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HR Manager, David Blake Featured on “Happiest Places to Work” Podcast

HR Manager, David Blake Featured on "Happiest Places to Work" Podcast On this Happiest Places to Work podcast host Amy Dix, encourages company leadership to share their journeys and expertise and discuss the power of corporate wellness. She covers topics like company culture, value employees, the well-being of employees, mental health, emotional health, and happiness…

Senior Project Manager Discusses Quality Performance

Senior Project Manager Discusses Quality Performance In the many years that I have been in the Phoenix Metro construction market, the one thing that has never changed is the level of competition that exists for awarded contracts. This market has always been in flux with an ever-changing cast of competitors. When the competition is close,…

Planning and Projecting to Manage the Workforce

Planning and Projecting to Manage the Workforce During my time as Field Ops Manager, I have seen substantial growth in how we manage our field workforce. Being able to identify peaks and valleys in the workforce needs on job sites is vital to the stability of our company. Knowing our boundaries and working together as…

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John Jordan Advises How to Determine an Accurate Project Budget

John Jordan Advises How to Determine an Accurate Project Budget One of the most challenging elements of pre-construction and budgeting is working with minimal information to develop an early-stage budget that comes close to the final contract number without eroding the established profit margin goal.  Our client partners come to us with a scope description,…

IT Manager Discusses Technology in Construction

IT Manager Discusses Technology in Construction I think that technology is underutilized in many construction organizations. There are many new software and hardware resources in the marketplace that could benefit the industry. Computer vision, deep learning, and virtual construction just to name a few.  Companies now are leading a charge toward equipping the field with…

K2 Electric Utilizes Construction Analytics to Manage Risk

K2 Electric Utilizes Construction Analytics to Manage Risk One of the most crucial questions that management within the construction industry must ask themselves is “how will we manage our business risk?”. While the answer to this question is not one-size-fits-all, all sizes must find a fit that fosters sustainable business continuity.  One of the ways…

Linda Spiller Gives Advice to Other Women in Construction

Linda Spiller Gives Advice to Other Women in Construction We value each and every one of our team members here at K2 Electric, and this month we are celebrating the women in our company for all they do not only internally, but how they impact the entire construction industry. Linda Spiller, Scheduling & A/R has…

David Blake Shares Why K2 is a Great Place to Work

David Blake Shares Why K2 is a Great Place to Work David Blake started his role as HR Manager in the beginning of 2020.   During his exploratory conversations about joining K2 Electric with Jared Kredit and Matt Kuiper, they shared about the company culture and how they had several long-tenured employees.  This was a big…