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July 2019

Russ Kathrein Leaders

Beware of the ladder shakers

As leaders, we have to be on the lookout for the perpetual ladder shakers because they are toxic to your company’s culture.

The problem with negotiation

“Why do people negotiate constantly with us, but would never expect to negotiate on the price of milk or a stick of butter at a grocery store?” The answer is easy: You tell them to!
Higginbotham Brothers

Higginbotham Brothers serves Texas for 138 years

There was a time when putting your money in Higginbotham Brothers Lumber was better than putting it in a bank. A ledger was saved from...

In Depth: Siding

Vibrant colors, low maintenance options key to siding market growth. The siding market continues to look strong for 2019 and 2020—especially in remodeling and replacement—opening...

Tough Call: Something’s gotta give

You suspect that a couple of your top people are starting to burn out, but they disagree and keep asking for more work. What...

Get to know LBM Journal’s “Credit Overlord”

We’re excited to introduce Thea Dudley as the newest member of LBM Journal’s editorial team. With more than 30 years of relevant experience, Thea...

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