong to Jeffrey Scott’s Leader’s Edge peer groups, were chosen for the awards by their peers. Criteria for winning are: Serving as a positive example to others in the profession. Working with the highest levels of integrity, ethics, and accountability.... read more