The Bark!
Bloggin’ About Our Loggin’

November Team Member of the Month

November Team Member of the Month

Name: Norman Favorite Tree: Dawn Redwood What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? I wanted to find a job that combined both my forestry degree and rock climbing hobby while still working outside so a friend recommended the tree industry and here...

What is the Difference Between an Arborist and a Landscaper?

What is the Difference Between an Arborist and a Landscaper?

Do you know the difference between an arborist and a landscaper? The short answer is that arborists are tree specialists, while landscapers are land specialists. There are some overlaps between the professions, but for the most part, they are extremely different. So...

October Team Member of the Month

October Team Member of the Month

Name: Jalen What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? My favorite thing about the tree industry is that no two days are alike. Every day is an adventure and a learning experience How long have you been with Joseph Tree? I’ve been with Joseph tree...

September Team Member of the Month

September Team Member of the Month

Name: James What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? I love challenging myself mentally and physically on a daily basis and my favorite part is who I get to work with day in and day out!  How long have you been with Joseph Tree? 6 months What is...

August Team Member of the Month

August Team Member of the Month

Name: Patrick Favorite Tree: Ginkgo What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? I love working outside and my favorite part is climbing and swinging around at extreme heights. How long have you been with Joseph Tree? 1.5 years. What is your favorite...

What Is the Key to Effective Leadership?

What Is the Key to Effective Leadership?

I will start off by giving you the answer – humility! Humility is, by far, the most important trait that highly effective leaders have in common. Humility is the foundation by which all other effective leadership principles rest. Humility is defined as a modest or low...

July Team Member of the Month

July Team Member of the Month

Name: Nate Favorite Tree: Baldcypress What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? I liked climbing trees. Now I enjoy preserving important trees by giving people the knowledge they need to maintain them (or cut them down). What do you like to do...

June Team Member of the Month

June Team Member of the Month

Name: Phil Favorite Tree: Black Locust What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? I needed to switch my major and found that I could complete a natural resource management degree within the time constraints. My favorite part of the job is talking...

May Team Member of the Month

May Team Member of the Month

Name: Salvin Birthday: 10/16 Favorite Tree: Pin Oak What got you into the industry and what is your favorite part? My friend helped get me into the industry and my favorite part is getting to climb big trees! What is your favorite thing to do at Joseph Tree? I love...

Consider Your Trees!

Consider Your Trees!

I have been working with Joseph Tree for the last several years. In the last two years, it seems as though more and more people are moving into new homes. I have talked to many new home buyers about their trees and what to do about them. Some people were considering...