Go ahead, sweat the little stuff – 3 things you shouldn’t ignore in today’s tough economy
Abstract: According to the oft-cited self-improvement cliché, we shouldn’t sweat the little stuff in life. But, in the construction business, there’s a lot of seemingly little stuff that you shouldn’t ignore. And, during a recession, it becomes even more important. There are three things, in particular, you shouldn’t overlook while you’re fighting to keep your company competitive in today’s tough economy: indirect costs, receivables and payables, and change orders. This article offers some ideas on how to improve them.