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New Laws Dealing with Project Labor Agreements & Compliance

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New Laws dealing with project labor agreements
 
Get ready to deal with efforts by organized labor to impose more project labor agreements on local public works projects.

The Governor has signed the following two bills, opposed by AGC, which could provide an incentive for local agencies to enter into project labor agreements on a project-by-project basis effective January 1, 2012.

Legislative Changes Affecting the Construction Industry Effective January 2012

How to Improve the Economy and Beat Bureaucracy: Hire Small Businesses as Suppliers

How to Improve the Economy and Beat Bureaucracy: Hire Small Businesses as Suppliers

Becoming a supplier to a large business can be just a pain, particularly if you are a small business. The overhead involved can even consume more time and effort than the actual work itself. When you consider that in the US 70% of our businesses are small and medium sized, this is a large scale headache. More so, what is crucial is that small businesses hire employees faster. The White House Blog indicated that: "after a small supplier lands a big purchase order or a contract from a bigger company, the small company's revenues go up 250% and they create about 150% more jobs in just two or three years."

 

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