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Your Remodeling Company Will Be Better When Women Are Part of the Team

Remodeling and construction typically have employed primarily men. After all, the classic image of a carpenter is a stud in work boots and a tool belt. However, that is not the way things will be in the future and not necessarily the best for a remodeling business. Why? I read an article by Claire Cain Miller about how women govern differently than men. Here are some of the points Miller made: Women are more collaborative than men. That is probably because women tend to listen better. Women interrupt people less.

Remodeling Ideas for Winter

Now that all of the excitement of the holidays has passed, are you starting to feel the winter doldrums creeping in? There’s nothing like that feeling of accomplishment when you finish a home project; yet it may seem difficult to find something to work on this time of year.

Do You Want to Be a Contractor or a Construction Business Owner?

Many remodelers launch a company without a business plan or any written goals. If that description fits, and if your business is close to the $1 million in sales threshold, or if you want to grow past that milestone, you’re at an important crossroads. You need to decide whether you will remain a contractor or if you will become a construction business owner. Regardless of your choice, you should develop a plan and commit to following through on it.