Tag: advice

Michael Patterson, left, shakes hands with Dub Hayes to close their business deal. PHOTO: MICHAEL PATTERSON

5 questions with Michael Patterson, Pest Pro Solutions

March 26, 2019 By
Michael Patterson, owner of Pest Pro Solutions, Shelbina, Mo., has an unusual tale of acquiring his company. Read more»
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Advising customers with bed bugs

August 27, 2018 By
What’s the most important piece of information/advice to give a customer with bed bugs? Read more»
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Water solutions for Schopen Pest’s headquarters

July 9, 2018 By
How Schopen Pest Solutions is tackling a water problem at their new headquarters. Read more»
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Water issues at Schopen Pest’s new headquarters

July 2, 2018 By
Tackling a water problem at Schopen Pest Solutions' new building. Read more»
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Protect your techs from dog bites

June 25, 2018 By
Here’s what some PMP Magazine contributors suggest as ways to protect you and your technicians from dog bites while on service calls: Stuart Aust: We always ask a new client whether they have a dog or cat prior to providing the inspection.... Read more»
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Avoid the bed bug blues

June 1, 2018 By
Here are some suggestions for good ways to ensure bed bugs don't hitchhike home with your technicians. Read more»
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Web Exclusive: True mosquito risk

April 30, 2018 By
On p. 12 of the April issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Frank Meek, Eric Scherzinger and Pete Schopen. But here’s what other PMP Magazine contributors suggest as a good way to convey the... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Professionalism counts

March 28, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the March issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Dr. Austin Frishman, Dr. Doug Mampe and Pete Schopen. But here’s what other PMP contributors had to say about why it’s important for service technicians to look... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Experts weigh in on joining groups

February 7, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the February issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Stuart Aust, Dan Gordon and Frank Meek. But five more of our contributors pondered the topic of “What are the benefits of... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Experts’ favorite technologies

January 29, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the January issue, you’ll see great responses from Frank Meek, Mark “Shep” Sheperdigian and Dr. Stephen Vantassel. But four more of our contributors weighed in on the topic of “What technology do you rely on most... Read more»
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