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Old 08-19-2013, 11:40 AM
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Years in business

How many years have you all been in business? For someone that may enter the industry full time, it would bring a peace of mind knowing someone could make a lifetime career.
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:55 AM
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This is our 9Th year

It is a hard job ( I am 63 )
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Old 08-21-2013, 10:57 AM
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Old 08-21-2013, 11:14 AM
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This has been my only job, started right after high school and never looked back.
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Old 08-21-2013, 11:56 AM
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Old 08-21-2013, 12:23 PM
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22 years of hard labor
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Old 08-21-2013, 04:34 PM
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I'm in it for 20 with out parole insight :-(
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Old 08-21-2013, 05:19 PM
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I've had my own business since 1997, worked for a lawn care company before that. Should have stayed in the military. lol Joking! Not much of a family life being away so much.
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Old 08-21-2013, 05:43 PM
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This is my 6th season, I also had a lawn business in the early 1990s for 4 years.

I plan on doing this till I Expire
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:01 PM
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