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The past 20 years have brought the idea of home delivery from the realm of occasional catalog orders to an everyday occurrence for American consumers. The advent of online shopping, a wider range of available products, and faster shipping have encouraged many consumers to opt out of visiting brick-and-mortar stores in favor of placing a quick order for various items they might need around the house. One area where in-person shopping has remained dominant, though,…

For pest control companies, the COVID-19 pandemic has certainly had an impact on the way that business is conducted. While most municipalities have deemed pest control to be an essential service, businesses still need to restrategize their business practices in order to remain efficient, profitable, and productive in the wake of the pandemic and moving forward. In last month’s webinar, Overcome the COVID-19 Impact on Your Pest Control Business, we explored the impact of COVID-19…

As a business owner, you have more than your fair share of responsibilities. Your primary goal, of course, is to provide your customers with quality service so that you can reach your full potential and offer your services to more customers. In order to continue operating and providing your customers with top-notch service, though, you need to take steps to ensure that your business is complying with a wide range of standards and regulations. These…

As the world works to limit the spread of COVID-19 and adapt to changing restrictions, routines, and best practices, one thing remains true: consumers and businesses still need to receive fresh food and groceries. While most people thought of grocery, food, and beverage delivery as a convenience even just a few weeks ago, many individuals and families now find themselves in a position where online ordering is an absolute necessity. Those who work in the…

While businesses across the country—and around the world—are taking measures to ensure their employees have the necessary resources to conduct business remotely, other companies are finding their business to be ramping up, particularly those who are a crucial part of keeping communities safe and healthy during this time. Cleaning companies fall squarely into this category, with many of the aforementioned now-temporarily-remote businesses calling in cleaning crews to deep clean and disinfect their office spaces while…

No matter what line of work you’re in, as a business owner your business goals probably include winning more sales and increasing profits. Your first thoughts when it comes to reaching these goals likely include marketing and promoting your business, but it’s important to remember that for the vast majority of your customers, your technicians in the field are the face of your company. With the added functionality of the right type of lawn care…

It goes without saying that if you run a business, you should consider customer satisfaction as one of your top priorities. After all, unsatisfied customers won’t call you up for service in the future, and they certainly won’t be telling their friends and family members to give you their business, either. Generating positive online reviews from your customers is one of the most effective ways that you can bring in more prospects and win more…

Every day, you work hard to keep the moving parts of your pest control business running smoothly. New customers, incoming orders, scheduling, routing, your technicians in the field, the materials they depend on… the list of things that demand your attention goes on and on. Handling the operations of your small business is no small job. To keep things under control, you might find yourself trying to stay on top of organizing files, jotting down…