We know landscape pros are busy this time of year.
We also know if you wait until the off-season to focus on controlling and growing your company, you’ll never get ahead.
That’s why we’ve designed this webinar series to make the absolute best use of your time, with lessons you can learn without leaving your office. Featuring live video presentations led by Marty Grunder, president and CEO of Grunder Landscaping Co. and a leading consultant, our webinars will educate, entertain, and inspire you to face the challenges in our industry head-on. You’ll leave with clear actionable steps you can take after each session to move your company forward and the motivation to see your vision through.
Sign up today and join us for the live airing of each webinar or, if you can’t make the scheduled date and time, you can access a recording later.
The Landscape Pro’s Guide to Recruiting a High-Performing Team
Thursday, July 26
3:30–4:30 p.m. EDT
Are you struggling to find the dependable team members you need to enable your landscaping company to fire on all cylinders? Are you grappling with high turnover? Do you find yourself frustrated by employees who don’t seem to care about the work they do?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, this is the webinar for you.
Learn Directly from the Leader of an Award-Winning Landscaping Company
Presented by Marty, this high-energy webinar with live video will teach you, step by step, what you need to do to attain and retain a winning landscaping team. Marty will give you an inside look into the tactics his landscaping company, a leading Midwest design/build and maintenance firm, uses to find and field an engaged staff, along with an honest assessment of what they’ve tried and where they’ve failed and improved.
In short, this is straight talk from someone who’s facing the same challenges as you and finding a way to consistently come out on top.
Leave with Practical Solutions That Work
Marty will show you how Grunder Landscaping Co. finds talented workers and dive deep into the issues that matter most in a difficult labor market:
- Retaining your best team members by building a company you’d want to work for
- Defining your ideal candidate
- Reaching out to applicants in creative ways
- Interviewing for a culture fit
- Setting up new team members for success
Spend an hour of your day with Marty and get back the time you’re wasting on labor that doesn’t work. We’ll make it worth your while.
Building a Board of Advisors for Your Landscaping Company
Thursday, August 23
3:30–4:30 p.m. EDT
As a business owner, do you feel as if every major decision rests entirely on your shoulders? Do you wish you had a team of trusted advisors to give you honest feedback when you need it, help you to think in new ways about old problems, and push you to deliver?
Join us for this webinar and you’ll learn why building a board can help you move your business forward by leaps and bounds, and how to go about doing it for the best results.
Learn from a Successful Entrepreneur and Landscaping Pro
Marty will share with you the competitive advantages he’s gotten from his own board and teach you, step by step, how to set up your own. When done right, your board will provide you with real-world guidance, the motivation to think bigger and execute faster, and a good kick in the pants when you need it most.
You’ll Get Tactical Advice
- Why most landscaping companies can benefit from a board
- Whom to ask to join yours and how to go about it
- Rules of the road for ensuring you get the most out of your interactions
- Mistakes to avoid
We know the idea of setting up a board can seem daunting and time-consuming. That’s why we’ve designed this is hour-long webinar to provide you with the tools you need to easily and effectively get yours started and launch your company to the next level.
Time Management for the Landscape Pro
Thursday, September 27
3:30–4:30 p.m. EDT
Have you spent the last few months scrambling to get in as much work as possible, only to find that you haven’t been as efficient as you needed to be? Do you often feel so overwhelmed that you don’t know what project to tackle first?
These are feelings that our presenters know all too well. This month, we’ll talk about how to manage your time so you can make the most of every minute you have.
Many industries go through periods of high and low volume, but the green industry is especially notorious for its peaks and valleys. As a landscaping professional you need to be able to manage your time effectively so your company can be profitable enough during the busy season to sustain itself through winter.
Real Landscape Pros. Real Advice.
Marty will share strategies he’s developed to manage his time more effectively since starting his company more than 30 years ago. You’ll learn firsthand how to work with your own team to conquer the challenges we all face without wasting time or resources.
You’ll also hear directly from the Grunder Landscaping leadership team on how to run an efficient operation that keeps chaos at bay and enables you to get home to your family at a decent hour, even in the summer.
One Hour with Us Will Save You Time Later
In this fast-paced and engaging webinar, you’ll hear from experts who are solving the same problems you are. They’ll talk about:
- How having a vision keeps you focused
- Clearly defining roles to eliminate wasted time
- Empowering your staff—it’s a win-win!
- How automation changes lives
- Eliminating distractions
As we head into fall, this is the perfect time to take an hour for yourself to focus on how to finish 2018 strong and start 2019 even stronger.