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All About Image: How To Improve Your Working Crews

All About Image: How To Improve Your Working Crews

Septic servicing is a messy business. Of course, the people you employ in your working crews are doing tons of hands-on hard work to tackle all those tasks that your company provides its customers. Things like cleaning out grease traps, servicing septic tanks, and sewer pumping require good old fashioned elbow grease and hard work. […]

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Organizational Strategies For Getting New Contracts

Organizational Strategies For Getting New Contracts

New contracts and maintaining the ones you have are the lifeblood of your business in the liquid waste industry. It’s very much a referral world, but you also have to be proactive about going out and getting new contracts. Keeping this as an ongoing effort with you or your sales team is important. Depending on […]

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5 Tips On How To Train Your Crews On Dealing With Customers Better

5 Tips On How To Train Your Crews On Dealing With Customers Better

Customer service is an important part of any business when you deal with the public. They can essentially make or break your company’s profits by word-of-mouth reference. When your customers talk about you, it’s with the goal of positive reviews. Obviously you want those referrals to come your way, so that you get more business. […]

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5 Reasons Why Your Company Should Sponsor A Local Little League Team

5 Reasons Why Your Company Should Sponsor A Local Little League Team

What’s the best pastime that America loves to watch and play? It’s baseball, of course! Nothing says summer and fun like getting out on the old ball field and playing a game with friends. Why not support someone’s dream of playing by having your liquid waste company sponsor a local little league team? These kids […]

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Throw The Best Employee Summer BBQ Bash

Throw The Best Employee Summer BBQ Bash

Summer is practically here! What that means in the liquid waste industry is that the work obviously still must go on, even though many of your employees might have their head in the summer clouds! Septic systems still need to get cleaned and repaired, but everyone should have a day for some summertime enjoyment with […]

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5 Signs To Watch Out For In Hiring New Crew

5 Signs To Watch Out For In Hiring New Crew

One of the biggest issues many liquid waste companies face is hiring and keeping good crew members. You would think that there would be many qualified candidates clamoring for jobs in the industrial sector, but that’s just not the case. You can sometimes get a sense of a person just by talking to them for […]

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How To Knock Down Your Insurance Costs For Your Employees

How To Knock Down Your Insurance Costs For Your Employees

Insurance costs are a sore subject all around these days. When you run a large or small septic company, it’s probably on your mind even more so. You want to be able to offer high quality insurance to your employees at a fair cost to your bottom line and for their benefit as well. The […]

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Monitoring Your Workforce With The Newest Tech

Monitoring Your Workforce With The Newest Tech

Sheryn Bates of Liquid Waste Management Houston is a champion for her employees. She says that one of the best ways to boost efficiency among your staff is to simply hire the right people in the first place. Obviously, from a management standpoint that’s the way to go, but when you have a large staff […]

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Keeping Proper Payroll for a Septic Contracting Business

Keeping Proper Payroll for a Septic Contracting Business

Payroll for a construction industry company should be a special consideration for management and ownership. The “boots on the ground” are much more difficult to find within the industry – the finite number of properly bonded and insured employees with the proper experience limit the amount of turnover that any company can handle. Management and […]

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Getting Over Payroll Humps in the Septic Industry

Getting Over Payroll Humps in the Septic Industry

Payroll issues are especially important to keep at bay in the septic industry because of the on-time nature of the industry. If you are a small business owner in the septic industry, you will need to monitor the payroll process on a regular basis in order to ensure the satisfaction of your employees, and as […]

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