About Bill Segroves

My words are not unique but I still try to make stuff. Sales and marketing guy @clipsoftware

7 Powerful Small Business Productivity Hacks

CLIP is pleased to bring you this valuable information from our partner, BluePay. BluePay offers secure and integrated payment processing solutions to fit the needs of small business owners. With its fast and reliable payment processing solution, BluePay is the preferred payments vendor for CLIP. As a small business owner, [...]

5 Steps To Creating A Facebook Business Page For Your Lawn Care Company

If you haven’t set up a Facebook page for your lawn care business, you may be missing out on opportunities to connect with your customers and get more business. I’ve said it before on this site,  According to Pew Research, 69% of online adult Americans use social networking sites, and [...]

CLIPitc Updates

We've made some significant updates to CLIPitc in the last couple of months and I wanted to take a moment to highlight them. If you're a CLIPitc user, you'll have seen the red dot above "New" in the very top menu.    This indicates that some changes were made in [...]

CLIP Live Webinar Feb. 20 – March 15

  In February, we'll offer a four week series of classes that will walk you through how to use both CLIPitc and CLIPxe in their entirety. Let us help you get the most out of CLIP so that you can shave some hours off your week and be as profitable as [...]

How to Use Instagram Stories: A Simple Guide for Lawn Care Companies

Instagram Stories came along last August and what seemed initially like Instagram trying to copy SnapChat has quickly become one of the most popular new social media tools to drop in the past few years.  Stories can be a massive boon to your lawn care business. What better way to [...]

Snow Plowing — Living Through Feast And Famine

Snow plowing tends to be feast or famine — it might be 60 degrees on New Years Day one year, and you might have 2 feet of snow the next year. How can you still make money while maintaining all that expensive snow removal equipment? We recommend doing what the ski resorts do [...]

4 Secrets To Extreme Profits In Your Lawn Care Business – Systems

McDonald’s, Starbucks, and other franchises can have locations all over the world and offer a similar experience no matter which one you visit. They’re able to do this because they have systems in place that can be used by the average person when they’re hired. […]

4 Secrets To Extreme Profits In Your Lawn Care Business — Motivation

Do You Have Trouble Motivating Your Team? Last week we discussed the first secret to extreme profit — The Perfect Customer. This week we'll tackle the next step; motivate your employees to strive towards excellence by using piecework. 2nd Secret To Extreme Profit — Motivation Here at CLIP, we get calls all the [...]

Switch From Hourly Pay To Piecework In Landscaping

As the season slows down, it's a great time to re-evaluate your pay system for your employees. Piecework is becoming a favorite new way to pay employees, and there are a lot of great reasons for it. If you're on the fence about paying your employees piecework instead of hourly, don't [...]

5 Reasons Why You Still Need A Business Phone

These days it feels like we should be able to handle all of our communication via apps, text message, and email, but you still need to set up and manage a business phone system. 5 Reasons Why You Still Need A Business Phone In 2017 1. Likely 20% or more [...]

GIE+EXPO 2017 — The Largest Show Yet

This was my first year at GIE+EXPO and it did not disappoint. The folks over at GIE were Tweeting for days, giving little facts about the show. — How large the space is, how many miles you would walk if you saw everything, even how many basketball courts would fit [...]

Would GPS Tracking Lead to Increased Productivity?

Are you considering GPS tracking to keep tabs on your crews? With technology expanding it seems that there are almost endless options to do so these days. You can have instant updates, notifications when they leave an area, reports about where they’ve been, and on and on. As the list [...]

INTEGRATING A SHOPPING CART

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WHICH HOSTING IS BEST FOR WORDPRESS MULTISITE?

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WHICH PLUGINS SHOULD YOU INSTALL?

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BASIC DNS EXPLAINED IN PLAIN ENGLISH

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HOW TO INSTALL A NEW AVADA UPDATE

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