Face the truth!

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One office helper sits on a love seat in the outer office every day at a certain time and watches her favorite television show. It is understood in the company that they are not to bother her during her television time.

Deal with the truth about yourself, your business model and the performance of your team members.

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Preventing downward spirals, Part 2

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What leads to exhaustion and sleepless nights in the lives of entrepreneurs? Many of these problems can be avoided by simply applying some time-tested principles employed by successful leaders. I created a list of these based on dozens of interviews with small business owners over the last few years.

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Preventing downward spirals, Part 1

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What leads to exhaustion and sleepless nights in the lives of entrepreneurs? Many of these problems can be avoided by simply applying some time-tested principles employed by successful leaders. I created a list of these based on dozens of interviews with small business owners over the last few years.

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The importance of organization

It might seem like a little thing, but keeping every aspect of your business organized can be a huge time saver, which in turn saves you money! Look at your company vehicles, for example. Ensuring that everything in the van or truck is perfectly laid out and easily accessible will help technicians quickly find what they are looking for, without spending extra time rooting around a messy automobile.

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The history of Annis Pest Control

 

NewAnnisPC2A common misconception about Advanced Services is that it is somehow a legacy company of Annis Pest Control. While there is an evident family connection, no corporate link exists between the two companies.

After World War II, my father, Larry Annis, finished his education at the University of Georgia, where he obtained a degree in chemistry, and he fell in love with entomology. Dad subsequently worked as a chemist for Buckeye Chemicals in Augusta, Ga., before deciding to take a leap and opening his own pest control company.

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