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Becoming an Employer of Choice The phrase “employer of choice” might be one of the most overused in all of our industry. You and your team want to be an employer of choice. I am an employer of choice. Everyone is claiming to be an employer of choice because of the benefit it provides. That benefit...
Pay Them Well and the Benefits Will Follow “Pay them well and they will come. Pay them well and they will stay.” As a business owner or leader, this is a phrase to live by, especially in an age where skilled tradespeople are few and far between. Another great maxim I’ve heard from a very successful Nexstar...
Your Leadership Team Intention is the most important component in a leadership team. What I mean by intention is that the thoughts and actions of the members of the management team are focused on what’s best for the company, not what’s best for their teams (the service department, for...
Featured Call Center Employee: Carla Richerson Nexstar Network likes to feature employees at our member companies who are doing a stellar job. This month, we’re featuring Carla Richerson, who works in the call center at Scottco Service Company. How long have you been with your company and in the industry? 18...
Leadership Lounge: Employee Engagement Phil Smitherman, Nexstar board member and owner of Banks Quarles and Aux Mechanical, talks with Nexstar President and CEO Jack Tester about the key to employee engagement. Phil’s company was the highest-rated Nexstar company in employee engagement two years...
Are You Holding Back Your Business? What to Focus on for Growth A recipe for success in a plumbing, HVAC and electrical business starts by deciding what kind of company you want to be. As an owner or executive manager, what is your vision? Before you can figure out what’s holding you back, you must have a defined vision of...