I have witnessed way too many commercial lawn maintenace businesses that forget to take into account the costs of travel time when calculating a job. The less downtime your crews have riding between jobs in the truck, the better. I know...common sense, right? You'd like to think so, but sometimes commercial mowing businesses forget about these costs. You need to maximize the time your lawn maintenace crews are actually on site producing work and NOT sitting in the truck. How can you do that? Here are some tips:
Far too often we get caught up in the “busyness of stuff” and forget about what is really important in our lives. We often engage in strategic planning to create alignment in our businesses, but fail to do the same in our personal lives. When is the last time that you sat down and really spent some time thoughtfully engaging your personal plan and living legacy?