More Construction Industry Round-Ups

Its been a couple of days since I was able to get a post up and there are a few items that have come to my attention that I would like to include in this blog post, so its time for another Construction Industry Round-Up!!! 10 Ways to Improve Lease Negotiation Skills and Save Money - Webinar Learn tips top negotiators use that result in successful "win-win" negotiations. How to negotiate with everyone. How to polish and fine tune your negotiation skills. When to hold ‘em or fold 'em, and when to walk away. Why you need a Plan B or C in every negotiation. What to do with the "tough guy." The negotiator's Rules of the Road. Webinar is scheduleed for May 21st at 1:00 PM (CST) Register here. ICUEE to Commemorate the Utility Champions Share your utility story on how electricity was restored as a result of exceptional effort, when homes were saved from flooding, or how families received help by determined volunteers in recovery efforts. The stories of these Utility Champions need to be told and need to be commemorated. Tell ICUEE your story at today and they will help share it with the world. Get that colleague or company the recognition they deserve. Volvo Sponsors World's Toughest Ocean Race Since its 2001-02 running, Volvo has been the primary sponsor of the Volvo Ocean Race. Viewed as the "Everest of Sailing", this nine month-long event is held every three years, covers 37,000 nautical miles and is considered one of the most demanding team sporting events in the world. Following are images taken by Equipment Today editor, Becky Schultz, who attended the in-port races held during the crews' scheduled stopover in Boston during the 2008-2009 event. The race itself will conclude in St. Petersburg, Russia, in late June. For race details, updates, related stories, images, an interactive game and more, visit