If yours is a contracting business that handles multiple projects simultaneously, there are compelling reasons to use project portfolio management. Construction companies are project management companies. Yet, many operate project-to-project without ever assessing their project … about Secrets to Managing Your Project Portfolio
The talk of public private partnerships (P3s) for addressing the country’s infrastructure woes over the next few years is highly optimistic. In fact, most informed sources don’t expect wide scale roll out of P3s at … about Decision Point: Are P3s Right for Your Construction Business?
The conservative attitudes in construction put trust the old ways, often to the detriment of adopting new ideas and new technology. Construction’s slim margins also mean that any changes to the status quo must be … about 5 Tactics to Convince Your Boss to Adopt New Ideas and Technology
How maintenance might just be the key to new found sources of profit.
Utility professionals are now less concerned about integrating renewables into the power generation mix, signaling new confidence in renewables generating larger shares of energy at scale.
There are at least 10 objectives in retaining knowledge. Many construction firms already focus on at least a few of them. Capturing lessons learned on specific projects, bringing new leaders up to speed quickly, and … about What’s Killing Your Knowledge Retention?
How do you hold a meeting that everyone wants to attend? Do you.. A. Give away valuable prizes and make sure everyone wins something? B. Threaten them with their jobs if they don’t attend? C. … about A Dozen Tips for Holding A Successful Meeting
Because construction contracts come in many forms, the warranty clauses do as well. Very small differences in wording can increase your liability and make you responsible for someone else’s mistakes. A construction contract is widely … about Warranty Issues You Just Can’t Escape
You can expect construction input costs to rise more than 4% in 2017. March numbers revealed a 4.4% increase on a yearly basis, according to the Associated Builders and Contractors. Mortenson, a construction and development … about How to Lower Your Input Costs
Find out some ways that your construction firm can compete with others through a core marketing strategy and proper planning.