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Employee Handbook Mistakes…

Posted by on Aug 7, 2011 in Blog, Business and Marketing | Comments Off on Employee Handbook Mistakes…

Want to avoid lawsuits and protect your Company?  Your employee handbook can be your best defense or your best enemy.  Here are the common legal mistakes most employers make with their handbooks. 1.  Not staying up to date on changing laws.  Always update your handbook to comply with new and changing laws.  Also be sure to notify employees of the change and provide updated policies. 2.  Glossing over employee rights.  Some employers omit employee rights out of fear more employees will sue, but it is important to include them to avoid significant legal liability. 3.  Not clearly defining the...

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Is a PUMP a PUMP?…advice from Stump the Chump

Posted by on Jul 29, 2011 in Blog, Irrigation | Comments Off on Is a PUMP a PUMP?…advice from Stump the Chump

The majority of questions and requests for advice that I receive on a daily basis as I answer the phone from my “Stump the Chump” office, generally fall into two categories: What can I do to solve “situation explained” a poor performing irrigation system.  Generally the situation is a result of a marginal  installation or questionable design practices. Pump application and performance questions…..   Today I would like to share with you some thoughts on the pump questions and offer some up front considerations in an effort to make your relationship with a pump much more compatible. First,...

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BROWN MONSTER BUSTERS…Irrigation problems solved

Posted by on Jul 29, 2011 in Blog, Irrigation | Comments Off on BROWN MONSTER BUSTERS…Irrigation problems solved

How many have been faced with the “stressed out” call from “Mrs. Jones” wanting an immediate response TODAY for her irrigation issue….the lawn is drying out and turning brown????  With SMART controllers and options for remote access you can respond immediately from your own office and computer and take care of her needs…..without the high cost of travel and labor by your service team. ET Manager  from Rain Bird provides the ability to adapt any controller to become a SMART controller, linked to a local weather station it is updated to current conditions hourly, providing the ability to...

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Green Monster Killers…Summer Water Garden Guidelines

Posted by on Jul 29, 2011 in Blog, Water Features and Fountains | Comments Off on Green Monster Killers…Summer Water Garden Guidelines

Solve your summer water gardening problems with some simple steps.

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July is Smart Irrigation Month

Posted by on Jul 12, 2011 in Blog, Irrigation | Comments Off on July is Smart Irrigation Month

IA Offers Online Resource for Smart Irrigation Month    The Irrigation Association of Falls Church, Va., has launched an online toolkit to help water providers promote Smart Irrigation Month. The initiative, observed in July, encourages irrigation professionals to educate business partners, customers and water end-users about water efficiency. “Smart Irrigation Month was established to increase public awareness of the value of water-use efficiency during summer’s peak demand,” said the Smart Irrigation Month Committee’s chair Dave Magner, sales and business development manager for Rain Bird...

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Is Your Pipeline Full?

Posted by on Jul 12, 2011 in Blog, Business and Marketing | Comments Off on Is Your Pipeline Full?

Grow business by keeping your pipeline full.

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