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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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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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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Software Solutions for Smaller Contractors

By |2018-12-06T18:45:59+00:00February 12th, 2018|Categories: Business Tips, Construction Technology, Construction Trends|Tags: , , , , , , |

Did you know that the world's most widely used business software, Microsoft Excel, is 30 years old? Though Excel is a relatively old dog in this digital world, it is still very popular in the construction industry for estimating, scheduling, and other project management activities. Spreadsheet pros and cons. Excel spreadsheets are familiar, easy to use and may [...]

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How Smaller Contractors Can Improve Year-Over-Year Profits

By |2018-12-06T18:46:00+00:00February 12th, 2018|Categories: Business Tips, Construction Accounting, Construction Technology|Tags: , , , , |

Smaller contractors rarely have the resources to set off a major overhaul in a short time. But, in an industry so tied to overall economic health (and therefore volatile) as construction, it's not uncommon for contractors to run into unexpectedly tight finances. In these situations, contractors have to figure out ways to improve year-over-year profits without [...]

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Get Mobile Construction Technology Or Get Left Behind

By |2019-09-04T01:30:04+00:00June 26th, 2017|Categories: Construction Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Are you a contractor interested in the latest technology trends in the construction industry? Before you select a software solution, consider how compatible its features are with mobile devices. Think about it, how much of a contractor's job is on-the-go? From creating an initial estimate to putting the final touches on a completed project, much of [...]

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Escape The Industry Time Warp For Greater Productivity

By |2018-12-06T18:31:30+00:00June 3rd, 2017|Categories: Construction Trends|Tags: , , , , , |

If project profitability is being hampered by poor productivity, the solution to the problem may be found in the latest technology trends in the construction industry. For the last two decades the industry in the U.S. has reported an annual growth of about 1%. Compare that to the rest of the globe and you will discover [...]

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