In my experience, when you are in a small industry such as the scrap industry, everybody is connected a bit more closely through business partners, communications, and projects. This also leads to other companies see everything that everyone else is doing with their latest trucking changes, new equipment, marketing tactics, and other business operations.
Part of growing your scrap business is by expanding and constantly progressing towards new goals and developments. When you are exploring, it can be very common to see someone else’s idea and wish that you had thought of it first. But taking someone else’s idea or concept can give you a bigger headache than trying to think of your next big revelation. Continue reading