October 2021

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Finance & Accounting

Pay The Piper — Or Not

The rise of ransomware attacks over the last few years has created an extremely profitable criminal enterprise. What you need to know to reduce the risk of becoming a victim.

A Price Tag On Satisfaction

You can have a profound impact on your clients’ happiness and fulfillment level for $20 or less. You just need to empower your employees to spend the money.

Communicate To Dominate

Keep the conversation going, even when you’re not available to chat. Learn about automated ways to gain a competitive advantage in your market.

Extreme V

Mounting to Class 4-6 trucks, Buyers' SnowDogg VXXII is designed for the rigors of snow and ice management.

Winter Maintenance

Follow these tips to keep your winter equipment in tip-top shape so there are no mechanical hiccups when winter is at its worst.

Labor

The State Of The Independent Contractor

Recent changes by California lawmakers may be rewriting the definitions of what it means to be an independent contractor in your state. Here’s what businesses need to know.

Refocus Your Workforce

Employee disengagement can sink your business. Learn how to successfully address this issue.

Closer To Home

With everyone in a frenzy to fill their ranks before winter, ask your existing team how they can play a greater role in your snow ops' success.

ASCA Update

The Ongoing Storm Rule

For snow and ice management contractors, having proper procedure and contract language in place between snow pro and owner detailing a clear scope of work are the keys to a solid winter services contract.