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    The General Contractor And His Pattern Interrupt

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Tue, Nov 01, 2011

    *Bohunk Bob - Is one of the best construction business owners I have ever met. He is honest and a man of high integrity. If Bohunk tells you he will do something you can count on him to follow through because he believes in life you either produce reasons or results; and reasons don't count.

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    Topics: Pattern Interrupt, Strategic Planning, General Contractor

    When Is It Income In QuickBooks?

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Tue, Oct 18, 2011

    The One Burning Question Contractors Want To Know:

    Show Me The Money! When money comes into the business at some point it turns into income which is one of the 5 Key Performance Reports successful contractors monitor on a regular basis.

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    Topics: Cash Flow, QuickBooks For Contractors, General Contractor, 80 20 Rule

    Contractor Hotline Connects Homeowners And Construction Companies

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Tue, Oct 18, 2011

    Qualified Leads For Contractors

    There are referral services which have come and gone since I have been involved in construction over the past 30+ years. Most of them are in it for the money and they don't have a clue what construction is all about. Since they are run by business people who very likely never set foot on a construction site they have no idea how thing work in our world.

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    Topics: Construction, Construction Lead Referrals, General Contractor

    General Contractor Business Cycle - TIP #3 - Payroll

    Posted by Sharie DeHart on Wed, Oct 12, 2011

    How To Get Started Right – TIPS

    P = Payroll

    Now I Have Tons of Work Rolling In and I’m Ready to Hire My FIRST Employee! I have found the perfect person - My friend!  We been buddies for a long time and we are going to have a Blast working together.  Here’s where I immediately think of the robot in  “Lost In Space” saying “Warning Will Robinson”. 

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    Topics: Systems And Processes, General Contractor, New Business

    Why Some Construction Projects Fail

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Thu, Oct 06, 2011

    Rule #1 Never Hire The Low Bidder!

    The Sweetness Of Low Price Fades Quickly

    While The Bitterness Of Poor Quality Lingers On

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    Topics: Construction, General Contractor

    General Contractor Business Cycle - TIP #2 - lncome

    Posted by Sharie DeHart on Tue, Oct 04, 2011

    How To Get Started Right – TIPS

    I = Income

    We are not in business without Customers.  Our New Customers become Existing Customers.  Once the job is completed (last month / last year) they become our Previous Customers.

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    Topics: Bookkeeping Services, General Contractor, New Business

    Construction Company Board of Advisors

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Wed, Sep 28, 2011

    How To Setup Your Board Of Advisors

    If your construction business is making enough money to stay afloat and you can take enough money out to pay your bills then you are the person I want to talk too because what I have to say will make sense to you.

    If your construction business needs to make more money in order to stay in business and you are willing to hear what I have to say, then you are the person I want to talk too also, because what I have to say will make sense to you as well.

    Large profitable construction firms have a Board of Directors to develop and oversee the Strategic Objectives of the company. They provide business insights from a very high level top down view because the board members are already skilled in running similar firms which means they know how to navigate the treacherous waters of the ups and downs in the construction industry.

    This one thing can dramatically improve their quality of life and everyone around them because it begins the transformation of working IN the business to working ON the business.

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    Topics: Systems And Processes, General Contractor, Board of Advisors

    Construction Company Strategy PAM vs. MAP?

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Thu, Sep 22, 2011

    Construction Company Growth Strategy

    Most Construction Companies Use "P.A.M"

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    Topics: Construction, Construction Strategy, Bookkeeping, Bookkeeping Services, Strategic Planning, Construction Accounting, Systems And Processes, MAP vs. PAM, General Contractor, 80 20 Rule

    How Construction Companies Can Get Paid The Easy Way - Cash Flow

    Posted by Randal DeHart on Wed, Sep 21, 2011

    We Show You How To Get Paid The Easy Way

    All construction problems are related to cash flow or communicationSome construction company owners are gung-ho about doing the work and yet are embarrassed about asking for money. 

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    Topics: Pay Applications, Invoicing, QuickBooks For Contractors, Business Process Management For Contractors, General Contractor, BPM

    General Contractor Business Cycle - And So It Begins!

    Posted by Sharie DeHart on Thu, Sep 15, 2011

    I Just Started My Brand New Construction Business!  I Am A Contractor!  This Is Easy!

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    Topics: QuickBooks Tune-Up, Bookkeeping Services, QuickBooks For Contractors, General Contractor, 80 20 Rule, QuickBooks Clean-Up, QuickBooks Setup, contractors bookkeeping and accounting seattle

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