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Reset

May 2, 2022
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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 …

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Good Faith Efforts

April 18, 2022
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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” …

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Which Certifications Do I Need to Get?

April 4, 2022
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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 …

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Construction Crisis IGNORED

March 28, 2022
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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 …

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The World of Cyber Security

March 14, 2022
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Cyber Security: Boring – Yep.  Confusing – Yep.  Costly – Yep, Yep.  What Cyber Security is not: someone else’s concern.  I am coming off a 6-week process of renewing the AWC cyber insurance. We take Cyber Security extremely important and …

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How It All Began

March 7, 2022
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In honor of Women in Construction Week I want to recognize how a handful of women started the AWC. The founding members were trail blazers at a time when women owned business in this industry was rare and females in …

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It Starts With US

February 28, 2022
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It Starts with Us! The Movement and Challenge. Two years ago, a movement was started but the world took away our focus on the roll out. The roll out is starting with a challenge.  It all started in 2019 when …

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Mentoring for Good

February 14, 2022
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Have you ever thought about how you can truly make a difference in the success and growth of small businesses? One of the most significant things you can do is to become a mentor to a small W/MBE company. As …