Kindly be advised that the Building Trades Employers’ Association (BTEA) and SMACNA Boston will be holding two quality educational seminars to be held on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at the Westin Waltham Boston, from 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Kevin Dougherty, a nationally recognized speaker … Continue reading "Field Based Project Management"
This program is being held in collaboration with other union employer associations. For this full day workshop, companies are encouraged to send anyone that is currently in a leadership position and is trying to improve their ability to provide purpose, direction and motivation from foremen to executives. As managers, our role is to plan, lead, … Continue reading "Leadership for Managers Seminar w/ FMI"
BTEA and MCAP are pleased to announce that Nic Bittle will be conducting an extended seminar for supervisors and foremen of our contributing contractors. In A Foreman’s Field Guide to Developing Your Workforce, Nic will walk your foremen and supervisors through how to develop their team for long-term success. As natural mentors on the jobsite … Continue reading "A Foreman’s Field Guide To Developing Your Workforce"
This program is a must for Project Managers who deal with change orders. This workshop walks all attendees through the life of a change order. From what is a change and types of changes, to calculating non-direct costs using fill-in-the-blank worksheets (available only from this workshop) to presenting mock change orders calculated in class to … Continue reading "The Real Cost of Change Orders"
Mark Breslin is an author, speaker, CEO and influencer at the highest levels of business in North America. He has spent decades advising CEOs and senior leaders in business, government, labor and nonprofit arenas. Influencing groups from 50 to 5,000 at a time, Mark drives home the lessons needed for positive change that create profound … Continue reading "Alpha Dog Workshop w/ Mark Breslin"
Join Tom Richert, Principal of LeanProject for an introductory seminar on how to best utilize lean construction as a competitive advantage. This is the first of two lean workshops held by the BTEA and Tom Richert. This seminar is intended for senior managers and owners who are interested in better understanding lean construction. This workshop … Continue reading "Leveraging Lean Construction as a Competitive Strategy Workshop"
Financial management is a hallmark of great organizations. Collections, billing, cost management and ethical profit maximization are not the sole province of the controllers and CFO’s. In fact, all company and project team members of firm have a stake in strong financial management. The session will demystify financial concepts and reporting methods to help project … Continue reading "Financial Management w/ FMI"
Kindly be advised that the Building Trades Employers’ Association (BTEA) and Massachusetts Construction Advancement Program (MCAP) will be holding an educational seminar featuring the well-known speaker Kevin Dougherty. This program is designed to improve your project profitability. Project Communication will help the sheet metal contractor and their production teams take charge of projects and determine … Continue reading "Project Communication"
Join Tom Richert, Principal of LeanProject for an seminar on how to best implement lean construction. This is the second of two lean workshops held by the BTEA and Tom Richert. This seminar is intended for project managers and operations staff who are interested in how to better implement lean principles into practice. This workshop … Continue reading "Lean Construction Jobsite Practices"
A successful customer experience drives all great businesses. But do we truly know how to drive successful customer relationships? Proactive communication is at the heart of all business relationships, but it is sometimes very difficult to accomplish effective customer communications through email, texting and instant messaging. Customer focused communication is an important marketing approach that … Continue reading "Customer Focused Construction & Communications"