With 20 employees and growing, we at Coalmarch spend a lot of time thinking about our culture (HUPPSA!), working on training and employee improvement, and tracking the progress and success of our work. Our Administration & Management blog is where we share our experiences as we grow and learn how to be a better company.
In the 1930’s, Delia Copley was the first woman to become a licensed pest control operator in North Carolina. In 2017, service-based industries like pest control, lawn care, or HVAC are often perceived as a boys’ club, especially when it comes to technician positions. Women tend to be drawn to managerial or supportive office roles, working as... read more
Service businesses live and die by their ability to get leads, and the internet is a virtual goldmine. But in an ever-expanding sea of competing listings, it takes more than a $20 DIY website and a Facebook page to get noticed. Thankfully, it doesn’t take a million dollar marketing budget, either. The Grow! Inbound Marketing System - How to... read more
As an NC State alumna and past collegiate AMA president, I am very passionate about helping students gain the necessary skills to get jobs in the marketing and business world. In my last semester of college, I had received many job offers from companies in Raleigh, but none of which I truly saw myself doing. So after graduation, I found... read more
We use the "IMPORT RANGE" function in Google Sheets frequently. It's crucial when trying to work with the behemoth of admin documents we have. Luckily, it's a pretty straightforward function. All it does is pull in a cell from another sheet into the sheet we're working in. But, there's one problem with it: if you're working with a... read more
If somehow you missed one of our previous posts that explained what HUPPSA means and why it’s important to us, here’s a quick refresher: H: Helpful U: Upstanding P: Passionate P: Positive S: Smart A: Authentic These are our core values as a company, and the inspiration for this post is the S - Smart. Being smart means we need to keep... read more