Management @ The Garden Center Show
Education Designed for IGCs ... Choose from 13 specialized education sessions for collaborative, tried-and-tested solutions that will improve your store's bottom line.

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Management: Speakers / Session Descriptions -- Plan for Success!

Where Can I Find Good Employees

Speaker: Tom Shay, Principal, Profits Plus Solutions
Date: August 11, 2022 .... Time: 8:00 - 9:00 a.m., Room 202

Tom Shay is a fourth-generation small business owner. During the 30-plus years when Tom was a part of the family operation, the businesses were ongoing laboratories for the management and promotional techniques that Tom shares. He presents proven and time-tried ideas on the...

How to Find Good Employees

Speaker: Tom Shay, Principal, Profits Plus Solutions
Date: August 10, 2022 .... Time: 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.

Tom Shay is a fourth-generation small business owner. During the 30-plus years when Tom was a part of the family operation, the businesses were ongoing laboratories for the management and promotional techniques that Tom shares. He presents proven and time-tried ideas on the...

Get Your Life Back - Business Automation

Speaker: Andrea Hill, CEO of Hill Management Group
Date: August 9, 2022 .... Time: 4:00 - 4:45 p.m., Room 203-B

Andrea Hill is CEO of Hill Management Group, StrategyWerx Andrea owns Hill Management Group, LLC (HMG), which has four brands: StrategyWerx, WerxMarketing, MentorWerx, and ProsperWerx. Through those brands HMG provides strategy consulting, business development, professional...

Boot Camp: How to Run a Business That Doesnt Run You!

Speaker: Bob Negen, co-founder of WhizBang! Retail Training
Date: August 8, 2022 .... Time: 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Speaker Bob Negen, Co-founder of WhizBang! Retail Training, is a professional retail speaker, consultant, business coach, and author. Bob motivates and trains independent retailers to improve and grow their businesses with practical, actionable tactics and strategies. He speaks...