Leadership

"Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other."
- John F. Kennedy

Superintendent training Program

How often are your Superintendents learning by being thrown in the fire? ABC offers a comprehensive Superintendent Training Program to help turn your talent into leaders. This series will provide essential tools, from communications to contracts to scheduling, to turn your up and coming foremen into informed Superintendents. This course is also ideal for entry-level Superintendents, or as a refresher for experienced Superintendents.

Fundamentals of Crew Leadership

How many of your field personnel are ready for the next step, but don’t have the skills to run a small crew of field employees? This class will equip your future “Face of the Field” with the critical skills to communicate with and lead a crew of craftspeople.

Discuss current issues and organizational structure in the industry today. Understand and incorporate leadership skills into work habits, including:
  • CommunicationsFundamentals of Crew Leadership
  • Motivation
  • Team building
  • Problem solving
  • Decision-making skills
Demonstrate an awareness of safety issues, including the cost of accidents and safety regulations, identify a crew leader’s typical safety responsibilities, and show a basic understanding of the planning process, scheduling, and
cost and resource control.

"The discussion between students and facilitator provided beneficial insights into different leadership styles and approaches to challenges. The material provided a structured approach to leadership in construction."
 - Chuck Beale, Garden Spot Mechanical, Inc.

CEO Roundtable 


The CEO Roundtable is designed exclusively for the “captains of the ship.” As the leader of your company, this quarterly roundtable is an opportunity to expand your knowledge base, explore new ideas, techniques, and solutions to the tough issues and concerns you face every day… with a mastermind group of construction industry leaders. The CEO Roundtable is designed to harness the power of collective wisdom and intellect from the construction industry’s top executives in a facilitated format that will be stimulating, confidential, and practical.

  • A rare opportunity for interaction with other CEOs to share experiences and explore new ideas.Corner Office
  • Discuss common challenges and issues with fellow owners, executives, and partners. 
  • The benefits of a peer group without having to travel.
  • Be a part of interactive sessions facilitated by Jeff Witmer, Master Business Coach.
  • Share success stories and critical issues impacting results.
  • Build a network of peers with business development potential.

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Share success stories and get answers to critical issues impacting results
with fellow owners, executives, and partners!



Leadership Development Series

What are you doing to retain your top talent? How are you developing your organization’s execuLeadership developmenttives of the future?

ABC’s Leadership Development Series is a ten-month interactive leadership series designed for: upcoming leaders in your organization, field personnel moving into a leadership role, and experienced leaders who want a “refresher.” Leaders have to be prepared for a variety of challenges they will face in today’s environment - this course will help them! This course is designed to expose leaders and future leaders to a variety of topics that will assist them in becoming more effective.

Sign up for the entire series or individual sessions! Sessions offered September through June. Meets once a month.

An interactive exchange to develop results-oriented leadership
for the emerging leaders in the construction industry.

“The single biggest way to impact an organization is to focus on Leadership Development. There is almost no limit to the potential of an organization that recruits good people, raises them up as leaders, and continually develops them.”

 - John C. Maxwell, best-selling author