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How to Find Subcontracting Opportunities: Your Ultimate Tips

Rachel Present Schreter | Sep 25, 2018

Subcontractors are very important in the construction industry. General contractors often subcontract parts of their work to specialist construction...

getting repeat customers

Contracting Business Tips – Getting Repeat Customers to Ensure Business Growth

Rachel Present Schreter | Sep 13, 2018

As you probably know very well, when you’re running your own business, it’s your responsibility to bring in the...

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7 Independent Contractor Rights You Must Know When Running a Contracting Business

Rachel Present Schreter | Sep 11, 2018

Do you work for pay, but are not a permanent employee? If so, you’re probably considered an independent contractor. That...

how much work can you do without a contractor license

How Much Work Can You Do Without a Contractor License?

Rachel Present Schreter | Aug 21, 2018

If you’re wondering out how much work can you do without a contractor license, you’re probably trying to decide...

how to bid on government contracts

How to Bid on Government Contracts – Big Wins for Small Businesses

Rachel Present Schreter | Aug 15, 2018

As a contractor, you’re probably always on the lookout for potential clients. While there are certainly many advantages to...

independent contractor legal rights

Fundamental Independent Contractor Legal Rights and Laws You Should Know About

Rachel Present Schreter | Aug 15, 2018

When you set up a business as an independent contractor, you become your own boss. Or do you? In...

building relationships with customers

How Building Relationships With Customers Can Help Contractors Grow Their Businesses

Rachel Present Schreter | Aug 3, 2018

Building relationships with customers is a key part of any contracting business. Good relationship management skills will help you...

contractor overhead and profit margin

Typical Contractor Overhead and Profit Margin – Calculate Your Business Potential

Rachel Present Schreter | Jul 30, 2018

As a general contractor, your ability to calculate your overhead and profit margin are what can make or break...

eco-friendly construction

Why Eco-Friendly Construction Works for Contractors

Rachel Present Schreter | Jul 12, 2018

Consumers across the country are quickly becoming aware of the advantages of eco-friendly, or green, construction. A construction method...

understanding independent contractor insurance

Independent Contractor Insurance Requirements – What Is a Must and What to Consider

Rachel Present Schreter | Jul 10, 2018

As a contractor, you probably know that insurance is an essential part of your business.  The term insurance, however,...

general contractor license

General Contractor License Requirements by State: Next Insurance Guide

Rachel Present Schreter | Jun 19, 2018

As a general contractor, you have a lot of responsibility. You’re responsible for large building projects, including material, equipment,...

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Contractor Indemnity Insurance – What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

Rachel Present Schreter | May 27, 2018

Independent contractors often have a skill or passion that they want to pursue even if it means not having...

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