Construction Job Bidding 101

Construction Job Bidding 101

We talk a lot about job bidding because it is an absolutely critical skill if you want to start and grow a successful construction firm. This article summarizes some of our best job bidding advice and contains several videos in which we discuss various aspects of the...
Your 2021 Marketing List

Your 2021 Marketing List

As we discussed in our last issue, 2021 is going to be a competitive year. If you want to succeed, you need to manage your business well (professional job bidding, accurate costing, etc.) AND you need a marketing plan to create new business! So let’s talk about...
Managing Materials

Managing Materials

You need to have relationships with multiple suppliers. After you have worked a few jobs, you can look back and compare the quotes you have received from different suppliers and see what your potential savings are working with one supplier or another for different...

Heavy Equipment Flexibility with RPOs

If you’re leasing equipment, that’s not a bad thing. A lot of time that is an especially good decision if you are just starting out. If you get into a situation where you are going to have a long-term need for a piece of equipment – 5 or 6 months or...

Let’s Talk About Your Equipment

Underutilized Equipment If you’ve been working two or three days and you’ve got two or three pieces of equipment that have not moved, and more than likely will not move for a while, then it probably doesn’t need to be on the project. That equipment...