"Nothing to do with you....she'd have been squabbling with everyone that day so wouldn't read too much into it...... something else must have been bothering her. If you liked the job before, liked the woman, I think I'd have a chat…"
"I find that there are a lot of people out there that don't want to pay very much to have their garden maintained, but there are some people that are willing to pay a good rate, it's just a matter of knowing where to find them.
Two of our guys spent a day at a job yesterday carrying out maintenance for a client, I was very surprised to then get a phone call accusing them of 'not working a full day'.It later transpired that the woman assumed we had left early when she went…See More
"Is a bit frightening when you have no cash reserve with a family to support..... with 2000 flyers, even just 30-40 successes will keep you ticking over..... then you'll pick up the recommendations from their neighbours/friends. Not so sure…"
"Hi Darren. Don't worry too much about whether or not you will generate work. There is plenty out there for one man operations. Your flyering will certainly generate calls. A focus should be on the rate you are going to charge when you quote for…"
"Thanks for that Gary. I did contact Sparsholt a few weeks ago and they said they had no courses, but I would appreciate it if you could ask your contact.
I need to send our staff on a few short courses to keep them updated and increase their…"