Can’t Find Enough Good Help?

Builders, contractors, and subcontractors continually complain they can’t find enough trained help to get all their work done. People, or a lack of them, is their biggest problem. This leads me to believe that construction business owners should make finding,...

No Pain – Just Train!

I played water polo in high school and college. After summer vacation, our two week training camp would start in early September. Twice a day we would swim laps, pass the ball, practice our skills, shoot goals, lift weights, and work on our offense and defense...

Motivating Your Workforce

I used to get tired of trying to get my people to do what I wanted them to do. They always had what appeared to be legitimate excuses why they didn’t get the job done on time, or why they didn’t follow my directions, or why it wasn’t their fault when...

Exciting Vision = Results!

Business owners, leaders, and managers continue to be stuck in the past. They fail to realize by squeezing out the last drop of productivity, cutting their overhead to the bare bones, trying to cut costs, working harder, and continuing to do business the same way with...

Let Go And Watch Them Grow!

Trust is the number one characteristic of leaders. Without trust, people won’t follow you. Can you imagine buying products from a store or insurance from an agent you don’t trust? You’re just not going to do it. Would you do repeat business with...