- September 22nd 2017 at 2:57pm
When you think about being self-employed, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Is it the freedom to be your own boss and control your destiny? Or is it the overwhelming fear of everything you would have to do to make it happen? Today we are dispelling some of the more common myths of being self-employed.
- September 11th 2017 at 12:00am
One of the realities of construction industry is that workers go where the jobs go. While there are numerous opportunities to work here in Arizona, the state of Utah is in the middle of a construction boom, especially in the higher education and healthcare specialties. A recent Utah Business news article listed some of the more high-profile projects currently under construction.
- August 18th 2017 at 9:00am
So you are getting ready to take your contractors exam and you are looking for tips on how to study. Well, you have come to the right place. As a contractor license center, we can give you the tools you need for success. Let's take a look at how purchasing your books can help you study for your open book contractors exam.
- August 10th 2017 at 7:00am
Are you tired of working for someone? Do you want to get out on your own and start your own contractor business? If you answered yes, you will want to consider getting your contractor license. Let's take a look at why that is below.
- August 3rd 2017 at 2:00pm
Things happen on construction sites. It's why insurance is a must-have item for contractors these days. Like many other places, the state of Arizona requires a contractor to submit proof they have general liability insurance (GLI) as part of their registration. While you may think GLI is all you need, there are other types of insurance you should consider if you are in the construction industry.
- July 13th 2017 at 4:00am
You did it. You pushed past the fear, ignored those that deemed you crazy, and threw your entire life savings in to starting your small business. All so that you could finally earn a living doing what you love. Surprisingly, now that you have arrived, you find yourself doing a lot of things that you do not love, just in order to keep the business going.
Whats the Difference Between a Contractors Bond & Contractors Insurance? Understanding the Key Point
- June 15th 2017 at 3:09pm
Many people do not understand the differences between a contractor bond and contractor insurance. On the surface, they appear the same. Although they do serve similar purposes, bonds and insurance protect opposite sides of the contract. Bonds protect the consumer from any breach of the contract while the insurance protects the contractor against potential losses.
- May 11th 2017 at 12:00am
When people talk about entrepreneurship, the construction industry does not often come to mind. Entrepreneurs are often talked about as tech innovators, creating the next social media website or building rockets to Mars. However, most entrepreneurs are more realistic, looking to invest their money within new or expanding markets. As the construction industry continues to grow, there are many opportunities. Consequently, entrepreneurs are turning to construction businesses in droves.
- April 26th 2017 at 12:00am
All around us, technology is changing constantly. And with the changes of technology comes changes in many industries around the country. One technology that has particularly impacted the construction industry is drones. Let's take a look at how this new technology could be affecting you.
- March 28th 2017 at 7:00am
These are just a few of the reasons why working in the construction industry is a good choice.