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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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Insurance Concerns for Pumpers/Septic Contractors

Insurance Concerns for Pumpers/Septic Contractors

Companies benefit in many ways from a proper relationship with an insurance company; however, having good insurance is especially important to owners of pumpers and septic contractors. The potential downside that insurance covers for this industry is well worth the premium levied, and the protection given can save a business. Below are a few of [...]

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Improving Restroom Contracting Options in a Housing Boom

Improving Restroom Contracting Options in a Housing Boom

Contractors have a unique opportunity to participate in the new economy that is rising out of the ashes of the 2008 housing crisis. Housing starts have completely recovered from that time, and well-placed contractors are taking full advantage of that fact. How do you leverage your current connections and information to get your piece of [...]

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Tips for Expanding your Business

Tips for Expanding your Business

Most everyone that starts a business begins with a vision, a mental picture of where you are when starting and, more importantly, what you expect your business to develop into and where you want to be at some point in the future. Projecting into the future is based on your aspirations and the long-term business [...]

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Top Smartphone Apps for Small Businesses

Top Smartphone Apps for Small Businesses

Almost everyone has a Smartphone these days, and savvy business owners know how to take advantage of their mobiles in order to advance their business interests. When it comes to “apps” that can be downloaded, however, there are literally millions, with billions of people downloading them, and so it gets confusing trying to determine which [...]

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