In rough real markets, landscape companies must improve on multiple fronts to survive and thrive. That means honestly analyzing strengths and weaknesses, and it means executing on six key elements of success:
• Effective leadership
• Business & strategies planning
• Production & overhead systems
• Production feedback through job costing
• Implementing change
• Employment accountability
Taught by landscape industry consultant, Marcus vande Vliet, who leads the ANLA's Masters in Landscape Business Management Program, this course provides solutions that you can implement immediately.
This is an elective course for the following certificate programs:
Check out this short article, "New Trend in Landscape Design Education: Teaching Green Thumbs How to Operate in the Black," which describes how skills taught in the Rutgers Landscape Business courses translated to improved profits for landscape professionals just like you!