6 Key Profitability Metrics For Construction Companies

When it comes to construction, we know that attention to detail and hard work are vital ingredients for a successful job. Those ideals don’t change just because you move up the corporate ladder or decide to start your own construction business. We all know that your company won’t make it very far without consistent profitability and stability. So let’s take a look at these six key profitability metrics for construction companies, and make sure that your hard work and dedication to the job are paying off, quite literally.

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Mitigating Fall COVID-19 Risks During Construction

The COVID-19 global pandemic is impacting construction projects on many levels.  Also, as we enter Cold & Flu season, planning is more essential than ever. Delays, disruptions and uncertainty as well as increased costs will present a number of challenges. Here we provide a collated view of practical steps that are being taken to manage the risks of the current COVID-19 epidemic to construction workers and to surrounding communities. Read more “Mitigating Fall COVID-19 Risks During Construction”

How Mobile Apps are Eliminating Paperwork and Increasing Profitability

Paperwork: there seems never to be an end to it. Whether you’re filling out orders, doing spreadsheets, or completing agreements, there’s always some kind of paperwork to do People may not realize it, but the construction industry has just as much paperwork, if not more, as other industries do. Fortunately, while there are still many forms to complete and documents to submit, the electronic age has moved a lot of this paperwork online. Read more “How Mobile Apps are Eliminating Paperwork and Increasing Profitability”

Why your Construction Business Needs an Internship Program

The summer is often the busiest season for trade companies, including construction businesses. The longer days and nice weather mean that projects are usually moving at full speed, and in many parts of the country, there’s nothing to slow down work like there is in the winter. Read more “Why your Construction Business Needs an Internship Program”

4 Cutting-Edge Communications Tools to Increase Efficiency and Profitability

Communication is the key to everything from a great personal relationship to a profitable business. Encouraging and establishing successful communication is the key to completing projects on time, improving your relationships with customers and partners, and understanding your employees. Read more “4 Cutting-Edge Communications Tools to Increase Efficiency and Profitability”

Creating Goals and Incentives in the Workplace Is Critical for Employee Retention

The first step to building an outstanding construction crew is to find and hire skilled, knowledgeable employees. Once you hire these skilled workers, however, you have to make certain that you can keep them on your crew. Read more “Creating Goals and Incentives in the Workplace Is Critical for Employee Retention”