PowerTips | The Remodeler's Guide to Business

Posts Tagged business growth

5 Key Takeaways From the Harvard JCHS 2019 Report

5 Key Takeaways From the Harvard JCHS 2019 Report

The Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University just released the Improving America’s Housing 2019 report, and there’s great news in it for remodeling companies. Here’s a look at the key points that will affect your business this year. 1. New Construction Down, Remodeling Up New home building continues to be slow, and 40% of the…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Business Management, PowerTips, PowerTips Articles

Leave a Comment (0) →

[Podcast] Episode 52: Changing of the Guard: The Unfortunate Side Effect of Growth

Most entrepreneurs want to build a bigger company, but understand that many of their existing processes don’t scale. You go back to the drawing board and make some changes. But the sad truth is that it’s not just systems, but people, who fall behind, dragging the business with them. In this episode, Mark’s flying solo,…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Admin & Human Resources, Business Management, Podcast, PowerTips, PowerTips Unscripted

Leave a Comment (0) →

Delegation & Accountability: Get Your Employees Thinking & Acting Like Owners!

Delegation & Accountability: Get Your Employees Thinking & Acting Like Owners!

So many remodeling companies start small, with the owner doing almost everything. But as your company grows, and you’re running multiple complicated jobs, trying to do it all only holds you back. But it’s hard to let go. You know you have to delegate some of your duties, but too often that merely leads to…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Business Management, Leadership, PowerTips

Leave a Comment (0) →

Building Green, Earning Green: Consumers Want Healthier Remodeling

Building Green, Earning Green: Consumers Want Healthier Remodeling

In a new study, researchers at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University have identified that consumer interest in healthy home environments is at an all-time high. That interest extends to healthy home remodeling projects. Younger homeowners, those 25-44 years old, are most concerned about their home environment having a negative impact on…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Business Management, Marketing, PowerTips

Leave a Comment (0) →

Checking the Economic Forecast for Remodelers in 2019

Checking the Economic Forecast for Remodelers in 2019

The remodeling industry is enjoying a business boom and tremendous growth. But there are few warning signs that your roll may slow some in 2019, and there are factors to take into account as you work your business plan this year. Rising prices will complicate the continued growth of the remodeling market — analysts say…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Business Management, Financial Management, Leadership, PowerTips, PowerTips Articles

Leave a Comment (0) →

Maintaining a Strong Company Culture as You Grow

Maintaining a Strong Company Culture as You Grow

Company culture — we talk about it frequently in our Podcasts, PowerTips Blog posts and in the Roundtables meetings with our members. It’s an important factor in attracting new employees, and in keeping your existing staff happy and productive. A good company culture encourages growth, and in this business environment, many remodelers are taking on…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Admin & Human Resources, Leadership, PowerTips, PowerTips Articles

Leave a Comment (0) →

Movin’ Out: Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Home Office

Movin’ Out: Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Home Office

With work booming, many remodeling companies are in growth mode. If you’ve been working out of a home-based office, it may be time to fly the coop. No one wants to spend money on rent or another mortgage if you don’t have to, but if working out of your home is limiting your company’s growth…

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Admin & Human Resources, Business Management, PowerTips, PowerTips Articles

Leave a Comment (0) →
Page 1 of 19 12345...»