This webinar contains two major components: An explanation of the RS Means database and its categories and components. The webinar explains all the displayed numbers and how they are calculated and how they should be adjusted. A quick overview of the RS Means Online system and how it can be used for itemized (detailed) estimates, assemblies, and summary estimates.Areas CoveredA quick overview of the RS Mean..
Construction Lending and Real Credit Administration: Evaluating, Underwriting, and Monitoring Construction Loans
Most bankers acknowledge that construction lending is riskier than other types of commercial lending:Repayment ability depends on successful completion of the construction before the project can generate cash flow from the sale of the finished property, from rental or lease of the real estate, or permanent take-out refinancingDuring the construction period, the collateral is literally work-in-progress and o..
The turbulent ever-changing and technology driven world of business requires changing and evolving roles for controllers. The focus is currently more on the soft side of business, rather than accounting and reporting. It is more about people pleasing, than pencil pushing. Studies have shown the controllers who want to rise in the ranks to CFO must learn to put down their pencils and master the soft skills. ..
Studies show most people spend about 50% of their work time writing and answering emails, substantiating the fact that email is an indispensable part of the workday. Processing email can be tedious, boring, and often mind-numbing yet writing and responding to emails with speed and acumen is pivotal to your success.In this day we spend together, you will learn how to:Survive the email avalanche that dumps in..
Blockchain and cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin have been getting headlines for years now, first because of their increasing value, and lately because of a crash in value. Yet, few business professionals can grasp the intricacies, opportunities, and challenges posed by this new technology. Millions of crypto traders are searching daily for tax professionals with expert knowledge of crypto taxation. This web..
This program will assist you in developing a cultural competency plan of action to move your DEI goals forward. We will explore the definition of cultural competency and how to make it a reality. We will explore the policies and practices necessary to make DEI work for your workplace. Areas Covered Definitions of DEI and cultural competencyTrends in cultural competencyHow to OWN cultural competencyDevelopin..
Providing better, faster service is what will keep your customers coming back.Quality service will give you the competitive advantage you need to survive in a tough business climate. In today’s customer-oriented business environment, "people skills" are critical for personal and organizational success. How you handle your customers can directly affect your individual goals as well as your team’s and company..
Today, software tools are used to manage the "mechanics" of customer relationship. However, you cannot rely on software to manage your relationships with customers. This is the human interaction which must take place. Acquiring the right customers in the first place and then discovering their ever-changing needs goes far beyond interacting with a screen. Successful organizations, spend time talking with cus..
Conflict should not be avoided. In fact, discussing ideas that differ among team members is the only way to get all the ideas out and examined. Passionate debate is to be encouraged. Managing the discussion is the challenge for the moderator. Arguing your point of view is NOT attacking those with a different point of view personally. The ultimate intent is to resolve the conflict by coming to a consensus. C..
In this training you will discover the secret skills used by top therapists to deal with the most challenging of people. From annoying people at work. All the way to lock-down psychiatric patients. These skills are all extensively tested in the field and known to produce outstanding results.You will also learn how to deal with specific types of difficult people, and be shown how to control your emotions and..
On this webinar you will:Understand what impostor syndrome is and how it can hold you backIdentify your type of impostor syndrome personalityLearn the 5 key principles to work through the mental and emotional blocks holding you backBe introduced to my holistic approach to managing and overcoming feelings triggered by impostor syndromeStart to learn how to build the resilience and strength to deal with uncer..
During many years of evaluating companies there are many things that you find are not as they seem after breaking down a balance sheet, income statement or statement of cash flows. If you do not have the skills to properly analyze the companies’ financial statements, you could end up losing a large customer to bankruptcy or granting a loan and the company defaults on it. In the webinar you will learn how re..
Practically every person in the US will either drive a vehicle or be a passenger in one at some point. Usually this is a Daily Exposure. In order to maximize the safety elements associated with this ‘exposure’, It is pretty much staring us in the face that we learn at least the basic safety metrics associated with all things automotive. This includes such things as hiking, walking the dog, bike riding, driv..
Embark on a transformative leadership journey with Robert S. Grossman, Founder of Black Diamond Leadership, as he leads our highly anticipated webinar, "Delegating for Growth." With over 25 years of experience and a track record of coaching 500 leaders globally, Robert brings a wealth of expertise to guide you toward becoming a master delegator and achieving unparalleled success.In this dynamic webinar, you..
The Differing Site Conditions clause is one of the oldest clauses used in construction contracts, having been created by the U.S. Federal government in 1926. It is generally accepted that the object of the clause is to transfer the risk of latent site conditions to the owner, thus enticing contractors to reduce their contingency cost at the time of bid. The promise of the clause is that if the contractor en..