Sep 1, 2017
4 Traits that Strong Construction Leaders Cultivate
The world of construction is changing every day. New solutions have solved many traditional construction challenges, permanently raising the bar when it comes to project quality and speed. That means client expectations are sky-high, and...
Jul 21, 2017
The ERP Approach to Construction Management
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is a method for managing everything that’s involved in delivering a product to the customer. The approach uses unified software – software that’s connected to a single database – to increase...
Jul 14, 2017
How Millennials are Impacting the Construction Industry
There’s no shortage of content documenting the traits and trends of the millennial generation. The Internet is full of articles trying to define a group of people that span a 15-year age range. In every...
Jun 23, 2017
How to Hire & Retain Talent During the Construction Labour Shortage
For several months now, the construction industry has been facing serious labour shortages that are threatening the futures of many businesses. There are countless theories on why the construction labour shortage has remained so persistent,...
May 19, 2017
Why a Quick Software Transition is NOT the Answer
We’re living in an age where technology has disrupted nearly every part of our lives. Digital transformation is everywhere and every company is a now a software company. But even though much of the world is...
May 8, 2017
Doomed to Fail: Why Project Controls Are Vital to Project Success
A construction project is a web of interconnected processes. Each element of a company’s operations — people, processes, costs, materials — affects the others. And much like a stack of dominoes, an entire project can...
Apr 14, 2017
Infographic: Cybercrime 101 — 5 Security Lessons for the Construction Industry
Cybercrime keeps getting more sophisticated. It’s a billion-dollar industry that just keeps growing. Hackers now have the skills and the resources to launch large-scale attacks. This means that even large corporations with big security budgets...
Mar 6, 2017
A Case for Change: Company Cultures & Digital Transformation
Making any kind of change to your business is challenging. But introducing new digital tools is especially difficult. Leaders looking to adopt digital-first strategies face many threats — some real, some perceived. Often, what keeps them from embracing digital...
Feb 7, 2017
Why it’s Time to Embrace the Software Revolution – Before it’s Too Late
Experts say we’re entering a new stage of the digital revolution, one where software will completely take over and revolutionize business operations. “Successful companies that are disruptive are integrally tied to their software.” Says Brett...