A few simple time-management techniques can help builders stay sane.
By Bruce D. Snider | Builder
Time management, stress management, life-work balance, burnout avoidance; all these management buzzwords address a challenge every builder will recognize: How to keep the business that puts food on your table from eating you alive.
Construction business consultant Jim Schug sees the problem at close range with his clients, whose job descriptions—and work hours—often seem endless. “There’s a crushing amount of pressure,” says Schug, principal of FMI Corp.
Yet success in business depends on shaking off the stress and staying healthy.