Why Warmth Is the Underappreciated Skill Leaders Need
By Loran Nordgren, Associate Professor of Management & Organizations, Kellogg Insight.
When it comes to success in leadership, there has never been just one playbook, but those who demonstrate high levels of “interpersonal warmth” have a better chance at long-term success."
2018 Cogence Drive Award Winners
From the webpage of Cogence Alliance.
Cogence created the Drive Awards to honor the best in project collaboration. The awards highlight the critical role and immense value that collaboration and innovation bring to building projects." Cogence Alliance brings together owners, architects, engineers, construction...
Tech Strategy Requires a New Type of Construction Worker
By Construction Dive's, Kathleen Brown
Introducing technology at a construction company isn’t as simple as supplying iPads and downloading “freemium” project management apps — it involves a plethora of hardware, software, people and processes and requires someone at the helm who understands how all of...
Congratulations to the Latino Construction Construction Program Graduates!
The Ana Show celebrates the second Latino Construction Program graduating class of 2018. These 22 graduates just completed their 6 week trades class through The Spanish American Committee. Watch and get details on how you can get a good paying job that will change your life.
Sell What Customers Want
Article by certified professional construction BIZCOACH and popular construction industry speaker, George Hedley on ForConstructionPros.com.
In order to successfully attack your desired customer targets, determine what you can offer based on what they want and how you can help them."
How Emerging Leaders Can Change Their Mindsets To Inspire Their Teams
Written by Beth Kuhel, Forbes.com
The new top talent will demonstrate a track record for being scrappy problem solvers, curious learners and divergent thinkers whose imaginative approach makes them good at figuring things out with minimal direction."
The Benefits Of Upskilling For Employers and Employees
Written by John Feldmann, Forbes.com
Upskilling refers to the process of teaching current employees new skills."
Construction Program Moving the Needle in Hispanic Community
By Rhonda Crowder
For years, it has been difficult for minority communities to matriculate into the building trade unions. And, for members of the Hispanic community with language barriers, it could be even more complicated. But, current efforts are underway to change that dynamic.
In response to the opportunity the MetroHealth...
6 Steps to Building a Solid Estimate
By contributing editor Roland Miles , Constructech
Estimators have told us that following six steps will help ensure that estimates are accurate and on point for every project."