Anyone running a service industry business, whether it’s in landscaping and lawn care, asphalt maintenance and seal coating, snow removal, irrigation, or whatever it is you do, unless you had investors, you probably had to start slow. Gear 1 – The Slow Start You have to start somewhere, and most companies start slow, with a […]
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As we enter the last month of the year, many contractors will finally have some time to spend thinking about strategy and how to run their businesses better next year. If your estimating process has been a guessing game rather than a professional skill, now’s the time to think about how to do it better. […]
To create the ultimate selling machine, you need to build a system. Selling is the first touch for bringing revenue into your business, and for your business to grow, you’ll need to sell more work to more customers. Companies build consistent sales systems to make this process go faster and run smoother. If selling seems […]
Our Go iLawn / Go iPave Software helps Snow and Ice Management professionals estimate jobs, generate fact-based quotes, and communicate effectively with customers and crews. For Estimating: Measuring parking lots, driveways and roads to produce estimates for snow and ice management can be a time consuming, laborious process- especially if you’re doing it on-site with a measuring […]
Every October, we head to the GIE+EXPO in Louisville to meet with our customers and see the Green Industry’s newest advancements in equipment, processes and technology. This year, we came away with some new insights, and, a week later, we’re ready to share them with you. Environmental Factors Matter. GIE+EXPO 2018 had a bigger footprint […]
We’re gearing up for GIE 2018, so come to Louisville on October 17-19th and try New Go iLawn yourself in Booth #9055. GIE is one place we meet people who don’t know about Go iLawn. And when we tell them what it does, we sometimes get the response… “Oh, so it’s ‘just like Google’” Well… No, […]
It has been almost a year since we introduced our new Go iLawn software, and every week we still get calls from longtime customers who ask us the same question… Why did you change it? They liked our Classic software. It worked for them. They didn’t see a need to change. And they aren’t always […]
Having trouble and looking for some direction? Since the introduction of our new software, we’ve found some tricks you can use if the system doesn’t seem to be working at its best. You can always call or email us for tech support, but to help yourself, try these things first: General Purpose: Check Your Browser. […]
The Sidebar in the New Go iLawn / Go iPave includes your address, groups and print & save options. But did you know it also allows you to open a hidden set of project management tools we call the Project Tags Menu? To access it, open your project and click the + sign next to the […]