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A New Perspective for Construction Executives: Establishing Yourself as a Trusted Business Advisor

A New Perspective for Construction Executives

 From 1964 to the present day, the average dollar volume of work in construction has stayed about the same but the amount of competition has risen three times. This has had a massive impact on the industry, both in terms of labor availability, in terms of profit margins and all kinds of issues. How…

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3 Kinds of Leaders… Which are You? Raging Bull, Passive Possum, or Winner

3 Kinds of Leaders Which are You Raging Bull Passive Possum or Winner

 All of life is problem-solving and if you’re a leader in construction particularly, your day is filled with solving problems, some of which you may have created and some of which may be created by other people and some of which may be completely out of everyone’s control. How do you respond to those…

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How to Maintain Your Leadership Power

How to Maintain Your Leadership Power

 Do you ever sense you make lack a bit of power or authority in terms of your leadership, you can’t just step up and do what needs to be done? Perhaps the reason why is because you have a bad conscience. One of the reasons you have a bad conscience is you are doing…

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3 Ways Great Leaders Generate Enthusiasm

3 Ways Great Leaders Generate Enthusiasm

 Enthusiasm comes from the Greek work which means “possession by a god”. If you think about those old Greek myths when a god would come into someone or be manifested in the human form and they would be able to do superhuman things like today with Superman and Spiderman. How can you generate enthusiasm…

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How to Accelerate Your Project Engineer’s Careers in 2019

How to Accelerate Your Project Engineers Careers in 2019

 Think for a minute about the new project engineers that you have in your company, the guys and gals who are a little wet behind the ears, they’ve been with you for about six months or so now. As you sit down with them towards the end of the year and think about how…

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How to Improve Your Outputs by Improving Your Inputs

How to Improve Your Outputs by Improving Your Inputs

 It’s raining here in Northern California for the first time in many, many months and we’re extremely grateful for that. Whenever we have a weather event in Northern California, I’m always reminded that there are some things over which I have no control. Weather impacts every construction CEO simply because when it’s raining and…

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