Posts Tagged: construction project managers

How Building Information Modeling (BIM) Is Changing Construction

How Building Information Modeling (BIM) Is Changing Construction Those working in construction planning and design are increasingly using building information modeling (BIM) together with CAD (computer-aided design). This offers a more efficient alternative to the traditional methods of doing work by hand. Instead of going back to the plan room, everything is in the BIM… Read More »

How to Do Performance Reviews Remotely

Performance reviews are crucial for any job, whether in the construction industry, engineering, or accounting and finance. Reviews help your employees learn which areas they need to improve in. These also help motivate them for work done well. Traditionally, companies conduct performance reviews in-person, but this is not always possible. Learn how to do performance… Read More »

Benefits Tech Workers Want

Employee benefits are important to know. Employers and recruiters are currently fighting a silent battle to attract and retain the best people for their business. There’s a shortage of people with the relevant skills. In this environment of decreased supply and increased demand for skilled talent, a clear strategy for finding the best tech workers’… Read More »

Good Construction Leadership: How to Effectively Lead Your Team

As the leader of a construction team, it’s your responsibility to motivate the team, optimize each employee’s talents, and maximize productivity. Most people don’t respond well to bosses who order them around. They want leaders who will inspire them and who will work closely with their team to meet goals and deadlines. Here are some… Read More »

Keeping Your Construction Team Engaged

Maintaining employee engagement is one of the biggest challenges a construction firm faces. If your construction team is highly engaged, they will be more productive and less likely to quit. Here are some tips that will help keep your employees engaged. Feedback Technology has made consistent employee feedback easier than ever. You want to seek… Read More »

Construction Drivers: E-commerce Stimulates Warehouse Development

There are a number of trends driving commercial construction in 2019. E-commerce is one of the movements that continues to significantly impact our industry as it grows in popularity. In addition to the convenience it provides, online shopping has also triggered a variety of new and exciting construction careers to meet the growing demand for… Read More »

What Are You Doing to Retain Construction Talent in the Current Labor Shortage?

Construction companies are seeing the benefits of a thriving economy. The U.S. has experienced ten years of growth in construction. Yet, major construction firms are going to see their growth start to slow if they can’t adjust to the current labor shortage. If your company doesn’t have a strong strategy to retain construction talent, you… Read More »

4 Embarrassing Interview Mistakes You Better Not Make

Selling yourself to a new construction firm can be a nerve-wracking experience. There are those times when you might believe that you aced an interview, except you really didn’t, and vice versa. Since there are so many different variables at play, sometimes it’s better to focus more on the things that you can control. It’s… Read More »

The Best Kept Secrets about Employee Retention

Most people want a job that challenges them, keeps them engaged, and gives them a sense of purpose and satisfaction. Yet, the majority of jobs out there don’t provide people with these desires. This is one reason employee retention is often a struggle. These tips will help your firm improve retention for construction professionals. Treat… Read More »

4 Best Blogs and Podcasts to Follow If You Are in Construction

The construction industry is always adapting new technology and procedures. Keeping up with all of these innovative changes involves using all the tools and resources you have at your disposal, including many of the construction blogs and podcasts that are out there. While there are dozens and dozens of helpful blogs and podcasts available to… Read More »