Hard Knocks

EVOLUTION AND ESSENTIALS

Business Peer Group Mentoring 

2020

January : May : Oct/Nov

ABOUT HARD KNOCKS

A safe atmosphere and a dose of reality. Exploring the business side of landscaping ABC's.

Rooted in real-life lessons, polished by failure, success, and coaching.

 

If you're ready, its time to look at a program that will improve your business and your life.

A deep dive into who you are and what story you want to tell.

Access your style of leadership and how it affects your business.

Reviewing how your company operates and how to improve the outcome.

 

TESTIMONIALS

Kelly

"I have taken steps to incorporate some key points shared by Bill into my personal and professional life and have seen breakthroughs as a result."

 

- Plant Providers

Cherie

"We all feel very fortunate for your efforts. And we learned tons!" 

 

- Cal Poly Landscaping Design professor

Jim

"Inspiring presentation with a good lead speaker. Whatever the size of the company, everyone came away with helpful nuggets." 

 

- Tree Solutions

Sandra

"We thoroughly enjoyed hearing about your challenges and seeing the results of your innovative solutions." 

 

Hang Loose Garden Club

 
 

ABOUT BILL

Bill has been a passionate and successful member of the landscaping industry for 45 years.

 

For the last 37 years, he has been the business owner of Schnetz Landscape Inc, a design-build firm in San Diego CA.

Throughout the years 

Schnetz Landscape's work has been published in countless Home & Garden, Sunset, San Diego Magazine, Ranch & Coast and LUXE Magazines.

 

To help promote the installation of water-wise gardens in California Bill co-authored the book Life After Lawns.

He has been actively involved with CLCA since 1994. 

 

Starting as a local board member Bill grew into many leadership roles. Such as the San Diego Chapter President and State Director of Events.

 

He then went on to become the 2010 CLCA State President. 

 

From 2006-2011 Bill successfully ran the business mentoring workshop 'Red to Black to Green'. 

 

Bill loves sharing his passion and business smarts with California landscape contractors.

THE PROGRAM

Structure

  • 8 to 10 contractors

for a personal learning experience

  • 6 days in total

           Three 2 day sessions

 

  • Confidentiality within the group

  • Travel to 3 different locations

Commitment

  • Sharing business

            issues and financials

 

  • Open to feedback

 

  • Self-evaluation

  • Homework between sessions

  • Willing to grow and have fun

included

  • Guest Contractor 

at each session

 

  • Jim Huston workshop 

            during the May session

  • 3 group conference calls

         with Bill between sessions

  • Disk Analysis Evaluation

  • An assortment of educational materials 

workshop Rate

  • $ 3200 

             for full-year pass

  • Three  2 day sessions

  • Must be a CLCA Member

  • Travel and lodging not included

 
 

AGENDA

January 2020

10:00am

TBD Monterey CA

02:00pm

Opening Remarks

10:45am

Afternoon Session A

03:00pm

Coffee & Networking

11:00am

Afternoon Session B

05:00pm

Morning Session

12:30am

Summary

06:00pm

Lunch

Evening Drinks

 

UPDATES

Stay up to date with the latest news from the workshop

 

GETTING THERE

 

January Monterey, CA 

Top secret location until further notice

May San Diego, CA

Top secret location until further notice

Oct/Nov Hawaii

Top secret location until further notice

PARTNERS

Contact Us

info@billschnetz.com      ©2019 Hard Knocks by Bill Schnetz