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Years in business

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by lcooper, Aug 19, 2013.

  1. lcooper

    lcooper LawnSite Member
    from n/a
    Posts: 9

    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.
  2. Skyking

    Skyking LawnSite Member
    Posts: 216

    This is our 9Th year

    It is a hard job ( I am 63 )
  3. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 12,342

  4. SRT8

    SRT8 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from CA
    Posts: 1,294

    This has been my only job, started right after high school and never looked back.
  5. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,742

    8yrs. Went full time in 2011. Never looked back b
  6. Charles

    Charles Moderator Staff Member
    Posts: 7,879

    22 years of hard labor:laugh:
  7. Dvasqz6

    Dvasqz6 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 45

    I'm in it for 20 with out parole insight :-(
  8. Sprinkler Buddy

    Sprinkler Buddy LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Florida
    Posts: 1,187

    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.
  9. larryinalabama

    larryinalabama LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 16,985

    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
  10. gcbailey

    gcbailey LawnSite Silver Member
    from WV
    Posts: 2,574

    8 years full time, 25 hours a day, 8 days a week...

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