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Archive for August, 2014

Do You Have the One Trait that all Successful Remodelers Share?

There are two types of remodelers in the world: those that are wildly successful and those that are . . . not so much. Well, over the years I’ve come to realize that there is one trait that the “not so much” group of remodelers are lacking. The good news is it’s not genetic. It can be…

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8 Tips to Running a PRODUCTIVE Meeting

Parking lots, traffic lights, scribes and soapboxes. Do you know what these four things have in common? If you didn’t say “meetings” then this is a must-see episode of PowerTips TV! Whether you have two employees or 200, meetings are a must-do component to operating a successful remodeling company. But it takes more than just…

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The No.1 Email Mistake I Know You’re Making

The No.1 Email Mistake I Know You’re Making

Every single touch with another human being is an opportunity for your company to shine. It’s a chance to differentiate yourself from the competition. And the out-of-office reply is the single most overlooked opportunity a remodeler has to be remarkable. Now, the amount of mileage you can get on this will certainly vary. If you’re new…

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The Most Overlooked Way to Increase Your Marketing Budget

Marketing is the grease that keeps the company wheel going. The better the marketing, the more leads. The more leads, the more sales. The more sales . . . well, you get the picture. But marketing programs cost money. In this week’s episode of PowerTips TV Victoria helps you find more money to do more marketing. It…

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Project Sweet Spot: Where Profits Are Easy!

Project Sweet Spot: Where Profits Are Easy!

Do you know what what kinds of projects deliver the most profit to your company . . . and do so on a consistent basis . . . and do so with the least amount of headaches? You should, because this is exactly the kind of project you want to repeat over and over and over again. This project takes full advantage of your…

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The Secret to Creating a Great Company Culture

On this week’s episode, Victoria gives you tips you can use to help ensure you have a fantastic company culture. And if you’re thinking, “why should I worry about that?” consider this: A great culture drives happy employees. Happy employees turn customers into raving fans. And raving fans, my friend, drive referrals. Something to ponder Have…

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Are You Ready for the New 2015 HVAC Efficiency Standards?

As you know, our primary focus on PowerTips is to provide you with tips, tactics, and techniques for building a strong, consistently profitable remodeling company. But sometimes we just need to make sure you’re on top of the latest industry news! This week we’re proud to have Stefanie Petersen with Ferguson to share the key changes…

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