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How Construction Leaders Can Establish a Strong Character

How Construction Leaders Can Establish a Strong Character

In the construction industry, there are countless ethical situations leaders are placed in daily—whether on the production floor, a job site or a boardroom. Consider some of the challenges leaders face every day in these contexts, including dealing with power, privilege, information, consistency, loyalty, responsibility, motivation and decisions. [rml_read_more] There are so many variables and fac... »

Turn Around Off-track Capital Projects with New Leadership

Turn Around Off-track Capital Projects with New Leadership

On distressed projects, top executives must often acknowledge that the original project leaders are ineffective—a serious problem that necessitates immediate change. According to our interview panellists, even very experienced leaders may lack one or more critical skills. Their main weaknesses might include indecisiveness, failure to maintain the trust of important project stakeholders, approximat... »

MICROSCOPIC LENS: INWARD FOCUS ON SELF-LEADERSHIP

MICROSCOPIC LENS: INWARD FOCUS ON SELF-LEADERSHIP

A few days into the second month of 2018 has got me thinking about a topic that has been on my mind for a while now. I would like to share it with you HardHat Professionals. While others have made resolutions for this year (and hopefully not skipping on them already), it crossed my mind to share with you a life-time skill-set that will make your resolutions easier with every passing year.     The ... »