A Proactive Contractor & Claim Avoidance

When it comes to contracting, we know there will be claims and change orders. It's a bi-product of working in one of the most complex industries around. But the way we handles those claims can make quite an impact on our client relations, and, thus, our potential to get paid. 

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5 Tips for Construction Contract Reviews

If you're looking at a new contract and you're eyes start going cross-eyed, just find these 5 provisions and start there. Construction contracts always have these terms in them and understanding how they work and how you can tip the scales in your favor could save your rear-end down the road. And remember: EVERYTHING is negotiable. Everything.

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The Power of Habit in Construction

The beauty of habits is that we don't realize we have the habit; it's automatic. It's just something we do - like make coffee first thing in the morning. We don't think about it, we don't have to set a reminder. We just DO IT. When it comes to construction, we all hope for a better safety record or hope we get better at contract admin. I'm going to shift the way you think about how to go about getting what you want - like a better safety record!

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