02May, 2022

Reset

Since my first job as a secretary and data tech back in the 1980’s, I have been working on computers.  When your computer freezes up – you call IT. Inevitably the first thing you hear – “Did you try turning …

18Apr, 2022

Good Faith Efforts

This is part 3 of Barb’s certification series. Click here to read part 1: “You Must Use Me, I’m a Certified Business” and here to read part 2: “Which Certifications Do I Need to Get?”. The term “Good Faith Efforts” …

14Apr, 2022

Gunnar Electric / 4 Members

Gunnar Electric shares how they have hired a number of their fellow AWC members to get the job done: Stay Shaw with Boyum Barensheer was hired to review yearly financials for Gunnar. Joe Zandlo with Minneapolis Financial Group was hired …

04Apr, 2022

Which Certifications Do I Need to Get?

This is part 2 of Barb’s certification series. Click here to read part 1: “You Must Use Me, I’m a Certified Business”. Did you know that in Minnesota there are 6 women owned business certifications applicable to our industry? Just …

04Apr, 2022

Dulas Excavating / GM Contracting

Crystal Dulas shares how her company, Dulas Excavating, works together with fellow member GM Contracting: “Over the years, Dulas Excavating and GM Contracting have collaborated on a number of projects together. Whether Dulas is the general contractor or GM is …

28Mar, 2022

Construction Crisis IGNORED

I feel like I am the squeakiest wheel in town on this issue and quite frankly it would be too expensive to oil this wheel right now due to fuel escalation! Last year when I started advocating for the pandemic …