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Spreading the knowledge

HOUSTON - The old saying of “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” can be witnessed by a 30- year-old company which continues to use the same business model it began with....

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09/28/2017 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Prime time

HOUSTON - Bernice Klink likes to think of herself as a “jack of all trades.” Before becoming the owner of Prime Production Hardwood Flooring in 2013, she worked in two different industries....

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08/30/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Building relationships in Houston

HOUSTON - Over 150 companies from around the country were exhibitors at The Houston Build Expo in the NRG Center August 16-17. Attendees from many other companies in the Houston area and beyond attended to network and learn more about the construction industry. From solar security lighting to portable toilets, there was a company there from almost every trade in the industry. – te...

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Coasting towards success

HOUSTON - A company that was established in 1980 by a grandfather has been handed down generation to generation, and Jake Siegrist will be the third generation of owners at Coast Graphics & Signs, Inc....

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“Steel”ing the spotlight

HOUSTON - Established 85 years ago in Ballinger, TX, Mueller Incorporated has come a long ways since its humble beginnings in the West Texas region. Founder, Walter Mueller would be amazed today at how far his then company, originally called Mueller Sheet Metal Company, has come....

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Blasting through the competition

HOUSTON - Moving from restaurateur to blasting concrete and other surfaces seems like it would be a hard transition. Adam Hitchcock’s father and mother did it seamlessly when they established Blast Inc....

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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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12/28/2017 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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