Business Management

Grow Your Business With the Building Systems Councils Webcast Series

Grow Your Business With the Building Systems Councils Webcast Series

NAHB’s Building Systems Councils, representing manufactures, builders and suppliers of modular, panelized, log, timber frame and concrete homes, is excited to announce its monthly Lunch-N-Learn Webcast Series topics for the remainder of the year.

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Hire Team Players, not Naysayers

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Hire Team Players, not Naysayers

Builder and success coach Burk Moreland, GMB, CGB believes that hiring the right people isn’t just about finding workers with the right skills. It’s also about finding people with the right attitude and other important indicators that actually make the best players for your team.

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Finance Changes Shaping the Housing Market

Finance Changes Shaping the Housing Market

In his remarks in the latest issue of Eye on the Economy, NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz provided his insights on the state of the economy as it relates to the home building industry, highlighting changes in interest rates, loan availability and housing demand.

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Boost Your Value with Project Management Live Online

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Boost Your Value with Project Management Live Online

Explore the process with Jeff Hunt next month when he teaches Project Management Live Online. Presented in webinar format over three consecutive Tuesdays, June 6, 13 and 20, 1-3 p.m. ET, the course will show you how to build the project on time, on budget and with a happy customer.

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Oklahoma Remodeler: Never Stop Marketing

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Oklahoma Remodeler: Never Stop Marketing

“Profits will continue to tighten as costs inevitably rise, but with continued networking, repeat customers and referrals, we expect to continue seeing a steady rise in our revenue,” says Mike Fournier, owner of The Sonrise Companies, and May’s NAHB Remodeler of the Month.

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Husband and Wife Remodelers Avoid Management Pitfalls

Husband and Wife Remodelers Avoid Management Pitfalls

Agreeing on whose turn it is to fold the laundry is one thing. Becoming business partners with your life partner is a whole new level of teamwork. Maya and Len Bogh, co-owners of Great Northern Builders, Inc. in South Berwick, Maine, describe their working dynamic as one that has evolved throughout their 12-year marriage. They also feel more poised with their business management efforts as a result of networking with the right experts.

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Bringing NAHB Courses to Canada and Beyond

Vince Butler has had the pleasure of teaching NAHB Education classes in Canada since 2011. He has visited five provinces, many of them multiple times, and spoken with dozens of Canadian builders about their businesses, the market and challenges they face every day. The most striking observation is the overwhelming similarity between American businesses and that of our friends north of the border.

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Learn Valuable Tips During National Small Business Week

Learn Valuable Tips During National Small Business Week

It’s not too late to register for several free webinars during this year’s National Small Business Week, April 30-May 6.

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How to Get on the Road to Profitability

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How to Get on the Road to Profitability

Managing your building or remodeling business’ finances is much more than financial tracking. You have to be able to answer several specific questions, many of which will be covered in an upcoming business accounting webinar.

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Persistence Equals Success for Texas Remodeler

Filed in Awards, Business Management, Remodelers by on April 26, 2017 0 Comments
Persistence Equals Success for Texas Remodeler

Despite a slow start for his remodeling company in 2003, Bryan Smith, the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for April, found his niche and made the right connections that helped teach him how to beef up business.

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