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Old 03-07-2007, 12:51 PM
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Do any of you guys have a mutual understand with your competition that you don't step on each others feet?
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I was talking to a friend who runs a lawn care operation about this in a way. For years he would knock his competitors to his clients and people in his community. He would bash their workmanship.

Then he got this new piece of machinery he knew other lcos in his area didn't have and he wanted to make more money on it by doing sub-contract work. And wouldn't you know it, no one would hire him because of all the years of abuse he put them through.

It just doesn't pay to do that.
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Good point
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