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11 Tips for Small Business Owners That You Probably Haven’t Heard Before

11 Tips for Small Business Owners That You Probably Haven’t Heard Before

Starting your own portable restroom business is a big, exciting challenge. It’s a time to gather up all the good advice you can get, and then go your own way. Of course, the wise new entrepreneur does keep all of the truly good advice swirling around his or her decision-making process along the way in […]

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Should You Outsource Accounting for Your Portable Restroom Business?

Should You Outsource Accounting for Your Portable Restroom Business?

Outsourcing bookkeeping, accounting and controller services has become an increasingly popular solution for small to medium-sized businesses today. Off-site teams of knowledgeable, well-skilled accounting professionals now support growing businesses across the United States. Improved accounting practices can help businesses operate more efficiently, grow faster, and increase profitability. For growing businesses, not yet in the size […]

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3 Serious Portable Restroom Business Mistakes

3 Serious Portable Restroom Business Mistakes

You’ve been working diligently to build your portable restroom business, but have found that business has become stagnant and sales are weakening. You’re starting to realize that combining a quality product, punctual service, and a polite demeanor apparently are not enough to keep customers coming back and referring you to their industry contacts. Here are […]

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10 Tips for Growing Your Small Business

10 Tips for Growing Your Small Business

An encouraging 59% of small business owners surveyed by the National Small Business Association’s last year indicated that they expect the U.S. economy to continue growing through this year. The NSBA’s 2017 year-end report also indicated that a high percentage of the survey respondents said they are very confident about the future of their businesses. […]

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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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