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Dec. 22—Farnsworth Q4 Index, Hayward and Plungie Partner and more

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The Dec. 22 Pool & Spa Professional Business Update newsletter.

Ten months ago, Gary Thill suffered the worst injury of his life. This serious accident serves as a reminder of the many benefits of being in the water, Thill writes in "Rediscovering the Healing Power of Water."

During the 2021 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, co-located with Deck Expo (PSP/Deck Expo), the North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) held two pre-show education courses—NADRA’s Deck Evaluation/Inspection Certification and Master Deck Professional–CODE Education Certification. Learn more about those.

"Exterior trades are feeling the effects of seasonality, along with ongoing challenges of supply chain and labor," Grant Farnsworth, president of the Farnsworth Group said regarding the results of his company's fourth-quarter Contractor Index. Find out more.

Strategic planning is the best tool you have to improve your contracting business, writes Wayne Rivers of the Family Business Institute. Rivers lists seven benefits as laid out by Family Business Institute’s John Stump in his Contractor Business Boot Camp Strategic Planning class.

A look at recent company news, the Unfiltered Legends Podcast and news you may have missed.

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