December 13, 2015

 

Things change. Businesses must align with this change. A process effective decades ago may be too inefficient for todays technology and pace and may in fact get in the way of resolving problems at their lowest level. The result is over work for middle managers having to make decisions that have sat in their computer while contractors and staff await a decision. 

 

One of my mentors Dr Tom stated that leadership means change and...

December 7, 2015

First you must be willing to hire a consultant strong in what you are weak in with enough character to represent your interests. This is a challenge on small projects where there is temptation save money due to a small budget.  

 

There is a saying that goes as follows; a smart person learns from their experience but a genius learns from others. Hiring a consultant who has experience in what you are about to do is a great way to...

November 22, 2015

It is no surprise our nations infrastructure as a whole received a failing grade on a recent national inventory report card. The Interstate was first authorized and heavily funded starting in 1956. Many of the original alignments built in the following years through the late 1960's still remain as narrow two highways lanes each way while urban portions have been expanded 2 and in some place 3 times since inception. 

 

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