Growing a successful roofing business is about more than just being skilled in your trade. While there are many roofing pros out there, not all of them have the skills in marketing, sales and administration to make their business work. Never fear, we’ve provided some tips to help you transition from being a roofing professional to a roofing business owner.
t’s tough out there for contractors and sometimes it can feel impossible to find construction job leads. No matter how long you’ve been in the industry, things are always changing and staying on top of finding new leads can feel like a daunting task. As the industry continues to evolve, the methods you once used to find construction leads may not be working for you anymore. As a contractor, you should be focusing on the best methods to land new leads.
Written By Ari Greenbaum, co-founder of conXpros For centuries the phrase “knowledge is power” has been used and recycled by many well-known authors, speakers and motivators. The first documented use of the phrase goes all the way back to in the tenth-century book Nahj Al-Balagha written by Imam Ali (599-661 CE). Thomas Jefferson, Kofi Annan, … Read more
Often, I spend time thinking about my successes and failures in sales. As any sales pro with self-awareness will share, I found there are many deals I won due to what I did or didn’t do. I don’t have data to determine what percentage of my deals were the direct result of my sales ability & skill, but just like the deals I lost, I am responsible for most of my “wins”. In other words, it was not just dumb luck, rather using processes and skills that I know work.