Construction management is vital to the successful operation of a construction firm. Here are some of the reasons it matters so much and what might happen if it’s not properly executed.
The breakdown on which construction software products are most popular among construction firms will help you make a decision for your own business.
Sage offers many types of construction software, but which one is right for you? We break down each option and the features they include.
There are major differences between construction management vs. project management, and it is vital to understand the distinction.
Construction estimating and takeoff software is a must if you want to be successful as a construction manager. This software is key to putting together an accurate and compelling bid that will convince clients to choose you over the competition. But construction software can be very expensive, leaving you wondering whether it really makes sense […]
Construction sites are complex operations fraught with risks ranging from unsafe situations to financial pitfalls. And with most construction projects facing razor-thin profit margins, construction firms need everything to go right. That’s why certification is so important in the construction industry. Construction managers and their teams need to have the skills necessary to get the […]
Everywhere around us, construction technology is exploding. Drone usage surged 239% in just one year. Modular and prefab construction could be a $135 billion industry by 2023. There are now a staggering 378 different construction software options in our directory, as of September 2019. As the construction labor shortage continues to vex the industry, construction […]
Schedule delays are poison in the construction industry. And yet, firms can’t seem to avoid them completely, no matter how hard they try. Large construction projects are delayed, on average, by about 20 months, according to a report by global consulting firm McKinsey and Company. Missing deadlines is often the norm in construction rather than […]
Performing accurate cost estimating is critical to the success of your construction business. Estimate too high and you win fewer jobs, too low and your profits disappear. That’s why it’s so important to get it right the first time. Estimating by hand is time-consuming, so at some point, you may consider using software to bid […]
As your firm continues to grow, managing it gets more and more complicated—especially when it comes to the financials. As a busy construction manager, you might let accounting fall by the wayside—and that’s costing your firm a lot of money. Your bank might hit you with overdraft fees if you didn’t know your account was […]