Snow Magazine Webinar Series
Stand up for the snow industry - July 1, 2015
ASCA Executive Director Kevin Gilbride outlines the association’s ongoing efforts with legislative reform in Washington D.C., as well as the group’s recent grassroots state legislative efforts being pursued throughout the Snow Belt and Canada.
Understanding Insurance - March 20, 2015
Matt Peterson, CRIS, insurance industry expert and Snow Magazine contributor, discusses the state of insurance for the professional snow and ice management industry, then he gets in the hot seat and answers questions about insurance, what goes into securing insurance for a snow contractor, pricing, the impact of slip-and-fall claims, how to best deal with your insurance company, and any other related topic.
Take Your Snow Ops to the Next Level - February 20, 2015
Carl Bolm, the owner and CEO of BSR Services, talks about the making of a successful snow and ice management operation, and how you can take your company to the next level. Carl, a 2014 Snow Magazine Leadership Award recipient, fields attendee questions and discusses topics such as leadership, empowering a workforce, and the importance of giving back to your community.
Demystifying the ISO Certification Process - January 23, 2015
Tammy Johnson, MBA, CAE, a Pre-Audit Gap Assessment consultant with John Allin Consulting, Erie, Pa., discusses preparing a snow and ice management operation for an ISO audit, and alleviates the mystery and anxiety snow contractors may have about pursuing ISO 9001/SN 9001 certification. She's joined in the second half of the webinar by Jenn DiRocco and Leanne Slawnyk, from About Time Snow, who discuss their recent experiences going through a successful ISO audit, and how the process has strengthened their company and made it better.
You and Slip-and-Fall Liability - December 12, 2014
ASCA legal advisor Josh Ferguson shares the latest on slip-and-fall liability, updates on tort reform, and the impact recent legal decisions on slip-and-fall cases could have for the professional snow and ice management industry. In addition, Josh addresses questions about protecting your operation and fighting slip-and-fall claims.
Keys to a Successful Employee Training Program - November 7, 2014
Need to beef up your training program? Tom Canete, Snow Magazine's 2014 Leadership Award recipient, NJLCA President, and CEO of Canete Snow Management, shares his experiences on how to best build a successful employee training program.
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