April 24, 2018
While looking to grow your landscaping business, you will come across different technology-based solutions with big promises. While some offer beneficial solutions to your business, most of them are simply selling you empty promises. Before investing in landscape management software (LMS), think of your immediate and future business needs and the offer from the LMS […]
April 10, 2018
Timely delivery of services in the landscaping business requires you to spend a substantial amount of time on the road transporting your workers, equipment, and materials. Some of the challenges you will face while on the move include unexpected traffic jams, road closures and in-experienced drivers using the wrong routes.
March 20, 2018
No landscaper opens a business so he can sit behind a desk all day, Unfortunately, that is exactly what happens to the more successful ones. Instead of being outdoors doing what they love – that is, getting their hands dirty – they end up doing paperwork.
February 22, 2018
The best landscape management software or LMS will give you the tools you need to run your business efficiently while empowering you to maximize the LMS features. While looking for an LMS provider, you need to find someone who offers a full-service system, customizable to your needs, with additional services such as team training for […]
February 8, 2018
When an entrepreneur first starts their landscape company, there is not a whole lot of material management necessary, in fact, the owner of the company probably just goes out and buys what he needs for that particular day. As the company grows, however, that day-to-day approach is simply not practical.
January 31, 2018
A growing landscaping business relies a lot on planning and organization as much as it does on the physical labor. Everything that goes on behind the scenes depends on the smooth running of the landscape management software.
January 19, 2018
Almost by definition, a landscape company is always “on the go.” This fact means multiple trucks and work crews at various destinations around town and an owner who often needs to be in two places at once.
December 21, 2017
In a growing landscape business, you need to start looking at your employees as human capital: everyone on your team provides economic value to the company through their abilities, skills, and knowledge. In most cases, you will find that 50 to 70 percent of your expenses go to your employees. Reframing your approach to labor […]
November 9, 2017
A successful landscaping business relies on proper planning and organization as much as it relies on physical labor. Serving customers goes beyond creating and maintaining beautiful landscapes, you must think of ways to improve efficiency, deliver exemplary customer service and manage your team better.
October 24, 2017
Getting your landscaping business off the ground was just the beginning. Now it’s up to you to help your business grow. Landscape management software can provide the platform you need to deliver better results to your clients and more efficiency to your team.