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Better Project Outcomes Series: Change Management

Tracy Sturla April 26, 2022

No one knows communication and organization better than Bob Dresser of Strategic Executive Consulting. In this fourth episode in the Better Project Outcomes Series, Bob addresses a key component in the success of construction companies, projects, and profitability—change management.  In this episode, Bob highlights the key components needed to set […]

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Contracts & Risk Management with Maria DiStravolo Elliott, partner with Barley Snyder

Tracy Sturla April 11, 2022

In today’s podcast, Maria Elliott, attorney/partner for Barley Snyder talks about contracts and risk management.  Maria shares her insight about the changes being made in contracts since COVID.  Maria commented that before COVID, owners and general contractors were focused on force majeure, which is the unforeseeable circumstances that prevent someone […]

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Is Prefabrication a Fad or Here to stay?

Chris Martin January 31, 2022

Jim Gabriel, president of MODLOGIQ shed light on why prefabrication is trending across the construction industry. Owners, general contractors, designers, and architects are turning to modular construction for several reasons. One of the biggest reasons is that the world is changing. Gabriel speaks openly about the pandemic and how modular […]

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2022 Construction Economic Forecast

Chris Martin January 24, 2022

Dr. Anirban Basu shares his 2022 forecast for the Pennsylvania construction industry.  According to Dr. Basu, various segments of the industry should expect strong growth in data centers, fulfillment centers, and public works projects, based on multiple infrastructure investments from the Federal government. He also shares which segments may have […]

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Improving Workforce Development in Pennsylvania

Chris Martin January 17, 2022

Listen as President Rivera shares insight into the trends facing the industry related to workforce development beyond traditional construction-related skills such as career counseling, heavy equipment training, and professional career paths that will have a significant impact.  Vital to the success of any workforce development programs which rely on training […]

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2021 Building PA Podcast year in review

Chris Martin January 10, 2022

2021 proved to be an unconventional year – we battled a pandemic, did our best to manage an erratic supply chain, and watched many businesses grow at an exponential rate. With 2021 behind us, Chris and Jon wanted to take a moment and reflect on several highlights from some inspiring […]

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How to reduce your insurance premiums

Chris Martin December 6, 2021

Listen as Jamey Bednez, vice president of Stalwart Insurance Group talks with us as we discuss the impact of wellness on insurance premiums.  Bednez shares that wellness initiatives help employers identify inefficiencies.  For example, he states that 61 percent of employees surveyed say that their workplace causes stress, which leads […]

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Labor Relations and Safety

Chris Martin November 29, 2021

The HR and Safety Director of Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal, Seth Abraham, stopped by the Building PA Podcast to discuss labor relations and safety.  Listen in as Seth discusses his thoughts on workforce development and the value relationships bring to creating a safety culture across 5 offices and 7 […]