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Tag: employee management

Schopen Pest Solutions’ Observational Biologist Mark Berry proudly emerges from a crawlspace in Wood Dale, Ill., after an inspection. PHOTO: SCHOPEN PEST SOLUTIONS

Instill professional pride in your team

December 29, 2020 By
How do we, as owners, raise our techs from “bug guys” to true professionals? How do we create observational biologists? Here's a checklist to get started. Read more»
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Run Your Business: Small steps, small goals

July 31, 2020 By
Michael Broder illustrates the importance of creating a training plan for employees that include small, attainable goals. Read more»
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Build a pest control company with great employees

July 23, 2020 By
Bill Cowley, Co-owner of Cowleys Termite & Pest Services in Farmingdale, N.J., talks about how to create a professional, career-oriented company to recruit and retain great employees. Read more»
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Pondering the prevalence of profanity

May 22, 2020 By
I’ve noticed more people swearing, cussing, using profanity — whatever you want to call it. It seems it's becoming more prevalent in our day-to-day lives. Read more»
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Retain employees with benefits befitting them

April 14, 2020 By
Pete Schopen shares how the benefits offered to his employees have evolved throughout the years and the importance of getting employee input. Read more»
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Create your company’s culture with a conscience

March 27, 2020 By
Creating a company culture is the No. 1 way to build or destroy a business. An authentic culture creates and enforces a long-lasting, impressionable brand. Read more»
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New, free program for business owners regarding opioid abuse

March 12, 2020 By
Operation Prevention provides workplaces across the United States with no-cost, self-paced resources for the ongoing opioid epidemic. Read more»
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7 ways to appreciate employees

March 2, 2020 By
Implement these seven ways to recognizes employees at your company for Employee Appreciation Day and throughout the year. Read more»
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Improve your hiring, retention with data

January 16, 2020 By
Using data to improve hiring and retention is easier than you may think. Follow this four-step process to have the best team of employees. Read more»
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Rentokil Steritech acquires Johnson Pest Control

August 12, 2019 By
Reading, Pa.-based Rentokil Steritech, a Rentokil North America company, acquired Johnson Pest Control, Sevierville, Tenn. The acquisition was finalized in May, but announced in August. Terms were not disclosed. PCO M&A Specialists, a division of PCO Bookkeepers headed by Pest Management... Read more»