Started in 1927 as a plumbing and heating company, Trotter & Morgan Group of Companies, has achieved phenomenal success in a highly competitive industry. Today, the Calgary-based construction company has grown to projects that include … about How a Successful Construction Company has Lasted for Nearly a 100 years
Managing cash flows is an important consideration for any business. Construction companies in particular need to manage cash flows to ensure that all elements of a construction project run smoothly.
So you’ve laid the groundwork to keep the cash flowing by addressing the strategic aspects of managing cash flow. But, experts will tell you that managing cash flow also requires tactical actions designed to get … about 5 Cash Flow Tactics of Successful Contractors
The traditional office cubicle had been under siege for years, with Covid-19 putting the shift to more innovative office spaces into warp speed.
Equipping students with the skills they need to succeed in the construction industry is rewarding. It’s especially true for instructor Robert Streatch of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC), who has more than a dozen combined … about Preparing Students For A Successful Career In Construction
It used to be that contractors could just focus on their own employees when doing workforce planning. However, with the nature of work changing even in construction, some experts say workforce planning needs to go … about Why Workforce Planning is More Important than Ever in Construction
There are often psychological barriers to estimating that are bigger contributors to inaccurate bids than technical failures. The beauty of recognizing these pitfalls is that you’ll be able to spot disastrously low estimates long before … about 5 Common Estimating Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Since 1998 average temperatures have exceeded the historical average, still when the cold strikes it comes with steeper temperature drops. All construction estimates rely somewhat on historical information. When it comes to the weather, though, … about Top Ways to Build Weather into Your Estimates
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has released a guide to help project owners, designers, and contractors better equip themselves to understand and manage climate impacts now and in the future.
There was a time when spreadsheets were the workhorses for many business processes. Before special purpose apps and cloud-based project management software, spreadsheets were easier and more accurate than paper ledgers and calculators, so people … about Five Outdated Excuses for Using Spreadsheets