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Are there more people quitting this year 2011...?

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by Exact Rototilling, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. tallrick

    tallrick LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 682

    A friend gave up lawn and landscape to start beekeeping. With high gas prices, increasing regulations and more refugees mowing the lawn business makes no sense. Strangely I am not seeing homeowners returning to mow their own though.
  2. GreenI.A.

    GreenI.A. LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,131

    I haven't seen a problem to much. For me it seems as people are putting in more hours at the office, they look at there weekend as more of a time to relax with the family are are willing to let go of a little money so that they don't have to spend more time wirking outside
  3. Landrus2

    Landrus2 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,021

    How can I quit there are no jobs out there
  4. tlc1994

    tlc1994 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 290

    Seems out here that the only thing people dislike more than paying money is mowing the lawn themselves.
  5. dishboy

    dishboy LawnSite Fanatic
    from zone 6
    Messages: 6,109

    That trickle down effect seems to be a deception eh?

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