It has been more than 20 years since my husband and I started our full-service restoration company. Today, I have the privilege to meet and share tips with others who are starting up. The most common request? Lists for things such as contracts, equipment, procedures, any list to give a roadmap to success. My husband and business partner dug out our original start-up to-do list from his files as we celebrated our 20-year company anniversary and
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Organizing your schedule around the holiday season can be hectic. Tasks on your list may include buying and wrapping gifts, planning family dinners, volunteering at your local Christmas food drive, hanging up the lights, etc. The list goes on. On top of that, there’s the added challenge of navigating your schedule around COVID-19 restrictions. This means you may have to add safety precautions and make adjustments to your traditional holiday plans. Just like there are
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As children are learning to speak and communicate, we often say, “use your words.” An important soft skill that, as adults and restoration professionals, we should never stop developing in ourselves and others. The following excerpt is a brief description from childcare.net as to the importance of developing this skill: Use Your Words Teaching young children to “use their words” is a well-known educational tool aimed at increasing kids’ communication skills and teaching kids how
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In today’s modern world, it’s uncommon to find a business that has yet to utilize technology in its day-to-day functions. Technology is convenient, efficient, and limitless. It increases business productivity, enhances client communication, and fosters consistent growth.  From the experts at iRestore, here are 3 ways that the use of restoration management systems is crucial to the success of your restoration business.  Restoration Management Systems Better Customer Relationships Maintaining strong customer relations is a huge
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(Originally published September 30, 2020) Jon Isaacson and Lisa Lavender, M.T.R., M.F.S.R., M.W.R. I have three simple golden rules with a fourth to beware of that apply to the profitable execution of a scope of work. Get paid for what you do Do not pay more than you get paid Subcontractors Materials Manage your in-house manhours Mistakes happen and cost money; they must be managed to keep to a minimum.  Learn from mistakes and have a spirit of continuous
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It has been more than 20 years since my husband and I started our full-service restoration company. Today, I have the privilege to meet and share tips with others who are starting up. The most common request? Lists for things such as contracts, equipment, procedures, any list to give a roadmap to success. My husband and business partner dug out our original start-up to-do list from his files as we celebrated our 20-year company anniversary and
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restoration management system, restoration management software, restoration software
Organizing your schedule around the holiday season can be hectic. Tasks on your list may include buying and wrapping gifts, planning family dinners, volunteering at your local Christmas food drive, hanging up the lights, etc. The list goes on. On top of that, there’s the added challenge of navigating your schedule around COVID-19 restrictions. This means you may have to add safety precautions and make adjustments to your traditional holiday plans. Just like there are
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As children are learning to speak and communicate, we often say, “use your words.” An important soft skill that, as adults and restoration professionals, we should never stop developing in ourselves and others. The following excerpt is a brief description from childcare.net as to the importance of developing this skill: Use Your Words Teaching young children to “use their words” is a well-known educational tool aimed at increasing kids’ communication skills and teaching kids how
Restoration Business Development, Restoration Business Leadership, restoration business management   , ,
restoration management system, restoration management software, restoration software
In today’s modern world, it’s uncommon to find a business that has yet to utilize technology in its day-to-day functions. Technology is convenient, efficient, and limitless. It increases business productivity, enhances client communication, and fosters consistent growth.  From the experts at iRestore, here are 3 ways that the use of restoration management systems is crucial to the success of your restoration business.  Restoration Management Systems Better Customer Relationships Maintaining strong customer relations is a huge
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(Originally published September 30, 2020) Jon Isaacson and Lisa Lavender, M.T.R., M.F.S.R., M.W.R. I have three simple golden rules with a fourth to beware of that apply to the profitable execution of a scope of work. Get paid for what you do Do not pay more than you get paid Subcontractors Materials Manage your in-house manhours Mistakes happen and cost money; they must be managed to keep to a minimum.  Learn from mistakes and have a spirit of continuous
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