TITLE

Get Better or Get Out

AUTHOR(S)
Nguyen, Jimmy
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Hardwood Floors Magazine;Apr/May2013, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the authors insights on their hardwood flooring business. The author states that his father's venture into flooring was a humbling experience, he started out working for his younger brother in a business which failed to take off and when the business failed to achieve the level of success his uncle desired he placed it in his father's care. He mentions that by experimenting with sanding sequences, his father turned the company into a well-organized and profitable business.
ACCESSION #
86673892

 

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