Articles by Terry Nicholson

Reading, Writing, and Revenue

Everyone learns in different ways, and researchers have categorized the variety of learning styles into three main categories: listening learners; seeing learners; touch and experience learners. There are huge advantages to knowing how each member of your team learns so you can provide training that matches their style.
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Service Manager's Plan to Avoid a Layoff

The first installment of this series featured ways for office workers to recession-proof their jobs. The second installment showed technicians how to avoid becoming the next HVAC layoff victim. Now, it’s time to go inside the service department to focus on the individual that manages the flow of service revenue - the service manager.
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Action Plan to Avoid Being a Layoff Victim

In these recessionary times, layoffs seem to be an unfortunately common occurrence. Just listen to the headlines; layoffs are popping up throughout the country. But how do you make sure that your job isn’t the next one on the chopping block? What steps can you take to protect your job and avoid becoming a layoff victim? Here are a few ideas.
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Surviving in Tough Times

This is the first of a five-part series explaining how to handle a recession. This first installment helps you recession-proof your company - providing an emergency action plan for your business. Future installments will focus on specific jobs including: dispatchers, accountants, technicians, service managers, and salespeople.
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2015 ACCA Conference

Images from the 2015 ACCA Conference in Grapevine, Texas. Posted on April 8, 2015.


NEWSMakers: Clint Schreck

Clint Schreck, general manager, Columbus Worthington Air, Columbus, Ohio, discusses winning Angie’s List Super Service Award, how to handle online reviews, and much more.

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Legislation and Regulation

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2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

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