No Huddle? No Improvement

No Huddle? No Improvement

A daily huddle can set the sales team up for success. Forrest Performance Group principal Jason Forrest offers a turn-key process for running a daily huddle with the sales associates team, including focus points, opportunities,... read more >

Five Ways to Attract and Retain Top Talent

Five Ways to Attract and Retain Top Talent

The No. 1 job driver for Millennials in real estate, is career growth and opportunity, says BUILDER blogger Kent Elliott. read more >

4 Modern Luxury House Plans

4 Modern Luxury House Plans

These beautiful house plans represent a new approach to the modern luxury home, with the focus on practicality and relaxed... read more >

Callback Killers: The 15 Best Building-Failure Fixes of the Past Year

Callback Killers: The 15 Best Building-Failure Fixes of the Past Year

The past 12 months saw a vibrant cross-section of building science tips,... read more >

BUILDER'S Top 25 Products of 2014

BUILDER'S Top 25 Products of 2014

We took a look back at the most popular products of 2014—from Google... read more >

Uber App for Builders: On-Demand Waste Management

Uber App for Builders: On-Demand Waste Management

A new mobile app makes ordering a dumpster as easy as hailing an Uber. read more >

Homes of the Future

Homes of the Future

The home of the future will “pay” its residents for living in it, and it's not a far cry now from the vision of a home... read more >

Innovative Roof Method Uses Compressed Earth Bricks

Innovative Roof Method Uses Compressed Earth Bricks

A start-up aiming to build an eco-friendly affordable home for remote locations has just received two patents for its... read more >

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The 30 Most Livable Cities for the 50+ Crowd: AARP a rooftop restaurant looking out over Manhattan's skyline

AARP's new Livability Index reveals the top 10 most livable cities for those over 50--served three ways, with small, mid- and large cities ranked, based on 60 different factors: Did your city make the cut?

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10 Worst States for Retirement Retirees worry about expenses if they're on fixed incomes.

Kiplinger contributor Stacy Rapacon posts that researchers at the title rated all 50 states and the District of Columbia in terms of how well each suits the unique needs of retirees. First, eliminate the worst. Here they are.

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IKEA Explores the Future of Kitchen Design

IKEA opened a temporary store to explore the future in sustainable kitchen concepts at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2015.

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BUILDER Deal Flow

Exclusive updates, data, and takeaways on funding, private placements, syndications, initial public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.

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No Huddle? No Improvement
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No Huddle? No Improvement

A daily huddle can set the sales team up for success. Forrest Performance Group... Read more

Money Ball for Home Builders
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Money Ball for Home Builders

Continuum Advisory Group partner Clark Ellis likens the "Steroids Era" in baseball... Read more

Action Speaks Louder
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Action Speaks Louder

Behavior trumps rhetoric when it comes to company culture. Forrest Performance... Read more

If It Can Be Done, It Will
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If It Can Be Done, It Will

Here's the first feature column on housing innovation based on building science... Read more

15 Builders Making Bank in America’s Most Affluent Towns
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15 Builders Making Bank in America’s Most Affluent Towns

The top towns for highest percentage of household income above $100,000 are small... Read more

Fit to Be Tied
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Fit to Be Tied

When merging organizational cultures collide, acquisitions can fail. American New... Read more

Objections: A Sales Pro's Best Friend
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Objections: A Sales Pro's Best Friend

When push-back occurs, that's the time to zero in with clarifying questions.... Read more

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