05/18/2015 | By Scott Siegal
As a contractor, being busy in the construction industry is a great problem. Being busy means you’re making money and becoming more profitable. But, as an owner, you sometimes get stuck wearing a lot of hats and juggling a lot of problems.
While juggling said problems, it’s easy to lose focus on actually growing your business. But, ultimately, that should be one of your main goals. You shouldn’t have to worry about all the little details.
By empowering your employees to make those decisions for themselves, you can worry about the bigger picture.
I’ve heard so many business owners say, “Too much to do, too little time.” Now’s the time to overcome that dilemma!
Strength in a Company
When you hear about a company being, “strong” you don’t necessarily think about the physical aspect of the word. Being a “strong” company can mean a variety of things. Does it mean being busy all the time? Being “number one” in your area? While those could be great, it doesn’t necessarily mean that you’re a strong, solvent, and growing company.
All the little details and problems that come with owning your own business are very natural and will probably never go away. But once you’ve buttoned up the little details, you can truly focus on growing your business and making it stronger than ever.
Let’s Take a Time Out
If you’re not progressing as a company, you’re regressing. Plain and simple. Our “Time Out” series is focused on just that — progressing. No matter what type of contractor you are, there’s always room for improvement.
In the four-part sessions, you will learn:
- how to overcome common problems all contractors face.
- how to increase productivity
- how to resolve customer disputes
- how to get more jobs and make more money per job
Business owners need to be like sponges and absorb all the information they can. A wealth of knowledge brings a wealth of success.
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