Management http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6635/more en All Plumbing, Inc. wins 2015 Pulse of the City News Customer Satisfaction Award http://contractormag.com/best-practices/all-plumbing-inc-wins-2015-pulse-city-news-customer-satisfaction-award <div class="field-deck"> Virginia-based plumbing contractor earns the Pulse Award by providing excellent customer service. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Earning the highest possible customer satisfaction rating of five stars, All Plumbing, Inc. has received the 2015 Pulse of the City News Customer Satisfaction Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/all-plumbing-inc-wins-2015-pulse-city-news-customer-satisfaction-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/all-plumbing-inc-wins-2015-pulse-city-news-customer-satisfaction-award#comments Best Practices Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:58:00 +0000 415791 at http://contractormag.com WaterFurnace mourns the passing of President and CEO, Tom Huntington http://contractormag.com/management/waterfurnace-mourns-passing-president-and-ceo-tom-huntington <div class="node-body article-body">It is with sorrow that WaterFurnace International, Inc. announces the passing of its President and CEO, Tom Huntington, after a battle with cancer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/waterfurnace-mourns-passing-president-and-ceo-tom-huntington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/waterfurnace-mourns-passing-president-and-ceo-tom-huntington#comments Management Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:18:00 +0000 415771 at http://contractormag.com <p>Tom Huntington.</p> Mike Agugliaro of CEO Warrior to present at 2016 WWETT Show http://contractormag.com/business-development/mike-agugliaro-ceo-warrior-present-2016-wwett-show <div class="field-deck"> Business coach and home services industry expert to present on “Business Game Changers: Top 5 Secret Strategies for Massive Growth in Your Service Business.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mike Agugliaro, founder of CEO Warrior will attend and present at WWETT, the Water and Wastewater Equipment, Treatment and Transport Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/business-development/mike-agugliaro-ceo-warrior-present-2016-wwett-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/business-development/mike-agugliaro-ceo-warrior-present-2016-wwett-show#comments Best Practices Business Development Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:07:00 +0000 415741 at http://contractormag.com <p>Mike Agugliaro.</p> Grundfos appoints Vice President of Domestic Building Services http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-appoints-vice-president-domestic-building-services <div class="node-body article-body">Grundfos Pumps Corporation today appointed Nathan Olds as the Vice President of Domestic Building Services (DBS) Trade for the United States.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-appoints-vice-president-domestic-building-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/grundfos-appoints-vice-president-domestic-building-services#comments Management Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:50:00 +0000 415731 at http://contractormag.com <p>Nathan Olds.</p> We take water seriously http://contractormag.com/best-practices/we-take-water-seriously <div class="node-body article-body">Everybody in this industry lives and breathes the idea that the plumber protects the health of the nation, which is what makes what’s going on in Flint, Michigan, all the more troubling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/we-take-water-seriously" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/we-take-water-seriously#comments Best Practices Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:35:00 +0000 415371 at http://contractormag.com Jurisam/iStock/Thinkstock 8 Ways IoT will affect plumbing businesses http://contractormag.com/michel/8-ways-iot-will-affect-plumbing-businesses <div class="node-body article-body">As computing and communications power gets better and cheaper, more and more devices will carry microprocessors. This is the Internet of Things (IoT). It will have profound implications on everything we do. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/michel/8-ways-iot-will-affect-plumbing-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/michel/8-ways-iot-will-affect-plumbing-businesses#comments IoT Marketing Michel Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:21:00 +0000 415361 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock 7 Wonders of the estate tax-saving world http://contractormag.com/blackman/7-wonders-estate-tax-saving-world <div class="node-body article-body">Each of the “Seven Wonders” that follow identifies the asset (or like-kind group of assets) that an estate tax-saving strategy deals with.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/blackman/7-wonders-estate-tax-saving-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/blackman/7-wonders-estate-tax-saving-world#comments Blackman Taxes Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:03:00 +0000 415351 at http://contractormag.com WitR/iStock/Thinkstock Job management apps and lead service increases efficiency http://contractormag.com/feldmans/job-management-apps-and-lead-service-increases-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">A round-up of useful software and apps from our monthly technology columnists. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/feldmans/job-management-apps-and-lead-service-increases-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/feldmans/job-management-apps-and-lead-service-increases-efficiency#comments Software Feldmans Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:34:00 +0000 415331 at http://contractormag.com Stockbyte/Thinkstock Training for new technologies in the mechanical industry http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/training-new-technologies-mechanical-industry <div class="field-byline"> Steve Swanson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Want to train your staff? Read this first </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There is a self-evident need to stay ahead of technology. Probably the most compelling reason is that each new technology automatically triggers a new skill demand in a world suffering from a serious shortage of skills. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/training-new-technologies-mechanical-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/training-new-technologies-mechanical-industry#comments Best Practices Hydronics Systems Training Opportunities Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:10:00 +0000 415311 at http://contractormag.com Playing the field as business grows http://contractormag.com/schwartz/playing-field-business-grows <div class="node-body article-body">Finding and keeping good people is always a tough job. Given the present job market and the scarcity of good tradesmen, it's even tougher. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/schwartz/playing-field-business-grows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/schwartz/playing-field-business-grows#comments Schwartz Management Registered User Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:06:00 +0000 415321 at http://contractormag.com