Management http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6635/more en Vincent R. Boltz Inc. retains culture through acquisition http://contractormag.com/business-development/vincent-r-boltz-inc-retains-culture-through-acquisition <div class="field-deck"> Boltz Inc. offers even more products and services thanks to acquisition by Rhoads Energy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Much credit is due to Bob Boltz, who owned the company from 1980 until 2015. His foresight throughout ownership and during the acquisition left all employees and customers in a good position.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/business-development/vincent-r-boltz-inc-retains-culture-through-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/business-development/vincent-r-boltz-inc-retains-culture-through-acquisition#comments Business Development Registered User Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:29:00 +0000 425901 at http://contractormag.com Infographic: Top trends in field service management 2016 http://contractormag.com/management/infographic-top-trends-field-service-management-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Take a look at the key trends shown in this infographic and let this be your guide to prepare for the field service management setting in 2016. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/infographic-top-trends-field-service-management-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/infographic-top-trends-field-service-management-2016#comments IoT Management Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:54:00 +0000 425881 at http://contractormag.com McKinstry, partners win grant to research and distribute safety innovations http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mckinstry-partners-win-grant-research-and-distribute-safety-innovations <div class="field-deck"> Grant team will break new ground for safety within mechanical contracting field. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">McKinstry is teaming up with university and industry partners to bring exemplary safety to one of America’s most dangerous industries.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mckinstry-partners-win-grant-research-and-distribute-safety-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/mckinstry-partners-win-grant-research-and-distribute-safety-innovations#comments Best Practices Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:58:00 +0000 425861 at http://contractormag.com Building materials: they comply with code, but are they safe? http://contractormag.com/codes/building-materials-they-comply-code-are-they-safe <div class="node-body article-body">Are building materials safe just because they meet code? An interesting concept —and most people believe that’s the case — but is it a fact? </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/building-materials-they-comply-code-are-they-safe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/building-materials-they-comply-code-are-they-safe#comments Best Practices Codes Registered User Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:06:00 +0000 425841 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Testo announces “Measure of Excellence” campaign and promotional bag giveaway http://contractormag.com/marketing/testo-announces-measure-excellence-campaign-and-promotional-bag-giveaway <div class="node-body article-body">Testo, Inc. announces their Fall promotional campaign, “The Measure of Excellence”. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/marketing/testo-announces-measure-excellence-campaign-and-promotional-bag-giveaway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/marketing/testo-announces-measure-excellence-campaign-and-promotional-bag-giveaway#comments Marketing Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:15:00 +0000 425831 at http://contractormag.com <p>Testo Combustion Analyzers.</p> Comfortech preview: 6 Ways to use employee rewards to inspire, build loyalty http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-6-ways-use-employee-rewards-inspire-build-loyalty <div class="node-body article-body">When you reward your employees beyond their regular paycheck, you heighten the value they place on their work. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-6-ways-use-employee-rewards-inspire-build-loyalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-6-ways-use-employee-rewards-inspire-build-loyalty#comments Best Practices Comfortech Registered User Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:14:00 +0000 425771 at http://contractormag.com ABC, AIA and NAHB economists predict industry growth through 2017 http://contractormag.com/management/abc-aia-and-nahb-economists-predict-industry-growth-through-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker and NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz predicted continued growth for the construction industry in 2017 during a joint economic forecast today. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/abc-aia-and-nahb-economists-predict-industry-growth-through-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/abc-aia-and-nahb-economists-predict-industry-growth-through-2017#comments Management Mon, 15 Aug 2016 20:59:00 +0000 425691 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock A. O. Smith supports Habitat for Humanity’s 2016 Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project http://contractormag.com/management/o-smith-supports-habitat-humanity-s-2016-jimmy-rosalynn-carter-work-project <div class="node-body article-body">A. O. Smith, a water heater manufacturer and top employer in Middle Tennessee, is supporting Habitat for Humanity’s Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Memphis, Tenn.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/o-smith-supports-habitat-humanity-s-2016-jimmy-rosalynn-carter-work-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/o-smith-supports-habitat-humanity-s-2016-jimmy-rosalynn-carter-work-project#comments Management Mon, 15 Aug 2016 18:19:00 +0000 425681 at http://contractormag.com A. O. Smith. Comfortech preview: How the Golden Rule can keep your customers happy http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-how-golden-rule-can-keep-your-customers-happy <div class="node-body article-body">The Golden Rule of treating others as you would like to be treated yourself is a guiding principle for many, but in the world of customer service, there can be occasions where it can be difficult to remember the idea. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-how-golden-rule-can-keep-your-customers-happy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/comfortech/comfortech-preview-how-golden-rule-can-keep-your-customers-happy#comments Best Practices Comfortech Registered User Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:40:00 +0000 425651 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Dan Heichelbech named President of TCM Corp. http://contractormag.com/management/dan-heichelbech-named-president-tcm-corp <div class="node-body article-body">TCM Corp., a leading mechanical contractor in the Pacific Northwest, announced today the appointment of Dan Heichelbech as the company’s President.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/dan-heichelbech-named-president-tcm-corp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/dan-heichelbech-named-president-tcm-corp#comments Management Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:52:00 +0000 425591 at http://contractormag.com <p>Dan Heichelbech.</p>