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Old 05-20-2013, 06:00 PM
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How do you keep guys busy through July-August

I always have a hard time bringing on a bunch of guys in the spring just to dump them after a few months. Is this just the way it is or do you guys have a way to keep them busy all summer long?
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Old 05-20-2013, 06:13 PM
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We do contract work almost exclusively.easier to plan and keeps you busy..
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Old 05-20-2013, 08:30 PM
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you should keep then onboard and just get done earlier during those months. most employees would probably enjoy that since it's the summer time. you will need them again when fall leaf jobs get here. just let them know their hrs may not be as much during july and august.
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:52 PM
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I take on 60-80 hour weeks in May and June for just that reason it give me and my guys 40-50 hour weeks all summer.
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:59 PM
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Even with several drouts over the years Ive never has a slow July or August.
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