How Poor Construction Staffing Can Negatively Impact Job Site Safety

Many project managers see staffing as an isolated component of their business. They understand that poor hiring practices can have negative repercussions but often misjudge the extent. Perhaps the most overlooked and damaging side effect of less-than-ideal construction staffing is reduced job site safety. There are a variety of ways a bad hiring strategy can … Continue reading "How Poor Construction Staffing Can Negatively Impact Job Site

Warning Signs Your Construction Business Has a Hiring Issue

Hiring is one of the most challenging aspects of running a construction business. Ironically, it’s also one of the most foundational practices in building a successful, smoothly operating, and profitable organization. As all construction leaders know, there are some inherent challenges and financial expenses associated with recruiting, interviewing, and onboarding new team members. However, it’s … Continue reading "Warning Signs Your Construction Business Has a Hiring

Why Project Managers Struggle to Find the Right Construction Talent

Project managers are tasked with finding the best construction talent to successfully complete projects on time and under budget. With other priorities competing for limited resources, it’s easy for hiring standards to take a backseat. Unfortunately, this often makes it difficult for project managers to find the right construction professionals for their needs which leads … Continue reading "Why Project Managers Struggle to Find the Right Construction

Utilize These Proven Construction Scheduling Methods for Excellent Results

Construction scheduling is a crucial part of running a smooth construction operation. It involves the planning and allocation of resources including equipment, materials, and people to complete construction projects in a timely fashion. When executed correctly, construction scheduling improves efficiency, mitigates setbacks, and increases productivity. It’s a key part of getting construction projects completed on … Continue reading "Utilize These Proven Construction Scheduling Methods for Excellent

4 Ways Project Managers Should Increase Competitiveness in 2022

The construction industry is becoming increasingly competitive as more businesses enter the fray to compete for limited projects. Construction managers must always innovate, improve, and adapt to maintain a competitive advantage. With 2022 in full swing, it’s an excellent opportunity for project leaders to reflect on their business’s current circumstances to see where advancements are … Continue reading "4 Ways Project Managers Should Increase Competitiveness in

Develop a Robust Pre-Construction Planning Strategy to Improve On-Site Efficiency

All construction projects begin as an idea before going through various stages of development and evolution to become the finished product. The ultimate goal is to have the final results sticking as close as possible to the project’s initial vision while remaining within time and budgetary constraints. Although most of the leg work is performed … Continue reading "Develop a Robust Pre-Construction Planning Strategy to Improve On-Site

How Project Managers Can Overcome Labor Shortages: 4 Key Strategies

It’s no secret. The construction industry is facing a worsening shortage of talent brought on by a confluence of issues including an aging workforce, lack of interest among younger professionals, and increasing demand for construction projects. Here, we’ll look at some ways project managers can overcome these labor challenges to continue growing their business into … Continue reading "How Project Managers Can Overcome Labor Shortages: 4 Key

What the $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Means for the Construction Industry

After months of bureaucratic stagnation and political tug-of-war, Congress has finally passed the long-awaited infrastructure bill. Despite being stripped down from its original size, this critical piece of legislation still promises to provide a boom to the construction industry. Whether you’re the owner of a construction business or a project manager, you’re probably wondering how … Continue reading "What the $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Means for the Construction