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Improving Profits on Construction Contracts

By |2018-12-06T18:45:45+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: Business Tips, Construction Business Tips|Tags: , , |

Improving Profits on Construction Contracts Construction firms are always looking for ways to cut costs while delivering value and improving profits. However, in a competitive market, this is no easy task. Fortunately, there are many tried and true ways for firms to improve profits that do not require too much radical change. There are a few [...]

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Why Training Employees is a Great Investment

By |2018-12-06T03:40:29+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Branding Tips, Construction Business Tips|Tags: , , , , , |

Training is a difficult issue for employers. It is an expense and also takes away from valuable work hours. It is hard to know if the training will stick with employees or if they will immediately forget it. It is also difficult to choose the most effective course. For all these reasons, employers often think twice [...]

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Improving Construction Project Profits By Understanding the Weather

By |2018-12-06T03:40:56+00:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Construction Safety, Construction Technology, Construction Trends|Tags: , , , |

When it comes to an outdoor construction project (ie: most projects) nothing matters more than the weather. Yes, you need a rock-solid contract, a cooperative client, and fine-tuned asset tracking. You need an accurate invoicing system and a good combination of talent and dedication on your team. But none of that matters if you get rained [...]

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Why Cloud Based Construction Accounting Software Solutions Are on the Rise

By |2018-12-06T03:44:25+00:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Construction Accounting, Construction Technology|Tags: , , , |

The construction industry is known for being much slower than most business spaces to adopt new technology. And it's for a good reason: quickly changing standards in trendy directions can and often does lead to inefficient execution of jobs and even unsafe conditions in the workplace. In construction, it's most important to get the job done [...]

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The Top Five Tips to Improve Profits on Construction Contracts

By |2018-12-06T03:56:52+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Business Tips, Construction Business Tips, Construction Technology|Tags: , , , |

All businesses look for ways to improve their year-over-year earnings. For the construction industry, though, it's especially prudent to have a consistent plan in place to keep costs low at all times. The construction space is extremely vulnerable to the overall economic health of countries, states, and even individual cities; the ability to weather an unexpected [...]

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Construction Estimating Software: Integrated vs. Stand-Alone

By |2018-12-06T03:58:23+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Construction Technology|Tags: , , , , |

Construction Estimating for Contractors Throughout the centuries both small and large contracting projects have been accomplished using the best methods available at the time; today, contractor construction estimating is being aided by sophisticated software technology designed specifically to optimize the estimating process for contractors.   Streamlining the estimating process brings many benefits for contractors, including: saves [...]

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Upgrading Inefficient Processes: Contractor Estimating

By |2018-12-06T18:45:49+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Business Intelligence, Construction Technology|Tags: , , , |

The contractor estimating process is a profitable place for contractors to focus on when it comes to software upgrades. These upgrades bring tools that reduce the time it takes to formulate estimates and work to improve their accuracy. Saving time and increasing profitability are good reasons for contractors to upgrade the estimating process. Automated Tools for [...]

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Research Shows Companies Are Moving to Cloud-based Accounting Solutions

By |2018-12-06T18:45:49+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Business Tips, Construction Accounting|Tags: , , , |

Companies across industry sectors are transitioning to cloud-based solutions. Forbes reported that between 2016 and 2017 hybrid cloud adoption increased from 19 percent to 57 percent of organizations surveyed. That's a three-fold growth, and trends are continuing upward. A survey conducted earlier this year found that 81 percent of enterprises have a multi-cloud strategy. The construction [...]

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What is a “Dimensional Accounting” System?

By |2018-12-06T18:45:50+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Construction Accounting, Construction Business Tips|Tags: , , |

Construction professionals know that accounting in their industry is often characterized by thin profit margins and quite a bit of uncertainty. According to Accenture, only 30 percent of firms currently deliver projects on budget and only 15 percent deliver on time. Imagine how improving those percentages for your company would give you a significant competitive edge. Accurate [...]

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What Technology Trends Should Contractors Focus On?

By |2018-12-06T18:45:51+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Construction Technology, Construction Trends, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

There are some very interesting and impactful technologies being developed and implemented in the construction industry; the exact impact they'll make with everyday construction projects is yet to be fully understood. The many variables involved with predicting the future of the construction industry make it hard for contractors to know what technology trends to focus on. [...]

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