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Agile Project, Estimate or Budget?

In a recent article by Debbie Madden, CEO and co-founder of Stride, she argues that a budget is often better than an estimate.

Her argument is that getting a good estimate of a project often takes a lot of time and cost. 465 more words

Leadership & Management

Should You Expand Your Construction Market?

I recently read a white paper talking about the business of construction. The paper was a good read and had valuable info. However, there was a point that I disagreed with. 254 more words


Use the Breezeworks estimating tool and earn more while doing less


By Anh-Minh Le

Henry Ford once said: “Improved productivity means less human sweat, not more.” One way that you—and your business—can be more efficient is to put Breezeworks Estimates to work for you. 169 more words

Grow Your Business

Homebuyers Applying Mortgage Loan Changes in August

The loan documents to homebuyers are going to be simple and easier to understand. There are two new forms, a Loan Estimate and a Closing Disclosure.The purpose of the new forms is to simplify closing information and make it simpler for consumers to compare their estimated costs to final costs. 177 more words

Buyers Choice

Royal Ascot 2015: Paddy Power bets on colour of The Queen’s hat on Ladies’ Day

By Simon Jackson.

Bookmaker Paddy Power has opened the betting on what colour hat the Queen will wear at Royal Ascot on Ladies’ Day on Thursday where the feature race is the Gold Cup. 218 more words

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Bank of Bacon

Today I decided to try and spice up the next sprint for my team. The electronic burn-down populated by TFS doesn’t really tell the truth (because we don’t task everything out up front) and I have felt that the team have been suffering from a lack of information usually radiated via a burn-down. 196 more words


Estimating Help: Handling Errors In Bids

Say a contractor makes a substantial mistake in a bid. Is the contractor required to perform the work for its bid price in spite of such an error or should the contractor be able to withdraw the bid?    116 more words