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Doghouse proud

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Just paws for a minute and imagine the ultimate doghouse. Is it bigger than a dog biscuit box? Does it have a treat dispenser? Is there a “No Cats Allowed” sign posted above the door?...

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12/29/2016 17:55:00 | Viewed: 0
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Merriment at the Mansion

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Everyone wanted to tell Santa how good they had been in 2016! Guests at the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association’s (RHCA) “Holiday Celebration With Santa” on Dec. 15 spoke with St. Nick and made donations to RHCA’s toy drive and senior citizen food drive. They were also treated to some good old-fashioned caroling and the beauty of the Belo Mansion decorated for the holidays. –mjm...

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12/29/2016 17:52:00 | Viewed: 0
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Reindeer games

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – All bets were on! Members of the Independent Electrical Contractors’ (IEC) Dallas chapter played the night away at the association’s Christmas Party and Casino Night. Hosted Dec. 8 at Dallas’ Eddie Deen’s Ranch, the event included a cocktail reception, a barbecue dinner, music, games, prizes and a caricature artist. –mjm...

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12/29/2016 17:17:00 | Viewed: 0
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Warm reception

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – Guests gathered to enjoy the warmth at the Regional Black Contractors Association (RBCA) holiday reception and toy drive. Hosted Dec. 9 at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel, the event benefitted Vogel Alcove, a school for homeless children. Guests generously donated $5000 worth of toys to the cause....

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12/29/2016 17:13:00 | Viewed: 0
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Sweaters for the draft

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – There’s a cheer in their beer … wait, that’s not how the song goes! But there were plenty of both at North Texas Roofing Contractors Association’s (NTRCA) “Beer & Sweaters Holiday Party.” Held Dec. 14 at Arlington’s Legal Draft Beer Company, NTRCA members raised their mugs for the year behind them and the year ahead of them. They also competed for the top prize for the most eye-catching holiday sweaters. ...

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12/29/2016 17:07:00 | Viewed: 0
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Win-ter wonderland

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Companies and individuals who displayed exceptional qualities during the building process in 2016 were celebrated at TEXO Holiday & Awards Gala. Hosted by TEXO, The Construction Association at Grapevine’s Gaylord Texan, the Dec. 2 event treated members and guests to an evening of dinner, networking opportunities and entertainment. In addition to Distinguished Building and Mer...

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Accounting - Estate and transition planning, the S Corporation

AUSTIN - S Corporation ownership transition planning must be carefully followed in order to balance the needs of the owners and preserving the S Corporation’s status. A few examples here will show methods using trusts that elect to hold S Corporation stock, using voting and nonvoting stock and a cancelling note....

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12/28/2017 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Insurance - When should I bond my subcontractors?

AUSTIN - As a general contractor, the margins are tight and pretty much any extra expense is too much to bear, but there are times when bonding just a single subcontractor may be worth doing. Years ago, many large general contractors used surety bonds as their primary risk management tool. Today that has largely changed with the widespread use of Subcontractor Default Insurance (SDI). However, even though SDI has started to become available for s...

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Legal - Helping your lawyer help you in 2018

AUSTIN - As we begin a new year, I want to get you thinking about making the most out of your attorney relationship. Consider these thoughts throughout the year as you work with your attorneys....

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OSHA - Outreach training program OSHA 10-hr and 30-hr cards

AUSTIN - The Outreach Training Program is a voluntary program. Its purpose is to promote workplace safety and health and to make workers more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and their rights. Outreach training does not fulfill the training requirements found in OSHA standards. Employers are responsible for providing additional training for their workers on specific hazards of their job as noted in many OSHA standards. A list of standards re...

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