Human Resource Reminders

John Chaney

Now that it’s the end of May, commencement ceremonies have started across the country with speakers giving new graduates advice on how to survive “the real world.” Many of these graduates – whether they’re in high school or college – will enter the workforce and face new challenges and situations.

The case for constructing resource-efficient buildings

Construction Dive

Andy Feth of C.W. Driver Companies writes that a holistic approach to building offers competitive advantages and long-term cost savings

New Resource- 2013 Contractor’s Marketing Handbook

Construction Marketing Blog

Fortunately, a new resource is available to offer some insights and guidance on building a marketing strategy. Trends show that the building industry is taking steps to recover and will continue to improve throughout the rest of 2013.

Ohio Lands Cliffs Natural Resources’ First Great Lakes HBI Plant

Business Facilities Blog

The mining and natural resources company will invest $700 million and create 130 permanent jobs in Northwest Ohio​. Read: Ohio Lands Cliffs Natural Resources’ First Great Lakes HBI Plant. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Ohio Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives Cliffs Natural Resources great lakes HBI JobsOhio mining natural resources Site Selection Toledo Toledo Ironville Terminal

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Update: Foxconn Construction Resource Fair in March

Construction Equipment

Governor Scott Walker has announced the first resource fair for construction workers on March 29 at Festival Hall in Racine

Helping Save Lives Through a Website Resource

ENR Construction

As many of us were planning for the New Year ahead, a family in Franconia Township, Pa., was mourning the recent death of 53-year-old David Smith, who was killed when a young driver ran into Smith and another worker while they were painting stripes on a local road

Countries Treat Water as a Limited Resource

ENR Construction

Weather extremes also driving work around the world

Construction Budgeting Resource for Arizona

Carol Hagen

You can get this resource for free just by participating. Please share this with others in the industry as the more contractors who participate, the more valuable this construction resource will be. Construction company budgets are heavily weighted to the salary and compensation plans of their employees.

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SMPS: A resource worthy of consideration

Construction Marketing Ideas

Oldcastle Building Solutions blog: A powerful and comprehensive resource

Construction Marketing Ideas

When I first viewed the Oldcastle Building Solutions blog, I thought: “This looks like one that would be published by a professional media company/publisher.” ” In fact, Oldcastle is a building materials supplier, with more than 2,000 locations in North America.

House Passes New Water-Resources Measure

ENR Construction

Measure authorizes more than $10 billion for 30 Corps projects plus $175 million for deteriorated drinking-water systems

New resources offer tips on off-site construction

BD+C

These new resources are: — “Getting the Most Out of Off-Site Construction: Steps for Success,” which provides a step-by-step approach to help overcome barriers.

New Water-Resources Bill Unveiled in Senate

ENR Construction

Legislation authorizes $2.4 billion to build six new Corps of Engineers projects

Collaborative Construction Resources' Services

Collaborative Construction

Introduction to Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC’s Innovative IPD in 3D™ System A Revolution is bringing Integrated Project Delivery, (IPD) Collaborative Agreements, Building Information Models (BIM), and Lean Construction and Design methods to US Markets Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC (Collaborative Construction) provides the legal foundation for the revolution sweeping the planning, design and construction industries.

Senate Panel Clears Water Resources Bill

ENR Construction

New water-resources legislation, including funds for Army Corps of Engineers projects, continues to advance on Capitol Hill as Senate and House lawmakers seek to follow recent history by enacting such legislation every two years

How Do You Best Manage Your Human Resource Documents?

Construction Business Owner

Director of Human Resources, SHRM-SCP. Sarah Mueller. Shapiro & Duncan

5 Steps to Maximize Human Resource Leadership Effectiveness

Construction Business Owner

Human resource (HR) directors who work in small to midsized companies share a common frustration.

New Family Editor Resources

Revit OpEd

News Training Books Videos ResourcesFirst Item of interest: Paul Aubin recently completed a new video course for the Revit Family Editor , hosted on Lynda.com. These are the families that get attention during the video which is 6 hours and 44 minutes.

82 Twitter Resources that are Useful

Carol Hagen

Today I thought I’d share these bookmarked resources with you as an RSS Feed (so as I add more they’ll automatically add to the list or you can subscribe to my feed). Twitter is a great tool if you know what you’re doing.

Human Resources & the Tech Revolution

Construction Business Owner

Aterm often reserved for metals and oil, “precious resources” could currently be used to describe the state of labor in construction. It seems that in a few short decades we have gone from a plentiful workforce to a scarcity of available employees. But that is not the only change tied to personnel

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Resources, Inc. Hires New Managing.

