The Agile Construction® Newsletter provides tips and tricks to increase your productivity and overcome any obstacles you may encounter on the job site. For archived posts, please see the table below.

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Process of Project ManagementJuly 2015A critical part of the Agile process is the Process of Project Management (PoPM). Your agility as a contractor is strengthened by employing a standardized Process of Project Management.Read
MCA-Soft Product UpdatesMarch 2015MCA, Inc. has been hard at work developing a NEW process for data entry out in the field. That's right; a complete mobile app designed specifically for filling out your SIS® form and automatically uploading them straight from the jobsite right from your iPad or iPhone.Read
Composite Crew RateJanuary 2015Improve your competitiveness by reducing labor costs, without reducing wages. How can you reduce labor costs without reducing wages? You have two knobs to turn: improving productivity, and reducing composite rate.Read
WBS - Work Breakdown StructureDecember 2014When faced with a job having the typical complexity of a large construction job, it can be a daunting task to see the whole picture. But fortunately, there is a simple tool available to help: Work Breakdown Structure, or WBS.Read
SIS® - Foreman's Tool to Diagnose Daily Work ObstaclesNovember 2014The construction job site is so fluid that unpredictable obstacles occur almost every day. To stay prepared for these obstacles, daily kick-off meetings and look-ahead schedules become increasingly important for field personnel (project manager, foremen, and crew leaders).Read
JPAC® Change OrdersOctober 2014As we all know, the jobsite is constantly changing. These changes can invoke anything from additions to the initial scope of work to unforseen obstacles.Read
Agile Construction - SIS®September 2014SIS® (Short Interval Scheduling) helps track the obstacles that affect productivity.Read