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Winning in the Fourth Quarter

Yes, there is still time to make this a great year- here's how.


  The fourth quarter of the year is crunch time, mop-up time. The final three months is when some of you can (and should) score big and finish with a financial statement that makes the 2014 holidays special. You've met or exceeded your yearly budget and covered your overhead. Your game-tested team is familiar with your end-of-season plan and is motivated to make it happen.
  On the other end of the business spectrum, some of you may feel the only thing that will save your year will be the business equivalent of a Hail Mary pass.
  If you feel that way, don't ... (Read More...)

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CLEVELAND, Ohio - Despite windy conditions and the occasional rain drop, Project EverGreen kicked off its "Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids." Initiative October 7 in Cleveland, Ohio with the revitalization of the soccer field behind the Michael J. Zone Recreation ...More

10/20/2014 - Bayer Launches New Platform to Meet Evolving Industry Needs


RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - To better serve the needs of an ever-evolving and increasingly complex industry, Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, announced the re-launch of Backed By Bayer, a comprehensive platform with new and ...More

10/20/2014 - Scotts LawnService Buying Big Pest Control Firm


MARYSVILLE, Ohio - The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company announced that its subsidiary Scotts LawnService is acquiring the assets of Action Pest Control, Inc., one of the largest residential pest control providers in the Midwest. The transaction, which ...More

10/20/2014 - The Grounds Guys See Continued Growth in Third Quarter


WACO, Texas - After recognizably large growth last quarter, The Grounds Guys continues to grow in the third quarter of 2014, which spans from July to September of 2014. In July, The Grounds Guys sold three new franchise locations and expanded the ...More

10/20/2014 - Hyundai Announces J. Gross Equipment as Authorized Dealer in S.D.


NORCROSS, Ga. - Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of J. Gross Equipment to its rapidly growing dealer network. J. Gross Equipment will provide sales and service of Hyundai equipment from their dealership ...More


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