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Schopen’s 2018 year in review Posted on 31 Dec 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

My wife still puts together the daily deposits for our company. Recently, she was filling out the deposit slips for Nov. 5, and it took her four hours. Four hours... Read more»

Behold the power of policies Posted on 29 Nov 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

I hate holiday parties. I love the religious celebration of Christmas and spending time with my family — I’ll be in Mexico for Feliz Navidad this year. But office holiday... Read more»

9 reasons to be unthankful Posted on 22 Nov 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

I started to write a heartwarming article on everything I’m thankful for in 2018. Clearly, I’m thankful for God’s blessings, my beautiful wife, my kids, my ever-expanding company, my employees,... Read more»

10 ways to handle upset clients Posted on 02 Oct 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

Remember that upset clients are just expressing their emotions. Here are some tips to handle these situations. Read more»

Owners must anticipate, manage employee mistakes Posted on 24 Sep 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

Owners must always be prepared because it only takes a split second for a technician to lose focus and make a mistake. Read more»

Continuously train, and test, your technicians Posted on 07 Sep 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

Raise your company's level of training, education and professionalism. Read more»

Develop a plan to be successful Posted on 03 Sep 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

Once we determine what success means to us as individuals or as a company, we then have to develop a game plan for achieving it. Read more»

Water solutions for Schopen Pest’s headquarters Posted on 09 Jul 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

How Schopen Pest Solutions is tackling a water problem at their new headquarters. Read more»

Water issues at Schopen Pest’s new headquarters Posted on 02 Jul 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

Tackling a water problem at Schopen Pest Solutions' new building. Read more»

PMPs: Be generous with your industry knowledge Posted on 02 Apr 2018 in the Business & featured categories.

This is an exciting time to be in pest control. Read more»