Management http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6635/more en A.J. Perri associate donates over 3,000 garment items to women in need http://contractormag.com/management/aj-perri-associate-donates-over-3000-garment-items-women-need <div class="node-body article-body">A.J. Perri, a New Jersey based provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services, donated over 3000 clothing items to Dress for Success® and guests of the Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/aj-perri-associate-donates-over-3000-garment-items-women-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/aj-perri-associate-donates-over-3000-garment-items-women-need#comments Management Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:43:00 +0000 433951 at http://contractormag.com Construction input prices surge to start 2017, ABC says http://contractormag.com/management/construction-input-prices-surge-start-2017-abc-says <div class="field-byline"> ABC Economics </div> <div class="field-deck"> Energy prices remain on the ascent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Construction input prices collectively rose by 1 percent on a monthly basis and 3.8 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/construction-input-prices-surge-start-2017-abc-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/construction-input-prices-surge-start-2017-abc-says#comments Management Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:23:00 +0000 433931 at http://contractormag.com Pros, cons and return on investment http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment <div class="node-body article-body">Think about how many times you’ve asked yourself the same question of “Is it worth the investment?"</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/yates/pros-cons-and-return-investment#comments Yates Plumbing Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:53:00 +0000 433731 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Smart strategies, insights via apps for commercial projects http://contractormag.com/feldmans/smart-strategies-insights-apps-commercial-projects <div class="node-body article-body">Sensor-equipped hardware, smart building applications and software-generated analytics — all working together — are making inroads in the HVACR industries. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/feldmans/smart-strategies-insights-apps-commercial-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/feldmans/smart-strategies-insights-apps-commercial-projects#comments Feldmans Technology Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:20:00 +0000 433721 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Notable achievements and changes too http://contractormag.com/eatherton/notable-achievements-and-changes-too <div class="node-body article-body">As I enter into the fifth year of my career with the Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA)... I feel a great deal of pride in knowing that we, as an industry have become stronger today than we were when I first joined the RPA. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/eatherton/notable-achievements-and-changes-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/eatherton/notable-achievements-and-changes-too#comments Eatherton Radiant Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:39:00 +0000 433711 at http://contractormag.com <p>Heraclitus of Ephesius.</p> Wikimedia Commons How to create tax-free wealth while beating up the IRS — legally http://contractormag.com/blackman/how-create-tax-free-wealth-while-beating-irs-legally <div class="node-body article-body">This article is about a new and unique concept called the Comprehensive Tax Plan (CTP for short.) </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/blackman/how-create-tax-free-wealth-while-beating-irs-legally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/blackman/how-create-tax-free-wealth-while-beating-irs-legally#comments Blackman Taxes Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:58:00 +0000 433691 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock How to spend less on marketing to get more customers http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-spend-less-marketing-get-more-customers <div class="node-body article-body">What if you could build a predictable, simple-to-implement formula that allowed you to market to customers in a way that often costs less and yet is more effective? </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-spend-less-marketing-get-more-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/how-spend-less-marketing-get-more-customers#comments Best Practices Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:37:00 +0000 433681 at http://contractormag.com 8 Reasons why you need KPIs http://contractormag.com/michel/8-reasons-why-you-need-kpis <div class="node-body article-body">When you go to a doctor, the first thing checked is heart rate and blood pressure. These are KPIs.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/michel/8-reasons-why-you-need-kpis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/michel/8-reasons-why-you-need-kpis#comments Michel Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:26:00 +0000 433661 at http://contractormag.com Safety in the workplace http://contractormag.com/schwartz/safety-workplace <div class="node-body article-body">Workplace safety has moved from almost an afterthought to the forefront of the trades today. In times past, “common sense” dictated how quickly and how thoroughly new hires learned what and what not to do on the job.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/schwartz/safety-workplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/schwartz/safety-workplace#comments Schwartz Registered User Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:16:00 +0000 433651 at http://contractormag.com Murphy Company appoints Asif Kadiani as Senior Engineer http://contractormag.com/management/murphy-company-appoints-asif-kadiani-senior-engineer <div class="node-body article-body">Asif Kadiani, P.E., CEM, GBE, LEED AP, has joined Murphy Company as senior engineer, design-build. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/murphy-company-appoints-asif-kadiani-senior-engineer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/murphy-company-appoints-asif-kadiani-senior-engineer#comments Management Thu, 09 Feb 2017 19:45:00 +0000 433611 at http://contractormag.com <p>Asif Kadiani, P.E., CEM, GBE, LEED AP.</p>