Where is the construction industry headed in 2011?

Many people are looking forward to 2011, hoping the economy finally rebounds. It’s also the time of year we like to make predictions and reflect on the past year. To give you some insight on where we’ve been and where...

/ December 1, 2010

The mostly ups and fewer downs of buying used construction equipment

There’s no way around it. Construction equipment is an expensive but necessary expense for any contractor. Like any other essential tool, the only way a project will succeed is with the right equipment on the job site – but how...

/ October 12, 2010

Thoughts as the dust settles from the 2010 Viewpoint User Conference

The bittersweet reality that the 2010 User Conference has finally ended is starting to set in with the folks here in the Viewpoint office. Literally 12 months of planning and endless hours of preparation led to our biggest and arguably...

/ October 6, 2010

Top 10 reasons to attend the 2010 Viewpoint Construction Software User Conference.

With our user conference coming up in less than one week, I thought it might be the right time to take a page from the David Letterman playbook and offer up the Top 10 reasons to attend the 2010 Viewpoint Construction...

/ September 9, 2010

Show us your projects!

We want to see your projects – your completed buildings, highways and bridges. The ones you’re proud of. We get inspired when we find out about the incredible structures and buildings you’ve built and feel a sense of great accomplishment...

/ August 31, 2010

Don’t Give It Away!

I was fortunate enough to have an opportunity to check out a fantastic presentation by Dean McBeth, Digital Strategist for Weiden + Kennedy Advertising yesterday in downtown Portland and it really got me thinking. McBeth was the online mastermind behind...

/ August 30, 2010