Tag: schedule

Consider the Project Timing and Schedule in Your Estimate

Ask Coach – How Do I Say No to Working Over the Holidays?

E683: Managing Schedule Delays

We can create and manage great schedules yet we may still encounter delays.

E678: Tracking Your Project Schedule

Project schedules are great tools when used properly.

E673: Creating Accurate Schedule Updates

Update your project schedule regularly to keep things on track.  

E668: The Importance of Getting Schedule Input

Get the right input to make your schedules run smooth.  

E508: The Importance Of Accurate Scheduling

Poor schedule development and management causes problems on the project.   The project schedule is the roadmap Tells everyone the who, what, when and where on the project Organizes the team We would get lost with outdated maps Failures occur when schedules are not accurate Manpower is misallocated and wasted Materials and equipment are not available …

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E506: Ask Coach – Dealing With Delays

If you are having scheduling issues deal with them head on.   Q: The Prime Contractor is giving me a hard time about delaying the project. It’s not all my fault. How should I handle this. A: Protect yourself at all times. Give notice when anything is delaying your progress, no matter how minor it …

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E431: Ask Coach – Dealing With Project Delays

Delays happen in construction, be proactive and manage the impact.   Q: What is the best way to deal with project delays? A: Communicate, adjust and protect your profits.   Communicate early and often Know your contract and your schedule As soon as it appears there may be a delay – notify your client with …

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E266: Ask Coach – Keeping Subs/Suppliers on Schedule

Keeping our projects on schedule can be challenging. Set yourself up for success with proper planning.

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