Customer satisfaction is one of the most important aspects of any organization. Customers expect high quality, and nothing less. High quality ensures higher customer satisfaction and a greater chance of continued partnership. If customers aren’t … about How Quality Affects Your Customer Satisfaction
Subcontractors perform most of the work on construction projects. This deep involvement in project building makes them a prime focal point for improving project outcomes. A logical place to start is with project management. Getting … about How to Get Your Subs to Use PM Software
Contractors have undergone their own transformation in response to the changing construction market. The prevalence of DIY messaging has created a perception that anyone, working with the right tools, can build anything. That’s led to … about How to Improve Contractor and Architect Relationships
Contractors of all kinds are at a disadvantage long before moving the first shovelful of earth just because some contract clauses are stacked against them. Here are four construction contract clauses that pose special challenges … about 4 Construction Contract Clauses Putting You at Risk
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 has left a complicated wave of contention in its wake. For every source you find claiming the ARRA (stimulus) failed, you can find another concluding the … about Construction’s Windfall from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
More than ever, contractors today need to have a good understanding of what risks they can insure and what risks they can’t.
To say today’s construction landscape is evolving is an understatement. Construction used to entail stacks of blueprints, markups with post-it notes, and who can forget Excel. But that world is slowing becoming extinct. And in … about Training the Future Generation of Builders
Whether you are the go-to tech person at your small construction firm, or you’re working in the IT department of a global construction company, you’ve got your hands full these days. There’s a technological solution … about 6 Best Practices Your IT Professional Can’t Live Without
Just when you think specifications couldn't get any more difficult, a new breed comes in at full force to amplify your pain points: owner specifications. While many construction project specifications come attached to drawings and … about Owner Selections: The ‘Other’ Kind of Construction Specifications
Quality is in the eye of the beholder, and that’s what often leads to disputes. People perceive quality differently, and that’s what makes it very important to have well-defined objective quality criteria. If specifications require … about 99 Problems, is Quality One of Them?