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Mr. C
12-31-2004, 11:00 AM
I am getting ready to set goals for my company in 2005. I know goal setting is important to the success of every company. What goals have you set for the upcoming year and what was the criteria for choosing them.

12-31-2004, 11:58 AM
2005 will be year 2, so my goals are pretty easy.

Goal 1 grow business by 100% + (defined by revenue)
Goal 2 acquire 1 fulltime helper ( a good one) in March

Goal 3 grow net income at years end by 100% (Hopefully I acquired most of the big
tools I need this year)
Goal 4 focus on higher end commercial and resi properties (get rid of low paying mow
and blow)
Goal 5 move the business to my new commercial facility

12-31-2004, 07:50 PM
Will get rid of my mow and blows.
Focus more on full year round residential and try and fill the mow and blows with full service accounts.

I am however contemplating subbing my mow and blows to one of the new guys that I have recently come to like. Working on the paper work now to see if he is interested. I am really not worried since the mow and blows that I have are not quality oriented Just want it done.

The big one that I am contemplating is getting quick books pro and transferring all my financial and paper work to that rather than word documents. We will see I am pricing and looking at other alternatives.

01-01-2005, 12:19 AM
1 double my business (based on revenue, prices are going up). Have 35 accounts for sure now, would like to have 70 or 2K per week (solo operator). P.S. Lot of town houses.

2 Leave full time job ASAP.


Planet Landscaping
01-01-2005, 07:05 AM
My goal in 05 is to break the $500,000 mark payup . 1/2 a million? Who woulda guessed :dizzy: ? God Bless America :waving:

01-01-2005, 12:56 PM
My goal is to gross $8,000. I'm going to have to double the number of accounts to achieve that.

01-01-2005, 03:03 PM
My goal is to gross $8,000. I'm going to have to double the number of accounts to achieve that.

Is that per year?

01-01-2005, 04:41 PM
Simple goals. 1. Expand my business to 50 lawns solo. I have 25 now. I should be able to pick that many up in March alone. 2. Take better care of my finances and make smarter buys on equipment. 3. I also want to cut down on stupid expenses by taking my lunch with me and creating a better route so that I don't waste as much gas. 4. Do away with a few clients who live so far out that it eats up gas. 5. Concentrate more on a year round billing system with year round maintenance. I wish everyone luck with their 2005 season. As for me, I have about 2 months before my '05 season kicks in.

01-01-2005, 09:47 PM
Is that per year?

Yes. The reason it is fairly low (compared to others) is because I will be limited to the houses in my neighborhood until I get my drivers license half way thru the mowing season.