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Madison Concrete Construction Celebrates 50 Years in Business

04/07/2019 - Posted in GBCA News byronlee Comments (0)

GBCA Member Madison Concrete Construction is celebrating its 50th year in business in 2019! Chairman of the Board and Co-Founder Jim Dolente, Sr., is GBCA’s Immediate Past Chairman of the Board. Jim served as GBCA’s Chairman of the Board from 2017-2018.

Free Library Parkway Central Branch Renovation Opens

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On Wednesday, April 10, a ribbon cutting ceremony will be held to officially open the newly renovated Parkway Central branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia. An open house for the public will be held on Friday, April 12.

Ten Traits Shared by Successful Contractors

04/07/2019 - Posted in GBCA News byronlee Comments (0)

Dennis Engelbrecht, a senior consultant at The Family Business Institute, part of The Travelers Cos. family, spoke at the Associated General Contractors of America’s National Convention April 2-4, and outlined the top 10 reasons contractors achieve success. These were the characteristics that the institute's top rung of clients had in common, marked by growth and profitability.

1. Servant Leadership

An effective leader likely attained that position because of innate talent and drive, but once at the top, he doesn’t settle in his ways.