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Welcome all new forum members. Please introduce yourself and tell us about you. Tell us about your company. How did you get started? How long have you been in business? What do you do for fun? Don't be shy, say hello! It's fun and educational to interact on the forum!
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hi my name is james im from lincoln Ne and i am just starting up a new lawn care business. this forums seems to be chuck full of helpful information and thats why im joining. hopefuly i can learn lots and make a successful business then help others later on
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What got you interested in starting your own lawn care business?
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Welcome to the forum James...I lived in Fremont for a couple years, and stil have alot of friends there. Heard its been colder than hell up there. I'm in Wichita, KS.
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James welcome to this awesome forum, If there is anything ask. I or Others will be glad to assist you. Steve has a very good forum going here. If there is anything feel free to ask.
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What got you interested in starting your own lawn care business?
Ive been interested in business and just diferent ways of making money since i was like 12 or 13 and ive been wanting to start a legitamate and profitable business. Ive been mowing my parents lawn for quite some time now so i started looking into lawn care and have found that it can be quite profitable. Im hoping i can start up a good business and maybe even pay for college with it
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That is fantastic! What kinds of things have you been doing to market your business?
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That is fantastic! What kinds of things have you been doing to market your business?
i havent actualy done any marketing yet but im in the process of getting some business cards and some flyers made
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Oh that is great! How do you plan on distributing them?
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Oh that is great! How do you plan on distributing them?
well im planning on goin door to door to distribute some. my dad is a doctor and owns his own practice so im gona put up a flyer at his office lots of potential customers go through there each day. im not sure where else i can put them but im planing on asking around local lawn shops to see if i can put them up there and ill also just give them to friends and family to hand out to people
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my dad is a doctor and owns his own practice so im gona put up a flyer at his office lots of potential customers go through there each day.
Can you put a business card holder on his counter? Also can you get his mailing list and send them a letter about your lawn care business?
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