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Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 02-04-2015, 10:53 AM
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Views: 1,094
Posted By Vinny
Help Wanted / Sales

Hey guys, long time no post.. Hope all is well with everyone here.. Not sure if there's a specific spot for this sort of thing but we are hiring a sales person for our residential paving and we're...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-10-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,490
Posted By Vinny
I agree but I'm not sure if the old way we use to...

I agree but I'm not sure if the old way we use to do things was any better (which inevitably ran out of steam too)... We use to have foreman come in a half hour earlier beyond anyone else, and they...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-10-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,490
Posted By Vinny
So further commoditize the business so someone...

So further commoditize the business so someone else can make more money off my operation????? No thanks:laughing:
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-10-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,490
Posted By Vinny
Chuck we break down to two or three crews for...

Chuck we break down to two or three crews for prep or masonry related tasks then usually get together for asphalt install unless its small, like a hand install, in which case I'll keep one small crew...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-10-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,490
Posted By Vinny
Yea Tom, gonna head to Keys on the 2nd of January...

Yea Tom, gonna head to Keys on the 2nd of January for a couple of weeks.... fish back water a few days there then head up to Ft Lauderdale area for fresh water. Then I'll go back in February again......
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-09-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,490
Posted By Vinny
Efficiency

Hey all.. been a long time since I've chimed in here and I hope all old and new are well..

As I end one season and start thinking of the next I always think of how we'll do it different and try to...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 02-18-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,491
Posted By Vinny
checking in

Hey, been a while since I posted. Hi to all the old timers (Nick) and the new ones.
Forum: Business 02-18-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 16,527
Posted By Vinny
There isn't a page long enough to tell the tale...

There isn't a page long enough to tell the tale I've lived in the past 4 to 5 years.... absolutely loaded with one bad decision after another all stemming from one major bad decision that have cost...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-16-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,034
Posted By Vinny
Installing a turbidity curtain

Anyone here ever install one? I have to do one in a small lake for a boat house project I'm involved with in Pound Ridge NY. Anyone close by want to do it for me??
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-14-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,906
Posted By Vinny
LOL:laughing:

LOL:laughing:
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-13-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,906
Posted By Vinny
Well then Tom I'm sorry its that bad but I'm glad...

Well then Tom I'm sorry its that bad but I'm glad to have helped
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-13-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,906
Posted By Vinny
A little storty, True stuff

In a somewhat related story: I was selling a Mack tractor and 50 ton trailer a few years back. When we put it up for sale a local salesman working for a dealer we do business with brought forward a...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-13-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,906
Posted By Vinny
LOL, maybe he needs a drink too Day. I dont know,...

LOL, maybe he needs a drink too Day. I dont know, this sounds a little too good to me too. I'd ask your banker is there anyway for this clown to steal money through your account in reverse.
...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 03-13-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,254
Posted By Vinny
Its all good. Job signs, flyers, post cards,...

Its all good. Job signs, flyers, post cards, canvass, truck signs, Enews letters, yellow pages, etc.... Its all good but its when and where to use all of it. No one thing works on its own to any real...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-28-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,600
Posted By Vinny
I especialy like the college girls one and I...

I especialy like the college girls one and I really have something going on for the Marine Corp test one. (like'em young)

You maybe right Jason. Maybe I need to unwind a little. Now lets see,...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-28-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,600
Posted By Vinny
Dont get me wrong Day, I dont begrudge them for...

Dont get me wrong Day, I dont begrudge them for doing it. They're just taking advantage of an opportunity. I know several full time FD guys out here that have wonderfull full time contracting...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-27-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,600
Posted By Vinny
Jason, since your so cheap why dont you drive up...

Jason, since your so cheap why dont you drive up and do my repairs too. I may even heat the garage now that I know I dont have to pay anyone. See you soon, thanks
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-27-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,600
Posted By Vinny
Please tell me your kidding!!!!! Yea, I'll give...

Please tell me your kidding!!!!! Yea, I'll give you some advice. I'm going to say what I hope your dad is saying to you, and what everyone else here should tell you: Go to school nights and weekends...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-27-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,165
Posted By Vinny
Chiming in late but I would only repeat whats...

Chiming in late but I would only repeat whats already been said. If you dont have anyone to help u with the paperwork its a major pain.

We completed our first one last year and its really only a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-21-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,771
Posted By Vinny
Sorry Day, I simply wont believe that beautiful,...

Sorry Day, I simply wont believe that beautiful, smart, outgoing, and articulate women I just watched in those videos can be your daughter. Your wife's, yes but you?????? Not possible....:laughing:
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-18-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 39,440
Posted By Vinny
This isnt possible, is it??? I'm gonna kick back...

This isnt possible, is it??? I'm gonna kick back and relax on this one. I'm way too exausted to rip any more hair out. Day, will you pass me the pop corn and a beer?
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-14-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,037
Posted By Vinny
How about this question: How much getting the...

How about this question: How much getting the snot kicked out of you can you take??

Maybe thats my problem when I think about it. I'm way able to take too much crap. Another bad habbit I must...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-14-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,604
Posted By Vinny
I read all the reply posts and have come to the...

I read all the reply posts and have come to the conclusion: We're all F'd up and we"re all our own worst enemy. We whine "you better pay me in 30 days" or I'll never let that happen again" but time...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-13-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,650
Posted By Vinny
Now that sounds fun. Lets see..... Drill and tap...

Now that sounds fun. Lets see..... Drill and tap broken bolts on an old engine, or pluck my eye balls out with a tooth pick????????? Hmmmmm, let me think about it..... OK, Day hand me that tooth...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 01-13-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,604
Posted By Vinny
Your very right Day. I wouldnt blanket all GC's...

Your very right Day. I wouldnt blanket all GC's as I may have implied. I certainly know a bunch good hearted, hard working GC's that pay they're bills but those guys dont have work. And the reason...
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