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Tackling Common Construction Company HR Challenges

  • The most important asset of any business is its workforce, and that’s especially true in the construction industry. While all industries face a few universal human resources and recruiting challenges, construction businesses have to tackle unique issues: Lack of qualified talent, high turnover, and safety concerns top the list -- but those aren’t all.  Below you’ll find five major challenges that construction business owners seem to face the most, along with some solutions that you should consider to help unravel these ...

    How to Choose the Right Commercial Construction Project Manager

  • It’s a simple fact in commercial construction: Your project manager can either make or break the project -- and your company. This is especially true in an economy where it’s imperative to keep projects on time and on budget. The market is saturated with professionals who all claim to do the same thing, but how do you know the PM you choose is right for the job? It can be tempting to concentrate only on cost, but betting on the bottom ...

    Common Construction Company Owner Challenges — and Their Solutions

  • Would you be surprised to find out that the construction industry is the third-largest industry in the US? With healthcare taking the lead and tech a close second, the Associated General Contractors of America shows that construction spending hit a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.329 trillion during the first eight months of 2018. Despite adding an estimated 750,000 jobs to the economy over the next seven years, construction company owners continue to face similar challenges regardless of the size or ...

    Construction Project Management Tips from the Pros

  • “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” This old adage couldn’t be truer than it is for construction projects. When things go off the rails, it’s the project manager that becomes responsible for getting the entire team back on track. Whether you’re just beginning your role as a project manager or this has been your job for years, it’s important to revisit the basic best practices of construction project management. (more…) ...