Executive Director’s Blog

April 20, 2016

7 Ways to Use Every Metro Meeting To Make Money For You

Also –  Who Are You…and Dates to Remember   This is one of those crazy busy weeks for us here in the office. It’s meeting week. We work hard to create great get-togethers that give our members opportunities to learn something, catch up with old friends and maybe make a […]
April 7, 2016

I’m still recovering but I’m declaring ABC a success. Also, remembering a building legend.

Another Atlantic Builders Convention is over. I’m exhausted, buried in work that didn’t get done while I was in AC and still sorting through all the business cards and materials I picked up. But for me, ABC was a huge success and I’m already looking forward to next year. Some […]
March 31, 2016

Wednesday White Hat: A Tip of the White Hat to Dave Bossart

This week’s tip of the white hat goes to Dave Bossart, of Bossart Builders for his work with Habitat for Humanity in Morris County and in other countries. Dave says he got involved with Habitat 20 years ago through the builders association. Habitat was just getting started and area builders […]
March 24, 2016

New rules from OSHA hit close to home

Rules issued today by the U.S. Department of Labor target facets of the homebuilding and remodeling industries by imposing strict standards on exposure to silica kicked up by operations such as cutting or drilling into masonry and many types of demolition. The rules go into effect in June and compliance […]