Work Isn’t Life!

Contractors work unbelievably hard for unbelievably long hours. That’s ingrained in every construction employee – you’re expected to work HARD! That mindset may have been ok in previous generations, but today’s workers are looking for better work-life balance. And...

Collaboration – A Key to Construction Success

When everybody comes together and works as one, workflows become smoother, tasks are achieved quicker and more effectively, healthy relationships are formed, and productivity improves. Watch the ninth installment of Dennis’ final ten Digging Deeper vlogs where he...

Great People Lead to Greater Success

Every successful construction firm is populated by a plurality of high performers. But high performing teams don’t materialize out of thin air. Building a great team starts with attracting and hiring the right people and getting them into the right seats on your bus....

Honor the Field

Caring for your field workers is a surprising differentiator between great and poor contractors. All contractors talk about their people, safety, and other field-related issues, but many just pay lip service. The deceptively simple act of showing appreciation goes a...

It’s All About Experience

In today’s cutthroat competitive environment, how your customer experiences the services you deliver is the ultimate differentiator. Leaders who can think creatively about delivering new, high-touch customer service systems and experiences will carve a new pathway in...

Focus on Relationships

Construction is and will likely always be a people business. Even in an era hyper-focused on IT and innovation, relationships matter more in construction than ever. Watch the fifth episode of Dennis’ final 10 Digging Deeper episodes where he discusses the importance...