Author Archives: Brad Larson

How to Create a Horrible Construction Department

Corporate construction departments are crucial to the success of a growing company. Often behind the scenes doing thankless work, the construction department is tasked with getting facilities built and opened. Regardless of whether it’s a new restaurant, store, or a regional support office, the construction folks are mission-critical. From good to bad to worse, we’ve […]

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Do Not Confuse Activity With Achievement

Legendary coach John Wooden once said, “Do not confuse activity with achievement”. What he was getting at, and this has become truer and truer over the years, is that while we like to measure ourselves by our work hours what really matters is what gets done. In the commerical construction industry, there is certainly plenty […]

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