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Embassy Suites - DTC 10250 East Costilla Avenue
Centennial, CO 80112
Located in the heart of the Denver Tech Center about 30 minutes from Denver International Airport
Get Back to Profits!
Builder Partnerships / Shinn Consulting is a widely recognized and well-respected leader in providing consulting to homebuilders across the country. We are dedicated to improving the professionalism and profitability of the home building industry. By applying proven management techniques to get results where it counts, we can help you realize greater profits while improving quality and customer satisfaction. Shinn Consulting has a strong track record of demonstrated results. Many of our clients are repeat award winners and leaders in their communities, and have achieved superior profits. We help clients transform their organization by addressing problem areas and building systems, to deliver results that will endure. As experts in the home building industry, we are equipped to provide support for every facet of your organization. Learn more about us at our website.
Estimating, Purchasing and Job Costing
April 24 - 26, 2013
Estimating, Purchasing and Job Costing is a comprehensive seminar designed to improve profitability through a more accurate and effective estimating and purchasing department. Good estimating and purchasing is critical to obtaining superior profitability, and can increase your bottom line by as much as 5%. Our goal is to provide a wide range of tools that attendees can use to realize results immediately upon return to their companies.
This seminar focuses on both manual and electronic estimating techniques; with an emphasis on material take offs and integration with purchasing and job costing. Attendees will learn how to:
- More effectively organize the estimating process
- Improve tracking and accountability through the implementation and use of purchase orders
- Increase accuracy through evaluation and improvement of current systems
- Enhance negotiating skills and techniques
- Contol and analyzing costs
- Best organize the database to minimize maintenance and update costs
- Prepare an estimate hands-on
- Apply simple estimating shortcuts
This seminar is designed for owners, estimators, purchasers, superintendents, construction managers, VP’s of construction, accountants and anyone actively involved in the construction process.
Registration Fee: $1,500
Builder Partnerships Members: $1,200
Discounts available for multiple attendees from same company
"Thank you all for making this seminar available to me and my staff. Many points of interest were presented that will help all of us manage our jobs more efficiently. The section “Controlling and Reducing Construction Cost” had several good ideas. Various reports showing cost overruns could help determine solutions to cut costs. "
America's First Home
"I am just writing to let you know that I really enjoyed the seminar. I have been estimating for a while, but your class actually has given me more direction in the way of enforcing my estimates and getting the people on my side to have confidence in them also. I just want to thank you for that."