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Project Success Starts with Unified Project Management

According to KMPG, 70% of organizations experienced at least one failed project in 2019. This figure shows how crucial it is to invest in premium project management solutions. So, what solution can you employ to ensure project success as a subcontractor?...

Maximize Productivity with Effective Project Communication

Productivity is a crucial aspect of any successful business. While you could have a well-qualified team, your results won’t reach expected levels without effective communication. That’s why you want to have a smooth and effective...

How to Avoid Project Management Silos

The flow of information in an organization is one of the factors that can make or break a business. Since knowledge is power, if it isn’t shared with all employees, it’ll likely result in a project management silo.  These...

Project Success Starts with Unified Project Management

Project Success Starts with Unified Project Management

According to KMPG, 70% of organizations experienced at least one failed project in 2019. This figure shows how crucial it is to invest in premium project management solutions. So, what solution can you employ to ensure project success as a subcontractor?...

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How to Avoid Project Management Silos

How to Avoid Project Management Silos

The flow of information in an organization is one of the factors that can make or break a business. Since knowledge is power, if it isn’t shared with all employees, it’ll likely result in a project management silo.  These...

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How to Accurately Track Your Labor Costs

How to Accurately Track Your Labor Costs

Ever pause to confirm what your actual labor costs are? If no, you may be losing a lot of money on such expenses unknowingly. Reason? So, what if you had a clear view of the actual labor cost and identified overcharges? That's where accurate tracking comes in; you get...

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Tips to Improving Daily Project Management Functions

Tips to Improving Daily Project Management Functions

A construction project that goes over budget and off-schedule will cost contractors precious time and money. One way to avoid these critical errors is by having a workflow in place that assures both you and your client that all project variables are accounted for....

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Challenges of Project Management for Woodworking Industries

Challenges of Project Management for Woodworking Industries

Following the emergence of the COVID pandemic, the architectural, woodworking, and furniture industries experienced fluctuations in the supply chain. While some businesses thrived, some collapsed to ruin because of inventory challenges arising when running multiple...

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8 Ways to Improve Task Management & Project Accountability

8 Ways to Improve Task Management & Project Accountability

As with any business venture, it is essential for your overhead costs and your efficiency to keep your tasks organized and your staff accountable for their workload. A successful business will have some systems to help manage tasks and accountability, but there is...

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How to Create Accurate Project Estimates

How to Create Accurate Project Estimates

When looking to create accurate project estimates, it’s important to look at the multiple factors that add up for each individual project. Equipment, material, labor costs and scope can often vary, but if you create a plan with accuracy from the get-go, you can...

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