July 2019
The fall protection you need when your workers’ lives are on the line
One of the most challenging aspects of building a robust fall-protection solution is installing enough anchorage tie-off points to provide sufficient access to all required work areas. Further complicating matters is the fact that, as work progresses, available structural members are covered or can...
How these major shifts are making today’s equipment more efficient
It’s likely no surprise that the diesel engine in your construction equipment today is a far cry from the ones used 30 years ago. Even significant updates within the past 10 years have changed diesel engines dramatically. What is under or behind a machine panel today is a sophisticated and...
How small, strategic changes can bring in bigger business
The thought of a rebrand can spark terror in even the most seasoned business owner. For the uninitiated, the process seems shrouded in mystery, the end result uncertain. Cautionary tales abound from across the corporate world—Uber’s much-maligned 2016 rebrand, the Sci-Fi Channel’s 2009 rebrand to...
How to make sure you're secure
The construction industry is crossing the bridge from outdated processes into digitization. Firms everywhere are now embracing software throughout their organizations. The upside is that work can be done more productively. The downside—as is the case with adopting connected technology anywhere...
How to step up your management performance
Stand-up comedy can make you a better presenter. After all, it’s one of the hardest forms of public speaking you’ll ever try. So it’s likely that if you do even remotely well at stand-up, all other types of business presentations will seem easier. But, stand-up comedy can also make you a better...