Starting A Lawn and Garden Business – Just Do It

Starting A Lawn and Garden Business - Just Do It!   If you have ever read any books on, or gone to any seminars on "Business Planning" you will get the same old advice, that is, write up a business plan, do your SWOT analysis, analyse the competitors in your market place, etc, etc, etc. But all this is doing is just holding you back from what you should be doing, and that is, you should Just Do ... [Continue Reading]

Starting A Lawn Mowing Business – How To Build Your Own Successful Lawn and Garden Business in 30 Days

Starting A Lawn Mowing Business - How To Build Your Own Successful Lawn and Garden Business in 30 Days   If you are contemplating a change of career or you just want to earn additional income, then you have come to the right place! If you go over to the Free Report box on the right hand side of your computer screen, you can register (for FREE) for the no-holds barred Free Report called "How To ... [Continue Reading]

How To Build a $100,000 a year Lawn and Garden Business in 30 Days – for less than $300

How To Build a $100,000 a year Lawn and Garden Business in 30 days - for less than $300   or more simply known as, The "Nought To A Hundred K in 30 Days" Blueprint.   I am working pretty hard on getting this Blueprint (Report) together, spending a fair bit of my spare time putting together all the ideas and knowledge I have gathered over the last 19 years in the Lawn and Gardening ... [Continue Reading]

How To Successfully Market Your Lawn & Garden Business in Good & Bad Times – the Top 7 List

How To Successfully Market Your Lawn & Garden Business in Good & Bad Times - the Top 7 List... In these less than glamorous times we live in (with the roller coaster Global Economy), we should be forever mindful that Marketing our Business should be our Number 1 focus! In my mind, there are 7 Key Elements You Need to Successfully Market Your Business in Good Times & Bad. These 7 ... [Continue Reading]

How To Find Out If Your Customers Like You

How To Find Out If Your Customers Like You...   Just how do You know whether Your Customers value Your Service? The answer is in the asking, that is, by surveying Your Customers! You will never know how well You are performing if You never ask! You can forget about how profitable Your business is, if Your Customers are not happy! So the obvious thing to do is ask Your Customers how they rate the ... [Continue Reading]

How To Get More Sales

How To Get More Sales... Last week in "How To Improve The Sales Figures In Your Lawn Mowing Business" we spoke about the 3 generic ways that any business can improve its sales and turnover figures. These are: Increase the number of customers - ie getting more customers from an increased level of advertising and promotion Increase the frequency of sales to existing customers - ie customers ... [Continue Reading]

How To Improve The Sales Figures In Your Lawn Mowing Business

How To Improve The Sales Figures In Your Lawn Mowing Business... In any business, the sales number can be increased by doing the following 3 things: Increase the number of customers - ie. more customers Increase the frequency of sales to existing customers - ie. customers buying more often Increase the dollar value per sale - ie. putting your price up When you are looking to improve your ... [Continue Reading]

How To Write A One Pager Business Plan, and Achieve Your Goals Every Day

How To Write A One Pager Business Plan, and achieve your goals every day! Most people I know in the Garden and Landscape Industry (or Green Industry, as it is known in North America) don't have a Business Plan. This is really sad as so much more could be accomplished by business owners if they had a business plan to give them direction and drive to achieve more. I think the problem here is that ... [Continue Reading]

How To Get The Right Image or Brand For Your Lawn Mowing and Gardening Business?

How To Get The Right Image or Brand For Your Lawn Mowing and Gardening Business? I guess the first question we need to ask ourselves is how important is Branding to us, and indeed, what is Branding? Broadly, a brand can be identified by the name(s), descriptive term(s), sign(s), symbol(s) or design(s), or a combination of these things that help to identify (and differentiate) the products and ... [Continue Reading]

How To Market Your Business In Tough Economic Times – or anytime for that matter

How To Market Your Business In Tough Economic Times, or anytime for that matter! I guess everybody who runs their own Lawn Mowing and Gardening Business would love to know what's the Magic Bullet for "nailing their customers right between the eyes". In the words of Siimon Reynolds (the Aussie advertising and marketing guru), "what any small business needs (to be successful) is to focus on just 3 ... [Continue Reading]