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How to Improve Your Construction Company's Operational Efficiency

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How to Improve Your Construction Company's Operational Efficiency

If you are in charge of running a construction company, then you are obviously aware of the numerous responsibilities involved. One responsibility you must pay careful attention to is the general operations of the facility.

Optimal operational efficiency is essential if you expect your company to be as successful as you desire. Here are some tips that will increase efficiency, making it easy for you to ensure the operation of your construction company is flowing as smoothly as possible.

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How Mobile Technology is Transforming the Construction Industry

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How Mobile Technology is Transforming the Construction Industry

Some people would say that websites are slowly dying and being replaced by apps. And there is certainly truth to that.

The increasing use of mobile technology has transformed the way we shop, connect to social media, and the way we do business - and that goes for the construction industry as well.

According to Tech Trends, in their article, Mobile Technology Advances in the Construction Industry, “Adopting a mobile strategy can help companies increase job profitability and efficiency with the click of a button.”

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How a Time Tracking App Can Help You Remain DCAA and DOL Compliant

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How a Time Tracking App Can Help You Remain DCAA and DOL Compliant

Whether you're a CEO of a construction company that hires contractors, a construction site manager, or even an independent construction contractor, the fact remains that DCAA and DOL compliance likely play an important part in your life.

Specifically, the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and the United States Department of Labor (DOL) have strict laws and regulations in place for tracking workplace safety, labor, wages, and other important aspects of contract work.

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What Contractors Should Look for in a Mobile Software

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What Contractors Should Look for in a Mobile Software

Mobile software is revolutionizing the construction industry. Through apps and mobile devices, you and your employees have the potential to communicate with clients and with each other at the touch of a button.

You can share ideas, update each other on construction projects, report problems, and carry out a wide range of administrative functions at virtually no cost.

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7 Important Factors That Contribute To DCAA and DOL Compliance

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7 Important Factors That Contribute To DCAA and DOL Compliance

The Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) conducts audits on government contractors to determine compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).

Every contractor who conducts business with the DOD must pass a DCAA audit, which is basically a broad-based review of the contractor's operating procedures and every process connected with the DOD contract.

Do what does it mean to be DCAA and DOL compliant? And which actions are important for a contractor to take to increase his chances of passing?

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Ways to Manage Multiple Jobsites at the Same Time

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Ways to Manage Multiple Jobsites at the Same Time

Is your company growing? Are you finding your contract list expanding with multiple projects that require simultaneous on-site management?

This stage of expansion can quickly lead to overworked, exhausted managers and leaders. Beat back the stress and find new ways of managing in your company to deal with the shift toward multiple projects.

Here are several ideas to help you get started.

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Stay Organized at the Job Site and Save Time

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Stay Organized at the Job Site and Save Time

The world of advanced technology has made it easier to communicate with others. Technology helps to keep you organized and saves time.

Utilizing its many benefits will provide you with the means of communication necessary to run your contracting business smoothly.

When managing your time amongst many job sites, it's important to prioritize by urgency. When you're meeting with a potential customer, it's very important to discuss their expectations on a time frame.

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How Contractors Can Utilize A Cloud Based Document Management System

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How Contractors Can Utilize A Cloud Based Document Management System

As a contractor it can be very hard to keep track of all of your documents. Using accordion folders can be practical but can easily get un-organized.

Contractors are now implementing their smartphones and tablets to help improve efficiency at job sites. With all of the advancements in technology today, it's important for contractors to look for other ways to store necessary documents.

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How to Effectively Grow a Painting Business

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How to Effectively Grow a Painting Business

Painting is one of the industries that is extremely solid, regardless of the economy. Even in lean times and times when the real estate market isn't quite up to par, a painting business will still be able to remain stable.

Here are a few things to keep in mind when growing your painting business:

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