Articles by Paul Ridilla

Practical Management: Add 20 Percent To Your Bottom Line With Value Engineering

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Ask your employees for ideas to cut costs, streamline processes or increase productivity.
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Practical Management:<br>Save 20 Percent On Labor This Year

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Make sure you’re getting the full number of hours from your jobsite workers.
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Make A Good Life, Not Just A Living

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A written, posted chain of command can give you the freedom to enjoy life outside the business.
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Customer Relations 101: Your Service Department

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Exceptional customer service begins before a customer picks up the phone.
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Customer Relations 101: Don't Expect It, Demand It

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It’s time to revive that age-old art of keeping the customer satisfied.
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It's Time To Think, Talk And Listen

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Strategic, long-range planning for your business can give you 20/20 vision for the future.
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Construction Profiling: Are You Guilty?

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Your hiring and firing practices should be structured around skills and performance, not industry rumors.
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'It Can't Happen To Me'

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Your workers can't give a good excuse to ignore job safety.
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Dollar-Saving Decisions

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Tips on borrowing, buying or renting jobsite equipment and tools.
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Distress Calls For Help

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Do you have everything you need to ensure your company’s survival?
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2014 August

2014 August

In the August issue of PM, read about the continued construction and renovations being made to hotels and restaurants. Find out the focus of this year's ISH China show will be, who made this month's Truck of the Month and read what Elkay has to say about their commercial construction expansion. Also, read the latest news and discover the newest products being used by professionals in the plumbing and mechanical industry.
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