Tagged with business planning

Slower Growth Seen By Remodelers

by Fred Miller Conducted in late September, the third-quarter 2015 NARI Remodeling Business Pulse (RBP) data of current and future remodeling business conditions found a softening of the growth rates in the industry. On a 1–9 scale, the average rating was a 6.03 (above 5 indicates growth). This was a statistically decline versus the 6.48 recorded … Continue reading

A New Year – A New Start

by Lorraine Hart Now that a new year is upon us, it’s time to evaluate or re-evaluate our goals and plans for our lives and our businesses. As I was reflecting on the upcoming New Year, one of my favorite quotes came to mind.  In his “Code of Honor” author and management expert L. Ron … Continue reading

How I Built My Business: Falcon Designs LLC

The way I started my business was like draining the water out of the pool and jumping off the high dive. I wouldn’t recommend it. I was trained as an educator and received my master’s in Academic Administration. I worked as an athletic director and taught in classrooms for years. My wife and I left … Continue reading

Planning for Business Success in 2014

 Writing New Year’s resolutions is a time of gleeful possibility – in less than 12 months, you’re going to become the prosperous business leader you’ve always wanted to be. We asked three NARI members to evaluate what’s been happening in the industry over the past year, and what New Year’s resolutions they plan on making … Continue reading