Intentions

Good morning fellow entrepreneurs, 

Happy Monday, today is a new day and the start of what can be a great, successful week or a week of dismal results and mediocrity. Which one will it be for you?
You may be asking yourself, how do I know what my day or week is going to be like? It's just now unfolding and the rest of the week is not even here yet.

I'm going to let you in on a little secret. Your day and week are going to be what you intend it to be. We are all 100% responsible for the current results that we see in our lives today.

Until we change our thinking and raise our awareness, we will see the same results.

To change your results and to have a great week. Start with intending it to be great. Start with the thought. Then write it down. Visualize what you expect. 

I'm going to digress for one minute but I promise I will come back full circle.

Our mind works in pictures. Let me give you an example. If I ask you to think about your first car. You will hold a picture in your mind of that car. Perhaps it was red, had a small dent on the side. It may have had black cloth interior. A picture was formed in your mind. You didn't see the word C.A.R. spelled out in your mind or B.L.A.C.K C.L.O.T.H.

That said, we need visualize a picture in our mind of what we want our day, week and our whole lives to be. That vision, that statement that you write out, your intentions needs to be viewed a few times a day, so it becomes so interwoven in your subconscious mind, that it will produce the behavior that will manifest the results. 

It was said Proverbs 29:18 "Where there is no vision; the people perish."

In closing, remember you are the Michael Angelo of your life. Today is a new canvas. What are you going to paint?

To your success ~ James Brush.

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Earn more money and increase your bottom line.

As you know there are many key components in running a successful business. One component that has helped us become the leader of the pack in our area is that we are consistent. Consistency is key in everything you do. From how you answer the phones, your uniforms, your customer service, and the way you price jobs. You have to know how to price jobs quickly, consistently and with maximum profit. You need to be able to price the job right then and there. This will help you close the sale and give you a competitive advantage.

You need to give your team the tools to be successful. If you’re electricians succeed, then your company will succeed. ES2 is that tool. Whether you go out in the field and price jobs or any one of your technicians go out and price jobs, the price will always be the right price.

ES2’s Up Front Pricing is the way to go. So what is up front pricing? Upfront pricing is giving an exact quote to the penny for any type of electrical repair or installation that your customer may need. It’s the straightforward approach. Giving your customer the ability to say yes or no to your quote before any work has started.

Most consumers today prefer to know the exact price of what they are purchasing. Consumers do not want an open-ended ticket from contractors that use time and material. That is just one reason why we use upfront pricing.

Our technique is simple:

    1. You go to your client’s house.
    2. You give a quote right then and there in front of your customer.
    3. You ask the customer what they would like to do.
    4. You do the work or schedule the work.
    5. Get paid when you’re done.
    6. Repeat.

That is how we earn more money, increase our bottom line and dominate our area. Would you like the same?

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What your fellow electricians say about ES2.

New member here. I went into business in 89 and have been flat rating for about 15 years. I was trying to find one program to get rid of 6 that I was using.I found it! There is so much great information in the forum, and the contributions by everyone is nothing like I've ever seen. Tight group in here. The forums are worth the monthly fee alone.

Steve
Electrical Solutions

We have been using “Electrical Success Systems” software for a number of years now. It allowed us to get rid of the paper, lost notes, and confusion that plagues most all of us. We have been able to streamline the quoting process, keep track of invoicing, and make changes to the business to bring better service to our customers. The staff is excellent at helping you out and answering your questions and concerns, and that is not just about the software but the business side of things too. Ultimately it has helped our shop to become extremely competitive at a higher level, all the while maintaining a healthy profit margin. I highly recommend utilizing the software and all the company has to offer!

Seth Sillbaugh
Switched Electric
San Francisco, California

I have been using the system for nearly four years now. To call this anything less than essential would be doing a disservice to what it has done for me. The amount of time it saves me from office paperwork is priceless. I no longer need to come home after a long day and type up handwritten notes into spreadsheet and mail out an invoice or quote. Everything is done onsite. My customers receive quotes nearly instantaneously, and I'm no longer trying to estimate on the fly. The team at ES2 is very attentive and constantly striving to help advance my business as a whole. I'm glad I can count of them being in my corner when I need them.

Mike Showalter
Parkside Electric
Elburn, Illinois

After many years of pricing the old fashioned way and not making any real money to speak of, I started searching for a better and more modern way to do business without paper invoices and having to spend family time to work up the estimates and not sending them by snail mail. Now when I arrive I already have my customers data in the customer list , I just pull up the work to be done by touching it on the iPad click on their name and have them sign the estimate on the iPad screen with the set pricing already there and your done !! The its emailed on the spot. My income jumped into the black very quickly and I've never looked back with regret for joining ES2.

Aubrey Teele
John's Electric Service
Hoover, Alabama

Since my start with Electrical Success Systems, job closure has tripled. The highly professional service this software system has, is why my confidence in this system is so great. Not only the program, but also the vast amount of practical on the job experience, that shines through every part of it. It is easy to forget the amount of work that goes into a task and running a business, but with ES2, all of that is built in. The thought that went into each task extends into the back office. With direct input into quickbooks online, it more than pays for itself in the time saved from double entry. Great job James and crew!

John
Expediter Electric
Portland, Connecticut

I am part owner of an electrical service company in the San Francisco bay area and we have been serving our clients since 1999. We started using the ES2 system in 2011 and have been very happy with the program and with the support staff. In the past we used paper and pen to give the customer a number that we thought would be profitable for us. And sometimes we would get the job and sometimes we would not. Ever since we signed up with ES2 we have closed more business, gained more clients, clients love to see that we give them an ``up front honest price”, they love the professional look (using a portable device iPad or Samsung pad) and most important we make a good ethical profit.

You owe it to yourself and to your family to at least try the system for 6 months. You have nothing to lose except the profit that is rightfully yours if you don’t sign up.

Edward
Edward's Electrical