How To Get Help Finding Contracting Leads

One of the biggest challenges that contractors face today is finding good contracting leads.  The slow economy has caused a lot of companies to put their expansion plans on the self until there is more stability. This has made the competition tougher.  There are fewer projects and the big dogs are going after them like … Read more

There Is A New Free Tool To Help You Size Up Your Competition

There is a new free tool that can help you determine where you stand competition wise in your area.  You can find the tool on the SBA website.  It’s called “Sizeup”. To see the complete story click here or you can enter the website address at www.SBA.gov. If you haven’t already you need to go to … Read more

Sharpie Parties and Foreclosed Properties – Another Opportunity For Contractors

Another sign of the times may be another opportunity for Wise contractors.  One of the latest trends for the destructive dead brain crazy citizens is the property destroying and vandalism of foreclosed properties; known as “Sharpie Parties”!  Yeah; apparently there are some people that use the social media to that target a particular foreclosed property … Read more

Planswift – A Tool To Get You An Edge Over Your Competition

I have recommended the Planswift digital take-off software if you need to do more estimates and only have a limited amount of time to do them. The software is easy to use.  You can speed up your take-off time by at least 10 times.  Best of all the program is affordable; especially if you have … Read more

11 Ways To Be More Competitive – Part 1

Competition is part of life and according to Darwin, only the strong survive!  Luckily business is not a life or death event, even though; at times it may feel like it. The economy has made competition in today’s business world tougher than ever!  In order to survive and prosper we need to find ways to … Read more