Contractor http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en Hiring a Business Development Professional http://ecmweb.com/business-management/hiring-business-development-professional <div class="node-body article-body">Thomas Watson Sr., president of IBM for more than 40 years, first coined the phrase “Nothing happens until someone sells something.” </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/hiring-business-development-professional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/hiring-business-development-professional#comments Business Management Silver Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:43:00 +0000 145561 at http://ecmweb.com imtmphoto/iStock/Thinkstock Microgrids Begin to Make Inroads http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads <div class="node-body blog-body">Over the last year-and-a-half or so, we’ve published quite a few articles that focused on new technologies or market trends we think you should keep an eye on. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/microgrids-begin-make-inroads#comments Energy Efficiency Contractor Design Silver Industry Viewpoint Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145331 at http://ecmweb.com America’s First Offshore Wind Farm Is Operational http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational <div class="node-body article-body">The nation’s newest wind farm isn’t harnessing energy on a mountain ridge or an open field. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:08:00 +0000 145381 at http://ecmweb.com Microgrids Gain Momentum http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum <div class="node-body article-body">Necessity is the mother of invention, to be sure. It also gives birth to urgency, of course, spawning action where there’s been complacency and delay</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/energy-efficiency/microgrids-gain-momentum#comments Energy Efficiency Contractor Design Power Quality Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:50:00 +0000 145361 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Contractors Market Report for the UK Released http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractors-market-report-uk-released <div class="node-body article-body">The third edition of the Electrical Contractors Market Report - UK 2017-2021 Analysis focuses on electrical contractors' market size and trends</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractors-market-report-uk-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractors-market-report-uk-released#comments Business Management Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:50:00 +0000 145471 at http://ecmweb.com nevarpp/iStock/Thinkstock Service Secrets: Is Your Company Camera Ready? http://ecmweb.com/business-management/service-secrets-your-company-camera-ready <div class="node-body article-body">Think about the retail market for a second. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/service-secrets-your-company-camera-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/service-secrets-your-company-camera-ready#comments Business Management Training Silver Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 145441 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Code Inspector Guilty of Taking Bribes http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-code-inspector-guilty-taking-bribes <div class="node-body article-body">A former electrical code inspector has been sentenced to three years in prison for accepting bribes</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-code-inspector-guilty-taking-bribes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-code-inspector-guilty-taking-bribes#comments Business Management Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:40:00 +0000 145151 at http://ecmweb.com BrianAJackson/iStock/Thinkstock Dealing with Difficult Customers http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/dealing-difficult-customers <div class="node-body article-body">Keep your anger in check, and strive to understand the root cause of a customer's unhappiness.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/dealing-difficult-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/dealing-difficult-customers#comments Business Management Electrical Testing Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:41:00 +0000 145121 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Contractor Receives Two-Year Prison Sentence For Tax Fraud http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractor-receives-two-year-prison-sentence-tax-fraud <div class="node-body article-body">The owner of two electrical contracting companies in Pennsylvania has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for tax fraud.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractor-receives-two-year-prison-sentence-tax-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrical-contractor-receives-two-year-prison-sentence-tax-fraud#comments Business Management Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:07:00 +0000 145021 at http://ecmweb.com AndreyPopov/iStock/Thinkstock AIA: Healthy Outlook for Nonresidential Construction Market http://ecmweb.com/contractor/aia-healthy-outlook-nonresidential-construction-market <div class="node-body article-body">With construction spending continuing on an upward trajectory, 2016 can be considered a successful year for the nonresidential building sector. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/aia-healthy-outlook-nonresidential-construction-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/aia-healthy-outlook-nonresidential-construction-market#comments Contractor Wed, 01 Feb 2017 18:19:00 +0000 144881 at http://ecmweb.com iStock/Thinkstock