Category: Other

That’s just the way it snows.

As I sit at my desk staring out the window at a sunny day in Portland, I started to think about the rain I’m usually staring at when gazing out over the Willamette River this time of the year. Now, since...

/ December 20, 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
An update to our popular 10 Songs About Construction post

10 Songs about Construction

From kid songs like  “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad” all the way to rock anthems like Starship’s “We Built This City,” construction has been referenced in music for decades. We’ve been inspired to drum up 20 songs that, in...

/ June 9, 2010

Children’s Construction Characters Build More than Buildings

I find it interesting, but not surprising, that I have found my way to a business that focuses exclusively on the construction industry. Since I was a kid, the only toys that interested me were ones that allowed me to...

/ June 8, 2010