Leadership

Construction: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly 1024 515 Breslin Strategies

Construction: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

A Million Miles Later, Some Things Never Change Last month I was flying along, minding my own business, when the flight attendant came up to me. In the crowded cabin…

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Taking Time To Teach 1000 625 Breslin Strategies

Taking Time To Teach

In a high pressure workplace the learning environment can be killed off by pressing urgency and lack of patience. When you were starting off your career, did people take the…

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7 Tips for Being a Magnetic Construction Leader 744 400 Breslin Strategies

7 Tips for Being a Magnetic Construction Leader

Being a Magnetic and Positive Leader You ever get a vibe off someone when you first meet them? Right away, you either like them or you don’t. They have some…

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Promoting Accountability in the Field 1024 683 Breslin Strategies

Promoting Accountability in the Field

Friendship Can’t Matter Maintaining authentic and caring friendships on the jobsite has inherent challenges when you’re the leader. And without clear expectations, healthy boundaries, and fair treatment, you can invite…

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Getting Shit Done: Urgent vs. Important 500 351 Breslin Strategies

Getting Shit Done: Urgent vs. Important

Making decisions about controlling your time and utilizing your talent requires you to be thoughtful and strategic. One of the first steps on this path is to learn the difference…

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Leadership Basics for Your Millennials (And You) 1024 683 Breslin Strategies

Leadership Basics for Your Millennials (And You)

Millennials are fantastic at communicating with and connecting to technology. But when it comes to interactive leadership in person – not always. These strategies are meant for you to share…

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10 Things You Don’t Know About Your Foremen 800 450 Breslin Strategies

10 Things You Don’t Know About Your Foremen

A MESSAGE TO OUR CONTRACTORS  I bet you think you know your foremen pretty well. You don’t. Really. They’ve been working for you forever, right? But you haven’t really…

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If Your People Leave, It’s Your Fault 1024 684 Breslin Strategies

If Your People Leave, It’s Your Fault

More than three million people quit their jobs this year. That number is up 35% in the last five years. (Wall Street Journal, 2018) 51% of people polled say they…

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The 3rd Cultural Revolution in the Construction Industry 800 450 Breslin Strategies

The 3rd Cultural Revolution in the Construction Industry

People Development  First, it was Safety. Then, it was Drug Free. Right Now, the cultural revolution in the construction industry is People Development. Is your company prioritizing people above…

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The War For Talent: Chapter 2 800 450 Breslin Strategies

The War For Talent: Chapter 2

A Tale of Two Contractors I have been on the front lines of The War for Talent. I experienced it up close and personal within a span of two weeks…

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