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Old 01-02-2012, 08:58 PM
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How was everyone's year? Anyone have any big business plans for 2012? I may be buying out my brother in law, who has about 20 accounts in Jamestown so that would be good! Trying to find the time and get my applicators license, and also working on some more advertising for this year!

I think we should see how many guys we get on here by March, and then set up a date to have a lawnsite day!
Took my applicator test with M+L this past winter and it was such a joke but its great to have
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Took my applicator test with M+L this past winter and it was such a joke but its great to have
Where can I get study material for the applicator test?
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Old 01-02-2012, 09:03 PM
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Where can I get study material for the applicator test?
They give you all the books to study from when you go there but most of the info is from what they tell you
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Old 01-02-2012, 09:20 PM
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They give you all the books to study from when you go there but most of the info is from what they tell you
Thanks for the info...
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Old 01-02-2012, 09:48 PM
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Thanks for the info...
Cant tell if thats sarcasm but I honestly wouldn't go wasting money on study material cause its not that hard and they tell you everything and only a tad bit comes from the actual book they give you
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Cant tell if thats sarcasm but I honestly wouldn't go wasting money on study material cause its not that hard and they tell you everything and only a tad bit comes from the actual book they give you
No, its not sarcasm Its basically a 2 day course with a test, I did not realize that they gave you all the info, thanks again.
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Yeah it was really kind of disturbing how unrelative it was.

we sat in on a class with a bunch of orkin and termite companies.

they didnt even mention grass once?

i guess i was kinda hoping to learn something.. all i learned was once your certfied your a target!!
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Old 01-02-2012, 10:38 PM
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ferris..

my year was pretty good i guess.

been reallly not trying to say much about it as i dont want to jinx myself!!!!

looking forward to some more growth this year hopefully..

probably going to try some door hangers and some face to face with some commercial props.

Im going to put some more stuff in my thread about some of the things i rented and did this year. tiny irish over there and i have done some stuff with each other when we loose our labor or we (me) get sick! it worked out very well !!

business plan ??? um grow more is about it
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Old 01-02-2012, 10:44 PM
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ferris..

my year was pretty good i guess.

been reallly not trying to say much about it as i dont want to jinx myself!!!!

looking forward to some more growth this year hopefully..

probably going to try some door hangers and some face to face with some commercial props.

Im going to put some more stuff in my thread about some of the things i rented and did this year. tiny irish over there and i have done some stuff with each other when we loose our labor or we (me) get sick! it worked out very well !!

business plan ??? um grow more is about it

Who you calling tiny, shorty?!?! lol
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Old 01-03-2012, 09:00 AM
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Yeah it was really kind of disturbing how unrelative it was.

we sat in on a class with a bunch of orkin and termite companies.

they didnt even mention grass once?

i guess i was kinda hoping to learn something.. all i learned was once your certfied your a target!!
What do you mean by a "target" ?
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