PSMJ Resources

PSMJ Resources, Inc. David Whitemyer, AIA joins practice, brings extensive writing and design experience PSMJ Resources, Inc., PSMJ Resources, Inc. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Importance of Human Resources. PSMJ Resources, Inc. About PSMJ Resources. PSMJ Resources, Inc. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Friday, January 20, 2012. Hires New Managing Editor to Grow and Enhance Established Newsletters.

Supplier-based resources: Bringing your marketing upstream, or downstream

Construction Marketing Ideas

Michael Stone has posted a fascinating page based on a webinar program sponsored by Great Lakes Windows (Ply Gem) titled “2018: Plan for More Quality Leads, Better Closings and Making More Money.”

Plastic piping industry gains new online resource

Constructor Magazine

This article from American Infrastructure discusses a new online resource from the Hydrostatic Stress Board. read more. Piping

Contractors Need These Key Resources To Run Their Company Smoothly

Contractor Bookkeeping

Contractors Need Additional Resources To Smoothly Run Their Business. Running a Construction Business is part serious, part white knuckles, part smooth sailing with moments of fun. Because those moments of fun can be few and far between every Contractor needs to have a little humor. Try to see the glass is half full when it really feels like you are in “The Wizard of Oz, ” and instead of going to Kansas you went somewhere else less fun.

Water Resources Bill Sails Through the Senate

ENR Construction

Attention shifts to the House, which could take up a bill next week that focuses just on Corps projects and policies

House Passes $9B Water-Resources Measure

ENR Construction

House bill includes amendment providing $170 million to fix Flint, Mich., drinking water system

Some search engine optimization thoughts and resources

Construction Marketing Ideas

Google’s Webmaster Tools provides some valuable resources to help improve your sites and achieve higher quality search results. Google’s Webmaster Tools also provide some really useful free resources, and will help you to be indexed and found much more quickly.

The Blogging Painters: Powerful resources for painting (and other) contractors

Construction Marketing Ideas

The Blogging Painters has become one of the most powerful resources for painting contractors, and has relevance to anyone in the AEC community with its content marketing advice.

New Resource Announced For Cities Seeking Innovation And Economic Revitalization

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and White House Intergovernmental Affairs Director David Agnew will announce the launch of the National Resource Network (NRN), a pilot program designed to serve as a “311 for Cities.” Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Floor Votes Next Step for Water Resources Bills

ENR Construction

Senate and House committees unanimously clear measures authorizing $2.4 billion for Corps projects

Oldcastle Building Solutions: A well-designed blog that continues to impress with its depth and resources

Construction Marketing Ideas

Oldcastle Building Solutions won the 2017 Best Construction Blog competition for good reason: It is well-designed, with solid content and frequent relevant updates. And the quality remains as good now as it was this time last year.

PSMJ Resources Blog: Breakthough 2012

PSMJ Resources

PSMJ Resources, Inc. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Importance of Human Resources. About PSMJ Resources. PSMJ Resources, Inc. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, September 6, 2011. Breakthough 2012. Hear why Dave Burstein thinks you should attend Breakthrough 2012 in October! Posted by. 11:05 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Newer Post. Older Post. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). PSMJ is on Facebook! Check out PSMJs Facebook Page.

Hill Panels Gearing Up for 2018 Water-Resources Bill

ENR Construction

Five Corps project already are in the queue for authorizations, if new WRDA bill emerges

Industry Focus: Water Resources – Greater Memphis, 100 Trillion Gallons

Business Facilities Blog

Industry Focus: Water Resources – Greater Memphis, 100 Trillion Gallons appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Greater Memphis has an abundant supply of pure, sweet water: the Memphis Sands Aquifer holds nearly 100 trillion gallons of this precious commodity, which is becoming an economic development priority.

Training Resources or Options

Revit OpEd

The online resources available suffer from the lack of structure, at least when viewing them as all one thing. This post is biased toward learning on our own and in a way a response to a question I was asked recently.

PSMJ Resources Blog: PSMJ Resources Focuses on the Future in.

PSMJ Resources

PSMJ Resources Focuses on the Future in 2012 A/E/C Industry Summit. According to the A/E/C industry experts at research/education/consulting firm PSMJ Resources, Inc., The latest updates on the growing list of speakers and conference highlights can also be found by following PSMJ on Twitter (@psmj_resources). PSMJ Resources, Inc. Subscribe To PSMJ Resources, Inc. Importance of Human Resources. PSMJ Resources Focuses on the Future in 2012 A/E/C.

NextEra Energy Resources sustains fourth failure of season

ENR Construction

Bryan Garner, a spokesman for NextEra Energy Resources, which owns the 120-MW, 75-turbine Tuscola Bay Wind Energy Center, termed the break an isolated incident connected to equipment inside the turbine The 160-ft-high blade of a wind turbine broke off in Tuscola, Mich., in June.