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Let’s look at your two big options going forward:
If you aren’t making a decent living after 18 months in business, it can only be one or more of these three problems: A) You aren’t charging enough, B) you aren’t doing enough volume or C) you are expecting too much too soon.
So how do you stop this thievery? The short answer - you can't. Not completely. You can and should make it harder to steal than not steal, but in the final analysis many techs currently are doing it.
Investing your time for maximum return is very important. In fact, at no time in your business will your time be more important right now than during your start-up phase.
We used to putz around with selling spotter kits, groomers, entrance mats, vacuum cleaners, (and bags for them) plus furnace filters, etc.
At the dentist, as you pocket your credit card, what does the receptionist always ask you after paying your bill? That’s right! “What day of the week will be best for your next visit?” You meekly ponder the question and say, “Tuesdays are good for me.”
Welcome to the third episode of Phenomenal Leadership Systems.
Should you offer credit card payment?
Sooner or later, you will want to add employees to your growing cleaning or restoration business. It may be something so simple (and yes, sad) as an aging body crying out for relief.