Separately, these stories are examples of the ways construction firms can go bad, collectively these show patterns we need to recognize . Continue reading Financial Risks – How Mega Construction Firm Failings Elevate Performance Risks for Owners and what YOU Can Do About It.
World Business Research (WBR) hosted the event bringing together speakers and attendees from around the country. Continue reading ProcureCon Facilities – Highlights from WBR’s First Facilities Conference for Procurement Professionals.
..our natural “optimism bias” leads us to believe that we can do things faster and cheaper… Continue reading Best Practices – How Many Bidders Do you Need to Ensure You Receive Three Qualified Bids?
The City of Cebu has no right to accept an Architect’s work product without fair and equitable compensation Continue reading Unauthorized Services – Lessons Learned from Designing a Medical Center
an Act to require public authorities to have regard to economic, social and environmental well-being in connection with public services contracts Continue reading Progressive Procurement – Should Private Industry Consider Social Value in Procurement?
Punitive delay claims are unenforceable and are likely to be overridden by the courts. Continue reading Penalties and Bonuses – How To Avoid Project Delays and Incentivize Timely Completion.
Even unregulated privately held businesses need to be aware of certain soft practices that may be signs of collusion between their employees and Vendors. Continue reading Procurement Corruption – Six Practices Your Company Should Avoid to Prevent Collusion and Corruption.