Women in the Construction Industry
Women play a vital role in the construction industry and we want to celebrate, honor and continue the to put a highlight on women in the industry throughout the year.
4 Tips for Women Building Business Careers - Jeneen Marziani, Crain's
Jeneen Marziani is the Ohio market president for Bank of America. When...
Governments Can Lead Construction into the Digital Era
By Jose Luis Blanco, Thomas Dohrmann, JP Julien, Jonathan Law, and Robert Palter, McKinsey
An industry notorious for cost and time overruns, the construction sector can capture significant efficiencies by adopting new technologies. While many executives acknowledge the potential of new technology, they often hesitate to risk multi-billion...
Architectural Drawings Are Dead: A Look At The Future-Ready Development Process
By Alexandra Mar, Custom Content Writer, Bisnow. An interview with Martín Amengual CEO of CorbisStudio in Los Angeles.
Imagine every thick roll of architectural drawings for a 1.5M SF mixed-use project, all being replaced by this — a data-rich 3D file in the cloud.
We’re not using technology as...
Fwd: Beige Book comments relevant to US construction and in OH, western PA, eastern KY and part of WV - April 2019
The “Beige Book” is a compilation of informal soundings of business conditions in each of the 12 Federal Reserve Districts, which are referenced by the name of their headquarters cities. The latest Beige Book , issued April 17, is based on information collected from March through April 8 and included these comments relevant to...
4 Key Attributes That Make Up the Great Modern Leader's Mindset
By Gene Hammett, speaker, growth strategist, and host of the LeadersintheTrenches.com podcast, Inc.
Talent and hard work aren't enough to achieve success. While you can't succeed without them, ask anyone who found out the hard way that "You can do anything you want if you work hard enough" isn't true.
4 Predictions For HR And Talent Acquisition In 2019
It seems like the recruiting industry was in a constant state of change throughout 2018.
In the last 12 months, we faced an historically tight labor market, the initial impacts of Google’s entry into the talent acquisition space, and the gearing up for and the introduction of GDPR.Additionally, new...
2019 ODOT District 12 Construction Program
From the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT)
The 2019 construction season is officially under way in District 12 of the Ohio Department of Transportation. This year, the distract has 29 new construction projects worth approximately $100 million across District 12’s three-county region, which includes Cuyahoga, Geauga...
How Builders can Navigate Sudden Price Shifts
Credit for this article goes to Mary Salmonsen, Builders.
Out of all the factors that affect the sales price of a new home, materials price changes had the biggest impact in 2018, according to Tony Callahan, president and CEO of Kennesaw, Ga.–based Callahan Consulting Group.
“It would be easier to list the products...
Leaders are key to Building a Culture that Motivates, Innovates
Article by Construction Dive's ,Kathleen Brown, Associate Editor
Only one-third of workers like their jobs, according to Gallup research cited in the presentation, while 51% are disengaged at work and 16% are actively disengaged. That’s a considerable pool of workers who may be exerting a drag on corporate culture, said...
Developer-Builder to Invest $1B in Heartland Opportunity Zones by 2022
By Kim Slowey, Construction Dive
Developer-builder Decennial Group — a joint venture between developers Clayco and Farpoint Development — announced it will invest $1 billion in U.S. heartland opportunity zone development projects, according to a company press release. That investment, according to The Real Deal...