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Set Achievable Goals for Measurable Success

Webster’s Dictionary says that success is “a favorable or desired outcome.” This means that to develop your definition of success, you will need to first identify the measurable outcomes you are hoping to achieve with your endeavor – allowing you to recognize the milestones of your success as they are reached.

Topics: Business Building Inspiration

Innovative Construction Technologies Emerging from Skilled Labor Shortage

Contractors around the globe have been vocal about the consistent and detrimental labor shortages affecting the construction industry today. At home and abroad, we've seen a decline in the availability of skilled labor, creating additional challenges and pressures in an already high-stakes industry. Some have tried to turn the tide with short-term resolutions like increased pay or added incentives, while others have put off retirement, invested in construction education, or taken on apprenticeships to hopefully address the longer term effects of this alarming decline in key trademembers.

Topics: UDA Technologies Business Building

Profit Webinar Series: Boost Your Bottom Line

In the first installment of our Profit Series webinars, Senior Product Specialist Ian Schaefer and Sales Specialist Jordan Davis show you how you can drive up profits by utilizing features in ConstructionSuite's OnCost Estimating. If you missed our live session, you can find the recording below as well as questions asked in the webinar by some of ConstructionSuite's 500,000 users.

Topics: UDA ConstructionSuite ConstructionSuite estimating Webinar Special Session Webinar Change Orders Financials Special Series

Music Motivation: Off the Beaten Path

Listen to this playlist full of unstereotypical tunes from your favorite artists by UDA Technologies.

Topics: UDA Technologies Music Motivation

3 Priorities for Project Managers, According to President Eisenhower

Known mainly for his military and political achievements, President Dwight D. Eisenhower found success following a principle he shared often, “[w]hat is important is seldom urgent, and what is urgent is seldom important.” In construction project management, the important/urgent principle suggests that project managers should ensure they are prioritizing the important tasks that might not have immediate deadlines. Here are three tasks that we think are highly important for construction projects that may not set off any of your urgent alarms.

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Learn from the Pros: AutoDoc Fields

UDA Technologies is the fastest-growing provider of construction management software. With over 500,000 users worldwide and exceeding $65 billion in jobs managed every day, our goal remains the same: your success. This post is part of an ongoing series that deep dives into features of our ConstructionSuite project management solution.

Topics: UDA ConstructionSuite ConstructionSuite Learn From the Pros Drawing & Docs

All in the Family: Integrating the Next Generation

Around thirty percent of family-owned businesses are viable into the second generation, and only thirty-six percent of construction firms make it past their fifth year of business. For a family-owned construction company, the numbers are against you from the beginning. Successfully integrating the second generation of the family into the business is critical for its health, but it can be tricky. Read on to learn how to include the next generation with ease:

Topics: UDA Technologies UDA ConstructionOnline UDA ConstructionSuite Business Building Best Practices ConstructionOnline ConstructionSuite

Success Spotlight: Lee Construction, Inc.

This week we'd like to highlight Lee Construction, Inc. and share the story of their success. Lee Construction, Inc. is a premier family-owned construction company in Western Kansas who sets new industry standards for innovation, customer advocacy, quality, safety and community service.  When asked about their success, Rean Wessels had this to say:

Topics: Success Stories Customer Spotlight

ConstructionOnline Secret Hacks: Daily Logging Reminders

Over half a million users can attest that ConstructionOnline addresses the prevalent project management needs of growing construction firms across the globe -- but do you know about ConstructionOnline’s secret weapons? COL Secret Hacks will point you to ConstructionOnline’s most unique tools, differentiators which truly make ConstructionOnline stand out as the most powerful construction project management system on the web today.

Topics: Insider UDA ConstructionOnline Best Practices ConstructionOnline

Summer Webinar Series: RedLine Planroom

Finishing up our special Summer Series of webinars, join Senior Product Specialist Ian Schaefer and Sales Consultant Jordan Davis for a dive into ConstructionOnline's RedLine Planroom! Take a look at how you can markup, pin other features in RedLine, and more! If you missed out on the live webinar, you can find the recording here!

Topics: UDA ConstructionOnline ConstructionOnline Redline Planroom Webinar

Online Construction Project Management Software

Used by over 500,000 construction professionals worldwide, ConstructionOnline™ is the leading online construction management program. As the industry evolves, ConstructionOnline is growing with it. With the addition of ConstructionOnline Pro Features, there has never been an easier or more versatile way to begin managing your business straight from the job site.

UDA ConstructionOnline™ is the world's fastest growing collaboration resource for construction professionals. Forget the limitations of traditional construction software programs - now you can have the powerful tools that you need, like Scheduling, Calendars, Project Logging, Change Orders, and To Dos, combined with the freedom of online collaboration that you love. Teamwork and communication have a new name: ConstructionOnline. Learn More


 

About UDA Technologies

UDA Technologies is one of the fastest growing providers of construction productivity software in the United States, Canada, Australia, and 75 countries worldwide with double digit, industry leading revenue growth. Designed for growing businesses, UDA construction software manages over 65 billion dollars of construction annually. Identified as a key partner in construction software technology, UDA Technologies is a Microsoft Partner and a Premier Intuit QuickBooks developer.


 

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