Building Effective Management Skills

Jan 28 2019 - 1:40pm

There is a tremendous difference in being a manager and being an effective manager! This presentation will cover some very practical tips on how to be a very effective manager.  During the presentation we will cover things like:
•    Attributes of effective managers
•    Ways to increase communications
•    Specific goals to meet
•    Great ways to motivate your people
•    And much more........
It matters not if you are a new manager or have been in the position for some time; you will find great value in this presentation.

Session Track: 
Turf & Landscape Management


Grandy & Associates

Tom Grandy has over 50 years of experience in industry and small business. He has worked as the general manager of a service company, is Regional Director of Company Development for the DIAL ONE franchise and is the founder of Grandy & Associates. The vision of Grandy & Associates is to “teach contractors how to run profitable businesses”. We accomplish our vision through business training workshops and seminars, one-on-one consulting and educational materials (i.e., software, brochures, manuals, newsletters, CDs and DVDs).

Tom also developed the industries’ leading software modeling program called “Labor Pricing for a Profit with Cash Flow Projections”. In addition, Grandy & Associates are the founders of the “Profit University Audio Series” for owners and managers. Tom Grandy writes articles for numerous trade publications including: The News, Contracting Business, HVAC Insider and monthly articles in Sweeping Magazine, Reeves Journal, RSES Journal and Contracting Canada.

Tom routinely presents at national and state conventions for QSC, PHCC, Aquatech, Florida Pool and Spa Association, ACCA, MCA, SMACNA plus Comfortech. In addition to trade associations, Grandy & Associates does extensive business-training for contractors through wholesalers, distributors and manufacturers across the country including many national franchises.