CLIP Lawncare And The Shrinking Effects Of H-2B Recently an “old time” customer asked me how CLIP Lawn Care, LLC in Maryland was doing. I responded, “Terrible!”. It has been a very hard year and a half. Right before the elections in 2016, Congress neglected to pass the “Returning Worker […]
It’s 2017, and it feels like we should be able to handle all of our communication via apps, text message, and email, but you still need to setup and manage a business phone system. 5 Reasons Why You Still Need A Business Phone In 2017 1. Likely 20% or more of your […]
The Spring madness gone and it’s time to iron out your systems and focus on your profits – and nothing can help find your full potential like CLIP! Knowing your employee efficiency, man hour ratings, and revenue reports can make a world of difference in your end of the year […]
Stephen goes over how to use CLIP2go with CLIPxe to speed up your recording process and get better more accurate information from your crew in the field.
Dave Tucker goes over the basics of using QuickBooks with CLIPxe
How do you setup Chemical application jobs? How do you keep track of weather conditions, quantities of chemicals applied, etc?
Dave2 goes over reporting and how to keep your reports clean and informative. GIGO means Garbage in, Garbage out. Make sure that you are recording the correct information (employee times, payroll information, # of times done, etc) so that you can get good information on your reports.
Did you know that you can buy pre-printed CLIP forms to use with your program? We partner with www.clipforms.com to serve all your business form needs from service invoices, to statements, to tax forms! Call them today to get 25% off and free shipping with your first order! What are […]
Do you have a lot of customers in collections still – even though it’s already winter? Is it time to send them to a collection company? Could you get more money by just waiting longer? What are the signs that show you that your customer isn’t going to pay? […]
In setting up your marketing plan for 2016, having a price list is key! Now that you have determined what your product is that you’re selling, you need to know what money you need to make for selling that product/service. Determine Your Man Hour Rating: Your first step in making […]
Sometimes in the Fall when the grass isn’t growing as fast or the wind just blew a pile of leaves down 5 minutes after your guys did a leaf cleanup a customer might ask you for proof that you were there. Your knee jerk reaction might be, “Fine, you’re fired!”… but […]
This is part 2 in a series going over CLIP Lawn Care’s books. In Part 1 we looked at CLIP Lawn Care’s income and Cost of Goods sold. This time we are going to look at their expenses. I didn’t like the output that Quickbooks gave me for this excel sheet. […]
Did you know that it can save you hours of time a week if you are just routing efficiently? When you first started your lawn company, you probably took any job that you could, no matter where it was located in your town. Sometimes that’s what you have to do […]