Friday, December 21, 2018
Charlie Myers: The Tortoise and the Hare
If timed correctly, a company can position itself to gather valuable resources in advance and ride the rising tide.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Charlie Myers: Why Internships Matter for Our Industry's Future
At MYCON, interns learn processes and procedures from the beginning. There are no old habits to break, and no cultural misfits.
Monday, May 21, 2018
Charlie Myers: Steeling for Tariffs
Already, steel prices are escalating every 10 days, according to one of my suppliers, to the tune of about 2 to 3 cents per pound each time.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Charlie Myers: Fostering Talent in a Tight Job Market
The best approach has historically been to “grow your own” to create a loyal, well-trained team who understands and values the company’s culture. But times have changed.
Monday, October 30, 2017
Charlie Myers: Are You Working on Your Strategic Plan?
With the robust construction environment in Texas, it is easy to sit back and enjoy the growth that is occurring for general contractors.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Charlie Myers: Big Box Retailers Committed to High-Performing Buildings
IKEA, Target, and Walmart are among those brands that seek to lower operating costs and increase profitability through sustainability.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Charlie Myers: Immigration Rhetoric in Action
What will the impact of national immigration policy be on North Texas’ construction industry?
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Charlie Myers: Building Contractors See Continued Success—But Also Some Formidable Challenges—In The New Year
What happens when you invite some very busy, leading building contractors to sit down over lunch to discuss the commercial real estate opportunities they see for 2017 in Dallas-Fort Worth? They all show up!