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14 01, 2019

Professional Development for Interior Plant Technicians

By |2018-12-29T14:49:38+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Are your plant technician skills current? It’s time to get uncomfortable. If you want to stay significant at work, don’t let your or your skills become obsolete. The mantra is the same: develop your professional ability in order to achieve your financial and career goals. But don’t just add new skills willy-nilly. Develop a [...]

9 01, 2019

Getting to the Root of the Problem

By |2018-12-29T14:47:59+00:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Diagnose plant problems easily Finding the cause of interior plant problems can be tricky at times. Due to the nature of route work, we usually see the plants in our care about the same time and on the same day of the week. When that routine changes it can be surprising what differences appear. [...]

2 01, 2019

The New Year Cleaning Plan

By |2018-12-29T14:45:14+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Budget & Revenue, Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills, Sample Articles, Tip of the Month|0 Comments

Do you know how to clean your terra cotta planters? Happy 2019 Everyone! It's time to tackle new projects and really get your accounts in order. Some much needed cleaning is a good place to ensure everything looks its best for 2019. Sometimes there just seems to be dirt and grime everywhere! We’re talking [...]

31 12, 2018

New Year’s Resolutions for Interior Plant Technicians

By |2018-12-29T14:44:08+00:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: Customer Service, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Make time to write down your resolutions My how time flies! It’s once again the time of year for resolutions to make you or your company better. But how do you put to use the information you gained last year? Let’s look at some specific resolutions you may want to make and suggestions for [...]

26 12, 2018

11 Ways to Increase Productivity

By |2018-12-24T09:12:37+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: Customer Service, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Increased productivity will give you more time for plant care Customer service can be stressful. Unhappy customers, heavy traffic, glitches in routine—any of these can put you behind or wear down your customer face. It can seem like everyone is asking you to do more with less and never let quality slide. While “Do [...]

24 12, 2018

10 Ways to Provide Better Customer Service

By |2018-12-24T09:11:31+00:00December 24th, 2018|Categories: Budget & Revenue, Customer Service, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Best customer service practices 10 Ways to Provide Better Customer Service Providing the best customer service for your clients takes practice and requires critical thinking about the policies you have in place. In order to always provide the best for your clients, it's important to examine your customer service practices. A great way to [...]

19 12, 2018

Professional Development for Interior Plant Technicians

By |2018-12-16T20:08:54+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Find ways to improve your skills Do you feel like you are doing the same thing over and over again? Do you feel like industry trends are passing you by? With all the demands of your work and personal life, how do you stimulate your interest and bring new knowledge and skill into your [...]

17 12, 2018

Staying Green During the Holidays

By |2018-12-16T20:00:51+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Budget & Revenue, Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Save your holiday decorations and reuse them again next year With all the additional holiday color and decorations everywhere this month, don’t lose sight of recycling whenever and wherever you can. It’s easy to just say, "I’m in a hurry and don’t have time to recycle these 35 poinsettia sleeves.” It's so important to [...]

12 12, 2018

When to Prune Plant Roots

By |2018-12-10T09:52:02+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Budget & Revenue, Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Make sure to care for your plant roots “My corn plant’s got rippled yellowing leaves, what do you think is wrong with it?” What’s causing all those funny looking yellow blotches to show up on your plant’s leaves. Don’t know? It’s time to look down below the moss. Especially when the plant is not [...]

10 12, 2018

5 Simple Ways to Resolve Conflicts During the Holidays

By |2018-12-10T09:38:45+00:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Customer Service, Plant Knowledge, Plant Technician Skills|0 Comments

Conflicts can distract us from enjoying the holiday season It’s not easy being an interiorscape plant technician - especially during the busy holiday season. We have to provide proper care for plants and keep them healthy. We have to groom plants and keep them pretty. And we have to listen to our customers and [...]