The Five Advisors You MUST Have In Your Family Business

Successful family businesses need to rely on a number of different professionals to address their many needs. Having trusted advisors who understand both business and family dynamics can be a tremendous advantage. But is that all you need to ensure business success...

Tracking Days Gained And Lost

Keeping your projects on schedule and meeting deadlines is the key to success in construction. Adverse weather, unrealistic schedules, constrained resources, and costly rework are just a few things that could throw your timeline off course. Watch our blog this week as...

Attracting and Retaining Millennials

You might be very surprised about the percent of today’s workforce comprise of Millennials. While millennials appear to have a different approach to their jobs in some ways, in reality they aren’t so different from previous generations. If you’re...

LEAN vs. SHAME

The implementation of lean in the construction industry has been gaining traction over the last several years. More and more firms are realizing the benefits of applying lean thinking. The concept is simple enough – maximize value for the client while at the...

Exciting Announcement!

In April we delivered our very first classroom-style learning experience for NextGen construction leaders who are looking to develop their capabilities in leadership, people management, construction finance, business development, and many other areas. The participants...

Take a Military Approach at the Job Site

Today’s construction industry is operating beyond capacity, and one of the biggest challenges that contractors face is managing day-to-day job site madness. With so many moving parts and pieces, how do you manage to operate efficiently? Watch our blog this week as...

Planning to Make DECISIONS

In last week’s blog, we talked about how we spend inordinate time and energy in meetings – most of which fail to produce meaningful decisions. How do we manage to make simple things so much more complicated than they need to be? Watch our blog this week as Wayne...

Trust: The Key to Job Site Success

Welcome to our series of contractor-focused blogs – Digging Deeper – where Dennis Engelbrecht will share his unique, unsurpassed knowledge of the construction business. Each week, he will present you with ideas you can implement quickly to tackle thorny...

Five Tips for Running Better Meetings

Meetings fill an amazing number of hours in your workday, yet most executives consider much of that time wasted! But your meetings don’t have to be that way! You can plan, lead, and manage your meetings to produce much, much better results. Watch our blog this...