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American Companies

American Companies

American Companies, Kansas City American Companies is a success story of bold business modeling, spectacular diversification, and logistical genius. For professionals in the liquid waste industry, look here for inspiration, fresh ideas, supreme industry training, and an exhilarating story of the building of a site services empire—portable toilets of various types throughout the region—all starting […]

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How Not to Wreck Your Record Keeping

How Not to Wreck Your Record Keeping

Business owners need to follow best practices in essential record-keeping. That fact would seem to need no discussion. But, key statistical research findings indicate that today’s business owners need to increase their knowledge of standard record-keeping and legal requirements for business records. For some examples, in one business industry survey of 400 employers, 92% of […]

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Insurance Concerns for Your Company

Insurance Concerns for Your Company

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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Expanding Your Business: The Portable Restroom Industry

Expanding Your Business: The Portable Restroom Industry

The portable restroom business is booming. With the recent upswing in jobs all across America that have been specifically geared towards the construction and industrial industry, the need for these type of temporary “johns” is more prevalent than ever. Are you thinking about taking your liquid waste company to the next level? It’s easier than […]

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Customer Service: Scheduling, Job Completion, and Warranty

Customer Service: Scheduling, Job Completion, and Warranty

In today’s world, customer service is as important an aspect of running a company as actually conducting the physical aspect of the job. This is especially true with a company working in septic, sewage, and portable restroom fields as their services are required for sanitary and health reasons. When a construction building crew makes a […]

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Back Problems and Your Working Crews

Back Problems and Your Working Crews

Physical problems are an issue with any hands-on job. In the septic industry when your crews are out in the field on job sites, handling heavy hoses and digging, it can lead to all kinds of back problems that mostly have to do with repetitive motion. Plus, not everyone is taking care of their back […]

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Gearing Up For The Busy Spring And Summer Seasons

Gearing Up For The Busy Spring And Summer Seasons

Spring has arrived. Finally, right? You may have noticed that your septic business seems to taper off in the cold winter months especially around the holidays when people are less likely to make service calls. Now that March is here it’s time to gear up for the proverbial “busy season.” Getting your crews and office […]

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5 Tips For Preventing The Flu In Your Workplace

5 Tips For Preventing The Flu In Your Workplace

The flu has hit us hard this year. When you look at the statistics, the Center For Disease Control (CDC) says that there has been “widespread flu activity” this year. No kidding. It’s hard to turn on the television news without seeing a report on people that have died from this potentially serious illness. As […]

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New Tech For The New Year

New Tech For The New Year

Technology can be a beautiful thing. Advances in it can help you as a liquid waste company and owner hopefully save money, time, and even protect your employees and your business as a whole. You probably already use some fancy tech, like GPS in your trucks, but there are some other advancements coming your way […]

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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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