Successful Contractors Play To Win

Successful Contractors Play To Win

Play to Win  If you’re a sports fan, you’ve probably heard these two expressions:  “They played to win.”  “They played not to lose.” When sportscasters and analysts use the first expression, it’s always a positive comment. Teams that play to win are determined, they...
Facebook Business Page Updates: Advice For Contractors

Facebook Business Page Updates: Advice For Contractors

IMPORTANT: CHANGE YOUR FACEBOOK BUSINESS PAGE BEFORE MARCH 30th! Facebook will automatically “upgrade” your company Facebook page to the new Timeline design on March 30th using pieces of whatever content you currently have there. The new design and content arrangement...
Nexstar® Network Launches New General Manager Certification Program

Nexstar® Network Launches New General Manager Certification Program

By: Rachel Whitman, Nexstar® Network Events and Communications Manager It’s the final day of Owners’ Spotlight Series. Last night, we supported the Nexstar Legacy Foundation by sending Nexstar’s Tom Merriott, Tony Flaminio, Keith Mercurio and Lisa Schardt into a dunk...
Business Coaching & Mentoring At Owners’ Spotlight Series 2012

Business Coaching & Mentoring At Owners’ Spotlight Series 2012

By: Rachel Whitman, Nexstar Network Events and Communication Manager The past two days in Phoenix have been full of sun, friendship and fun. We began Wednesday with Boot Camp—a room full of contractors ready to change their businesses for the better. Nexstar Network...
Tips for Understanding Google Places Updates & How They Impact Reviews

Tips for Understanding Google Places Updates & How They Impact Reviews

A number of members have been impacted in recent updates to Google Places. It seems that these updated are taking place in waves. Previous updates have caused loss of reviews and historically most of those reviews reappeared within 1-3 days, but I have seen it take as...