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How Hard Is It to Learn How to Operate Machinery?

Every once in awhile in the construction industry, we’ll have a guy walk in on his first day on the job and ask when he’s going to get to try operating equipment. It seems like some people think we hand out seat time like candy, and that you don’t have to earn the opportunity. Apparently, […]

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What We Would Do Differently If We Started RAWSO Again

One of the most challenging parts of running a business is being able to admit when you’ve made a mistake. Since we started RAWSO in 2012, we’ve learned many lessons — some from doing things the right way, and some from doing things the wrong way. Instead of being too proud to reflect on our […]

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Technology Implementation ― Professional vs DIY

Here at RAWSO Constructors, we’re big believers in the role of technology in today’s construction world. Without the latest and best tech, you run the risk of falling behind your competitors, which makes it harder to win jobs and hire good people. Beyond simply purchasing technological advancements, there’s always the question of whether to hire […]

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People Problems ― Challenges and Opportunities for the Future of Construction

The landscape of the construction industry never stops changing, does it? This field demands that every company pays close attention to current trends, or gets left in the dust. At RAWSO, we believe that there will be new challenges and opportunities over the next few years in our great industry, and that for the most […]

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Why We Invest In Marketing, and How It’s Paid Off

From the very beginning of RAWSO Constructors, we’ve always invested in some sort of marketing. Even when most of our competitors barely even had a web presence, we’ve had a website and some sort of social media page. While our investment in marketing was rather minimal in the early days, over the last year we’ve […]

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Advice For People Who Don’t Love Their Jobs

No one loves every minute of every day at their job. That’s just a fact of life. However, there are too many people in this world who hate their careers, especially considering that there are great opportunities in the construction industry for hard-working people looking for a fresh start. At RAWSO, we recognize that work […]

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