how many days off

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by garth1967, Apr 18, 2006.

  1. garth1967

    garth1967 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 640

    for all those that run crews ,how many days do you have off or do you have a week or indeed hours do you spend doing book work invoices or banking
  2. Big M LawnnSnow

    Big M LawnnSnow LawnSite Member
    Messages: 217

    This time of year is busy.
    7 days a week around 16 hours a day.
  3. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    Days off...kiddin', right? Admin work is done in the evening hours.
  4. stuie

    stuie LawnSite Member
    Messages: 206

    You are a funny man Garth!!:) :) :) :) :)
  5. SWD

    SWD LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 988

    After working seven days a week for three and a half -years, I said no more and took off over Easter weekend. Still ended up doing papwerwork on Sunday for three hours though. GRRRRRR!
    As of yesterday, early afternoon, I went out and hired a part time secretary.
    She's not my type of woman, so no hanky panky, is younger than me (pretty much who isn't these days) and should be able to free me from some of this paperwork.
    I did this for three really good reasons-
    1. I needed help on data entry, the shear volume of reportables is annoying
    2. I needed to maintain a more active presence with my clients/crew
    3. I am not appreciably happy when I work on my ass crack in front of the computer - so the hourly compensation of the secretary is worth it to me so I can enjoy my evenings more.
  6. garth1967

    garth1967 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 640

    you are all mad i tells ya:hammerhead: :hammerhead:

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