Tag: employees

Vampires

Which Cities Would Dracula Dig?

To make finding the perfect place to live less of a pain in the neck for Dracula and his ilk, Lawn Love compiled its 2023 ranking of the Best and Worst Cities for Vampires.
Ruppert Awards

Ruppert Landscape Holds 2023 Awards Ceremony

Ruppert Landscape awards multiple employees during their 2023 employee appreciation banquet in Rockville, Maryland.
recruiting employees

Need Employees? Your Website Is The Key To Recruiting

When it comes to recruiting employees, your website can be instrumental to success. Make a plan, and build it well.
Carhartt women trades

“For The Love Of Labor” Grant Promotes Women In Skilled Trades

Carhartt created its "For the Love of Labor" grants to increase female representation in the skilled trades. Applications are due February 17. With the skilled...

Stellar Industries Transitions to 100% Employee-Owned Company

Stellar Industries, an employee-owned and operated manufacturer of high-quality mechanic trucks and cranes, tire service trucks, hooklifts, roll-off cable hoists, trailers and service truck...
Bobcat Giving

Giving Tuesday News: Doosan Bobcat’s Fall Giving Campaign Donates $250,000+

Doosan Bobcat North America (Bobcat) employees recently wrapped-up their fall giving campaign, exceeding total donation goals. The company donated more than $250,000 to local...
employee recruitment

Tech & Attracting Young Talent

Why technology plays a role in employee recruitment and retention. While there’s historically low unemployment rates and a lack of available labor in every business...
recruiting employees

Need Employees? Your Website Is The Key To Recruiting

If there’s one silver lining from the pandemic, it’s that growth has come more easily for many lawn and landscaping companies. However, the recruiting...
H-2B employees

H-2B: An Employer Perspective

This article is presented in conjunction with “H-2B: The Basics” and “H-2B: The FEWA Perspective.” Finding employees has become one of the biggest issues in...
Toro

Toro Horizon360 Business Software Available To Landscape Contractors

Designed to help landscape contractors increase the efficiency and effectiveness of their businesses, Toro® Horizon360™ business software is now available. Over the past 18...
employees

Business Management: Never Lose A Star Performer

There is one area of workforce development in which nearly every manager I’ve encountered is lacking. Certainly, many managers need to give more frequent...
COVID-19 crisis

How Is Your Company Helping During The COVID-19 Crisis?

For over 30 years, Turf has received support from lawn care professionals, and manufacturers and service providers to the lawn care and landscape...
landscape construction

Ruppert Landscape Recognizes Employees With Annual Awards

Employees of Maryland-based Ruppert Landscape were honored recently as the company presented its annual awards at a banquet held at the Bethesda North Marriott...
off-season employees

Staffing In The Off-Season

For a lot of lawn and landscaping companies, the off-season poses a unique set of challenges when it comes to staffing. Being a seasonal...
GPS tracking

GPS Tracking Provides Owner View Into Vehicle Usage

When landscape company and lawn maintenance work crews drive service vehicles from job to job throughout the day, how much can unauthorized long lunches,...
Ruppert Landscape

Landscape Crew Has A “Field Day”

It’s not uncommon for high-end landscape clients to spend six figures or more on a project. When Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Stone Mountain,...
bonuses

Employee Owned, Employee Driven

When Berry and Ruthie Edwards founded The Greenery, a landscaping business on Hilton Head Island, SC, they knew they wanted to approach things a...
business tips for lawn care pros

Six Essential Tips To Grow Your Lawn Care Business

Although providing high quality work is a must, any lawn care business owner can attest that delivering great work and staying on budget is...
ESOP

Employee-Owned Landscape Services Company Earns Carolinas Chapter Award

The Greenery, Inc. was named the 2018 Employee Owned Company of the Year by the Carolinas Chapter of the national Employee Stock Ownership Plan...
STMA

Touchdown Turf: Survey Studies What It Takes To Have A Winning Season

In a recent survey of lawn and landscape professionals, Environmental Science, a business unit of Bayer Crop Science, garnered data that emphasized what nearly...
ALB

USDA’s Most Recent Plans For Eliminating Asian Longhorned Beetle

Currently, 278.3 square miles are under federal quarantine for Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, and South Carolina. Here's what to look for.
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.
John Deere P-Tier

John Deere Debuts Five New P-Tier Models & Three New Attachments

John Deere introduces the 330 and 334 P-Tier Skid Steer Loaders, the 331, 333 and 335 P-Tier Compact Track Loaders to market.
Aspire Brava

Aspire Pavers by Brava Debuts Four New Paver Products

Aspire Pavers by Brava has introduced the Bullnose with Legs, Bullnose Corner, Transition with Legs, and Transition Corner new paver products.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.