The only glass ceilings in tomorrow’s Australian construction industry will be skylights and atriums, if the winners of this year’s National Association of Women In Construction Awards for Excellence are any indication! The 2017 awards … about 2017 NAWIC Awards for Excellence Put Female Talent in the Spotlight
Australian capital cities have gone through a volatile period of growth and construction over the past few years, with housing prices skyrocketing and residential construction rising to cater to the swelling population.
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
In your line of work, time IS money. Neither of which you seem to have in spades, am I right? You’ve got important information to communicate daily, heck hourly, and no time to rally the … about How to Conduct an Efficient Foreman Meeting
Since many construction companies typically have more than one job underway simultaneously, it can create logistical nightmares for the accounting teams who need to manage, coordinate, and divvy up the funds necessary for each individual … about How to Manage Entire Construction Budgets Without the Nightmare.
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 scorching heat was unusual for the month of June. Near triple-digit temperatures enveloped the town of Chesterfield, Missouri for several weeks. Iron worker Thomas “Tommy” Barnes, Jr., 55, was doing some work inside a … about Smart Sensors Can Detect Hazards You Can’t
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.
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