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Intelligent Hiring: The Assimilation Process

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

We all know that hiring quality employees is important. Now more than ever, it is critical to have the right steps in place to identify, qualify, hire, and retain quality team members, but in reality, it is always the right time for that.  Regardless of the current economy, you should always be looking at interviewing and hiring with a new, exciting and fresh perspective. While unemployment is down, you still need to grab on to some new blood for your team. 

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Tags:  business  hiring  landscape management  professional gardening services 

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Get Ready for the Future

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

If you make your living in the landscape industrmowing lawns, caring for gardens, laying pavers, installing irrigation, or just making the world a cleaner and greener place—then you need to read this story.  We must become more forward-thinking. From human-resource challenges, to the Lithium Revolution, to using highly advanced mobile solar charging systems integrated into your lawn trucks, let’s take a look ahead.

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Tags:  eco-trends  Irrigation & Green Industry  landscape management  professional gardening services  sustainability 

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5 Questions to Ask When Considering a Biological Control Product

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Ask these give questions when considering the use of biological controls on turfgrass.

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Tags:  landscape management  pests  professional gardening services  Turf Magazine 

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Keeping deer at bay at the onset of winter

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

Deer prove to be a challenge in the springtime when your customer’s yards are bountiful and beautiful, but with food sources becoming scarce in the winter, deer may frequent your customer’s yards even more often than usualDepending on where your customers are located, deer may not be a top tier threat. In areas where they are plentiful, customers know that the cooler weather and possible appearance of snow can make deer feast on just about anything.

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Tags:  deer  landscape management  professional gardening services  winter 

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7 Gardening Trends to Ease the Stress of Modern Life

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

Designing in the “wabi sabi” style and providing breathing room — space to slow down as well as to improve air quality — are among the garden and lifestyle trends predicted by the Garden Media Group for next year.

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Tags:  American Nurserymen  landscape management  professional gardening services  trends 

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Why Simplicity Rules for Younger Homeowners

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

Allan Armitage visits with nursery owner and builder, Jeff Beasley who reveals “The landscape/garden is also far down on homeowner’s lists. We are dealing with young people looking for starter homes. They want comfort, practical cost, and no maintenance.”

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Tags:  Greenhouse Grower  landscape management  marketing  professional gardening services  sales  strategy 

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Nine Technologies that Could Help Boost Your Landscaping Business

Posted By MNLA eNews, Thursday, October 26, 2017

In this day and age, staying on top of the latest technology is a critical component of guaranteeing future success for any company. Below are nine tips for using technology to boost sales and cut costs for your landscaping business.

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Tags:  business management  Green Industry Pros  landscape management  professional gardening services  technology 

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Survey Shows Why Homeowners Hire Landscape Services

Posted By MNLA eNews, Thursday, October 26, 2017

NALP’s Industry Growth Initiative commissioned research from Harris Poll to better understand homeowners’ usage of professional lawn and landscape services and to learn about consumer buying behaviors and perceptions about the industry.

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Tags:  consumer behavior  landscape management  National Association of Landscape Professionals  professional gardening services  research 

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Permission to Sell More

Posted By MNLA eNews, Thursday, October 26, 2017

Learn to recognize the signs for when you have an opportunity to turn a basic sale to the next level.

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Tags:  landscape management  Lawn & Garden Retailer  marketing  professional gardening services  sales  strategy 

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Will snow-melting concrete put you out of a winter job?

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, September 22, 2017

Scientists just developed snow-melting concrete. The research team at Drexel University found that by adding paraffin wax to concrete roads, the concrete melts snow all on its own.

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Tags:  Green Industry Pros  landscape management  professional gardening services  snow business  snow melt 

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