Part 5: Running a Successful Construction Business – Resource Allocation – Financial

Continuing the chapters about the tools that can be used to help you have a Successful Construction Business. This one is about the broad subject of Resource Allocation. The next 2 paragraphs are the Wikipedia definition of Resource allocation. Resource allocation is the assignment of available resources to various uses. In project management, resource allocation is the scheduling of activities…

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The Transformation in Project Management – Benefits of Construction Cost Estimation Software

Benefits of construction cost estimation software.

Construction cost estimation software systems are the rage. They give you the scientific edge by adjusting labor units and estimating installation difficulty factor per installation for each task. There is little questioning the fact that there are many positives of using construction cost estimation software. Here’s a list of reasons why!

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American Jobs Act – What Is In It For Your Construction Business?

By James G. McConnell

 

Please, ladies and gentlemen, don’t shoot the messenger. I don’t write the legislation, I just report what is in it so your business can take advantage of the appropriations if you so choose. Having said that, here is a breakdown of what is in the 155 page American Jobs Act of 2011, as introduced by the Obama administration, which affects the construction industry, segment by segment.

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