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Don’t Let Someone Else Tell Your Story 400 300 Breslin Strategies

Don’t Let Someone Else Tell Your Story

RECRUITING TOP TALENT: TELLING YOUR STORY No matter if you are a contractor, labor organization, utility, oil company, manufacturer or service provider, if you want to attract real talent today…

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Honoring The Field 800 450 Breslin Strategies

Honoring The Field

This article is dedicated to the men and women who work in the field. Yes, contractors in our industry take 100% of the risk, but they can do nothing alone.…

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Preparing for 2018: What’s Your Story? 800 450 Breslin Strategies

Preparing for 2018: What’s Your Story?

As you look ahead in 2018, chances are you’re thinking in terms of budgets, new work opportunities, equipment purchases and a thousand other details involved in running a successful business.…

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The Abuse of Apprentices Stops Now 777 518 Breslin Strategies

The Abuse of Apprentices Stops Now

“I can’t believe I signed up for this s***.” And so began a tale of stupidity, short-sightedness and tradition that reflects a broken culture and wasted talent. The words were…

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Skilled Workforce Illusion
The Skilled Workforce Illusion, What Good Leaders Look Like & How To Find Them 560 315 Breslin Strategies

The Skilled Workforce Illusion, What Good Leaders Look Like & How To Find Them

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android The Construction Leading Edge podcast from www.constructionleadingedge.com is an interview with Mark Breslin of Breslin Strategies, and in this construction podcast, we cover topics including the…

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Hey Employers: Shut the Heck Up: 90% vs 10% 800 450 Breslin Strategies

Hey Employers: Shut the Heck Up: 90% vs 10%

Most of the union employers I know have at one time or another complained about the quality of their apprentices. For sure the reviews over the last few years is…

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The Three Most Important Words a Leader Can Live By 1024 893 Breslin Strategies

The Three Most Important Words a Leader Can Live By

Three words sum up one of the greatest challenges and opportunities for most leaders. And those three words are as simple as this: ASK, DON’T TELL. These words are critically…

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Seven Tips for Effective Delegation 1000 667 Breslin Strategies

Seven Tips for Effective Delegation

Delegation is the key to advancement. If you can’t find effective ways to move things off your plate and onto others’, you cannot advance.  If you can’t delegate in a…

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Transformed: Create a Professional Foreman for $22.50 1000 637 Breslin Strategies

Transformed: Create a Professional Foreman for $22.50

Most field supervisors engaged in the construction, energy, utility, or other traditional blue collar role do not self-identify as professionals.  That is inaccurate.  That is lame.  That is a failure…

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For Labor Professionals: Don’t Be the Problem… Be a Problem Solver!! 1000 673 Breslin Strategies

For Labor Professionals: Don’t Be the Problem… Be a Problem Solver!!

Be a Problem Solver When training labor professionals in communication or business development I begin with trying to change their orientation to problem-solving.  See without even knowing it, most of…

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