Search


Understanding Access Control Technology - What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

*Hosted by a third-party; presented by ABC’s Strategic Partner JLG*

Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019 Register Now
Time: 12 p.m. ET
Length: 60 Minutes
Speakers:    Viewpoint Product Experts

Webinar Description
Join Misty Mason, Senior Product Management Analyst, JLG and Daniel Adamson, Project Engineer, Digital Product, JLG, for this free webinar on access control system technology. The webinar will look at:

  • Overview of access control purpose and functionality
  • Applications and implications within the Rental and Construction industries
  • Applications in other industries and environments
  • The future of access control technology

  • The WEbinar is Designed to:
  • Provide insight about this relatively new technology
  • Help attendees understand its relevance to their business
  • Offer perspective regarding its future direction

  • WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Presidents
  • Owners
  • Equipment Managers
  • Fleet Managers
  • Vehicle Maintenance & Service Managers
  • Read the rest of entry »

    Viewpoint's Take 15 Webinar Series

    *Hosted by ABC’s Strategic Partner Viewpoint*

    Date: Every Friday Register Now
    Time: 12 p.m. ET
    Length: 15 Minutes
    Speakers:    Viewpoint Product Experts
    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
    The Take 15 series is a weekly, brief webinar led by Viewpoint, an ABC Strategic Partner, where product experts highlight challenges contractors face and how Viewpoint’s comprehensive suite of software solutions can help solve those challenges.

    Future Viewpoint Webinars:
  • June 28 at 12 p.m. ET - Optimizing Your Operations
  • July 12 at 12 p.m. ET - Empowering Employees to Manage Their Personal Data
  • July 19 at 12 p.m. ET - Addressing Common Headaches Around Managing RFIs
  • Read the rest of entry »

    Overview of New Hotel Engine and Travelers Haven Programs

    Date: Thursday, July 1, 2018 Watch Now
    Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Eastern)
    Length: 30 Minutes
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Drew McGeein

    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION 
    This webinar provides an overview of the new Hotel Engine/Travelers Haven discount programs.  In addition to an overview, a demo of the online platform features for each program is reviewed.
    Read the rest of entry »

    George Mason University: Prevailing Wage Legislation and the Continuing Significance of Race

    A study released in June 2018 by the George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School found that prevailing wage laws discriminate against minority construction workers who have been traditionally underrepresented in labor unions. By examining the Davis-Bacon Act and the original intent of the law to exclude African-American construction workers from working on federal projects, to looking at the continuing effects of prevailing wage laws and the lack of minority participation in labor unions, the authors conclude  that prevailing wage legislation has been a disaster for minority construction workers.

     

    Read more.
    Read the rest of entry »

    Minnesota Center for Fiscal Excellence Finds Flawed and Outdated Prevailing Wage Calculation Process

    A study released by the Minnesota Center for Fiscal Excellence found that the
    prevailing wage determination process utilized by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry leads to inaccurate wage rates on construction projects. A disproportionate 75 percent of prevailing wages reflected union rates in the period analyzed in the study, even though just 32 percent of private construction workers in Minnesota belong to a union. The authors also discovered that 72 percent of all prevailing wage rates were set using old rates, imported rates or a combination of both.  

     

    Read more.   Read the rest of entry »

    Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion: Update on Final Report and Other Significant Apprenticeship Issues

    Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Watch Now
    Time: 2 p.m. (ET) / 1 p.m. (CT) / 12 p.m. (MT) / 11 a.m. (PT)
    Length: 60 Minutes
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Michael D. Bellaman, President and CEO of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
      Greg Sizemore, ABC Vice President of HSE and Workforce Development  

    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION 
    On Oct. 6, 2017, Michael D. Bellaman, president and CEO of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), was appointed by U.S. Department of Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acosta to the Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion, created by President Trump’s Executive Order 13801 June 15, 2017.

    ABC served on two of the four task force subcommittees—those charged with attracting business to apprenticeship and expanding access, equity and career awareness. The subcommittees offered numerous recommendations, which were detailed in the final apprenticeship report issued on May 10. Read the rest of entry »

    National Political Update & ABC Engagement (Invitation Only)

    Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018 Watch Now
    Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Eastern)
    Length: One hour (15min political landscape overview; 30min best practices session; 15min Q & A)
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Jim Ellis, Ellis Insight, LLC
       Mike Choutka, Hensel Phelps  
       Ryan Wathen, Rodgers Builders, Inc.  

    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION 
    The 2018 election year will once again be important to the continued success of ABC and its members. As a key stakeholder in the organization your involvement will be critical to our success.

    This webinar is by invitation only and you have been invited to participate because of the critical role you play in executing our strategy in 2018.
    Read the rest of entry »

    AIA Contract Documents: ACD5 Basics

    Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Watch Now
    Time: 3:00 p.m. (ET) / 2:00 p.m. (CT) / 1:00 p.m. (MT) / 12:00 p.m. (PT)
    Length: 60 minutes
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Hasti Hejazi, Director, Global Innovation Education, The American Institute of Architects

    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
    Don't miss this opportunity to attend an interactive session exclusively for ABC members on the latest version of AIA Contract Documents and products! Whether you are a new customer or have recently transitioned to the new online service (ACD5) from the desktop software, learn how to get the most from the online service and its new features. These enhancements include improved search functions, a personal clause library, custom templates, easy contract collaboration, and administrative capabilities for multiple-user accounts. Attendees will follow-along as the trainer demonstrates how to use key features, answer your questions, and show you how to access resources and support. 
    Read the rest of entry »

    Section 179: Putting the U.S. Tax Code to Work for your Advantage

    Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017 Watch Now
    Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
    Length: 60 minutes
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Matthew Flynn, Tax Specialist, Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA)
      Scot Ciarkowski, Tax Specialst, Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA)   

    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION 
    Section 179 of the U.S. tax code presents a welcome opportunity for small-business owners like you to save money and tax time. An economic incentive designed to encourage the purchase of business-related equipment and spur growth in the economy, Section 179 lets taxpayers deduct the full or partial cost of certain types of property from their federal taxes for the year the property was purchased and put into service. Join Matthew Flynn and Scot Ciarkowski, tax specialists with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, to learn about Section 179, including depreciation and limitations and how you may be able to take advantage of this tax deduction for your business. 


    Read the rest of entry »

    New Revenue Recognition Rules

    Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2017 Watch Now
    Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
    Length: 60 minutes
    Fee: Free
    Speaker: Tim Wilson, National Industry Partner, BKD, LLP
    Presented by BKD, LLP 



    WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
    Revenue recognition will change with the adoption of Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09, Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic 606). The ASU eliminates most of the existing industry-specific guidance and significantly expands revenue recognition disclosures. More than 600 pieces of current revenue recognition guidance are replaced with an overriding principle and a five-step model. The standard requires entities to make more estimates and use more judgment than under current guidance. Join us for "New Revenue Recognition Rules," a timely webinar with BKD's Tim Wilson, National Industry Partner. 

    Read the rest of entry »
    Pages: Previous1234567...25NextReturn Top