Construction Management Guide

In this comprehensive guide, we’ll cover the basics of construction management and show you how to leverage technology to better track and manage your construction projects.

Construction Management Fundamentals

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Here, we’ll unpack construction management fundamentals and basics. From construction phases and delivery methods to specifications and drawings, this comprehensive chapter has it all!

Roles & Responsibilities

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In this chapter, we’ll explore various construction management roles and the key responsibilities of each. Even better, we’ll provide you with pre-made job description templates to simplify the hiring process.

Project Management

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Here, we’ll unpack project management basics such as planning, scheduling, and monitoring. Equip yourself with the knowledge you need to run more efficient (and profitable) construction projects.

Tracking & Measuring Progress

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Now, we’ll highlight the importance of tracking and measuring progress for staying on schedule and budget. Learn how to streamline inspections, document progress, and track various aspects of construction projects.

Managing Cost & Budget

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In this chapter, you’ll learn how to manage construction costs and budgets effectively. Understand the importance of tracking labor, costs, and change for more successful project outcomes.


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Procurement is the process of acquiring goods and services needed for construction projects. Here, you’ll learn how to simplify procurement, plus uncover ways to grow and manage your team with ease.

Quality & Risk Management

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As you may already know, quality and risk management are critical in construction. Learn how to reduce construction risks, document defects, resolve disputes, and ensure quality in this essential chapter.

Leveraging Technology

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Construction technology refers to the collection of innovative tools, software, and apps reshaping our industry. Wondering how to leverage technology to better track and manage your projects? Let’s dive in!

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