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The Key to Getting Construction Projects Done on Time
Construction Management
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The Key to Getting Construction Projects Done on Time

As a project manager or a general contractor, your ultimate goal is to finish projects on time. If someone gave you a new project to start and run, the first thing that comes to mind is how can you manage it efficiently to deliver it on time? You are probably feeling a combination of excitement

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Construction Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to Watch Out For
Construction Management
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Construction Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to Watch Out For

As a general contractor or a project manager, your commitment to your clients is always to deliver your projects on schedule and within budget, all without compromising success. So, how do you measure if your construction project is a success? Most companies treat financials as the leading performance indicator of the project’s progress. However, a

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Why It Is Beneficial to Hire an Electrical Apprentice
Electrical Construction
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Why It Is Beneficial to Hire an Electrical Apprentice?

Nowadays, people from all walks of life are becoming more interested in construction trades, and being an electrician is usually at the top of the list. Electrical systems play a big part in our lives, and the fact that an electrician’s salary could reach the upper five figures in some areas is also enticing. But

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A Comprehensive Risk Management Guide for Contractors This 2022
Construction Management
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A Comprehensive Risk Management Guide for Contractors This 2022

Now that it is 2022, what is your construction firm’s level of preparation against an unexpected disaster? Perhaps, your business is most likely aware of the many risks that usually come with complex projects. Whether maintaining employee safety on the job site, meeting the contract terms, or dealing with natural disasters, each construction project has

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Why Should You Hire a Concrete Contractor That Utilizes Software
Concrete Construction
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Why Should You Hire a Concrete Contractor That Utilizes Software?

When managing construction, you will inevitably need to hire subcontractors specializing in different trades depending on your project’s specific needs – concrete, electrical, plumbing, or even HVAC. A concrete contractor is one of the subcontractors you will need to hire early on in the project. As you guessed, contractors specialize in using concrete to build

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A Guide to a Plumber's Multifaceted Career
Plumbing Construction
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A Guide to a Plumber’s Multifaceted Career

As most people know, there are a million activities to do when it comes to construction, whether it is building, remodeling, or repairing a residential or commercial development. Whether a client or a project manager, you will have to work with contractors, inspectors, and other trade partners to ensure the project’s quality and safety. And

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Why Your Subcontractors Fail and What Can You Do to Fix It
Construction Management
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Why Your Subcontractors Fail and What Can You Do to Fix It?

Subcontractor default has been a major problem that is neither under-reported nor understated. For sure, you are already familiar with this and its consequences. Yet, surprisingly, it is still unexpected when one of your subs goes into default with your projects. Since the last decade, the construction economy began to tank, and the sector has

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Guidelines in Tracking Construction Tools and Equipment
Construction Inventory Management
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Guidelines in Tracking Construction Tools and Equipment

For most construction professionals, keeping track of construction tools and equipment isn’t just a challenge—it’s overwhelmingly stressful. Every business across all industry owns tool and equipment that helps them provide the services and goods they offer to their clients. And whether that is tiny (such as computer hard drives) or massive (such as a construction backhoe), tracking

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A Quick Guide to Construction Inventory Management
Construction Inventory Management
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A Quick Guide to Construction Inventory Management

When you are on a construction site, you must manage a lot of inventory. These items are vital to finishing the job, from materials, tools, and equipment to construction technology. There are tight deadlines for construction projects, and you can quickly lose money if they get off track or are late. The work does not

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10 Smart Tactics to Enhance Your HVAC Business Operations
Construction Management
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10 Smart Tactics to Enhance Your HVAC Business Operations

Running a business is never easy. If you are an HVAC contractor, you will agree because you, too, had a fair share of challenges when running your own business. And as your company grows, your focus shifts from one thing to the other. In many instances, your business operations may be conflicted if issues arise.

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10 Pro Tips to Run a More Efficient and Successful Plumbing Business
Construction Management
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10 Pro Tips to Run a More Efficient and Successful Plumbing Business

It is crucial to be as efficient and competent as possible when it comes to your plumbing business, particularly your business practices. When you are involved in the plumbing service industry, you will have a lot of assigned tasks on your plate. Juggling these tasks while also trying to keep things running more efficiently can

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12 Construction Management Tips for Project Managers
Construction Management
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12 Construction Management Tips for Project Managers

As the project leader, you know firsthand that construction projects are complex jobs that typically involve budgeting, paperwork, scheduling, and managing a potentially large team. Only an effective project leader has the skills to supervise many tasks and people while keeping the project within budget and on time. In this blog, we will share project

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5 Ways to Heighten Your Construction Company’s Safety Culture
Construction Equipment
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5 Ways to Heighten Your Construction Company’s Safety Culture

Building a top-grade safety culture for your construction company does not happen overnight. Changing some aspects of your company requires a top-down approach from your people to your operations. For instance, “Safety First” cannot be simply lip service delivered to your people. Instead, it should be put into practice by successfully building a robust safety

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Younger Generations, Diversity and Labor Shortage in Construction Industry
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Younger Generations, Diversity and Labor Shortage in Construction Industry

The construction industry’s shortage was even shorter in the year 2021. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed that more than 47 million workers quit their jobs from April to December 2021. Some of the employees retired, but most switched jobs leaving low-wage industries such as healthcare and food services for higher pay, and millions remain

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How to Establish a Female-Friendly Culture in Construction
Construction Management
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How to Establish a Female-Friendly Culture in Construction?

While conventionally a male-dominated industry, the tides are turning regarding women in construction. A study has shown that creating a diverse workforce, including a more balanced relationship between men and women in any leadership positions, is advantageous to a company’s bottom line – and the construction sector is not an exception. The value that women

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8 Secrets to Getting Your Construction Project Done in Less Time
Construction Management
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8 Secrets to Getting Your Construction Project Done in Less Time

Getting your projects done in less time is difficult since many variables go into the project. But the secret of efficiency in construction project management is pretty basic and simple – You do not have to do everything; and instead, you need to focus on what is important. Also, an estimated 9 out of 10

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Take Control of Your Labor Costs with the Right Crew Management Strategy
Construction Management
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Take Control of Your Labor Costs with the Right Crew Management Strategy

Construction crew management is about precise, consistent communication – employees need to know what you want from them and your ultimate goals for the success of your project and the company. Once that is clear, everything else should fall into place. However, crew management is more than just making your team show up and monitoring

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What Role Does Supply Chain Management Plays in Construction
Construction Management
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What Role Does Supply Chain Management Plays in Construction?

The construction sector is known to be extremely fragmented and usually involves the approval, designing, and construction phases. In addition, project managers, construction workers, architects, material suppliers, and contractors are involved in the overall process. Construction supply management comprises the relationship between suppliers and contractors contributing to the project. It shows how essential this type

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7 Pro Ways to Stimulate Flexibility in Construction Management
Construction Management
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7 Pro Ways to Stimulate Flexibility in Construction Management

The construction industry can be unpredictable and volatile at best and worst times. With the many things that have happened over the last two years, the construction sector is taking a hard hit. So, how is your company coping? Did you level up your game? How flexible is your business becoming? Flexibility is becoming a

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