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Building things are fun! Projects can be stressful! Construction Dream Team is a podcast resource for construction project leaders who want to trade frustration about how their projects are working, with excitement about what their project teams can achieve! Hosted by Sue Dyer, CEO of Org Metrics. LLC Sue Dyer, president of OrgMetrics LLC and host of the Construction Dream Team podcast, will be interviewing the best, brightest, and most accomplished industry leaders every week to share invaluable insights on exactly what you can do to build your Construction Dream Team! Using “OPE” – other people’s experiences, you will learn from those who have been there and done that, so you can put into action the lessons gleaned from dozens of exceptional leaders. Sue will also share some of her experiences based on guiding over 3,000 high-performing project teams. Subscribe today!

Building things are fun! Projects can be stressful! Construction Dream Team is a podcast resource for construction project leaders who want to trade frustration about how their projects are working, with excitement about what their project teams can achieve! Hosted by Sue Dyer, CEO of Org Metrics. LLC Sue Dyer, president of OrgMetrics LLC and host of the Construction Dream Team podcast, will be interviewing the best, brightest, and most accomplished industry leaders every week to share invaluable insights on exactly what you can do to build your Construction Dream Team! Using “OPE” – other people’s experiences, you will learn from those who have been there and done that, so you can put into action the lessons gleaned from dozens of exceptional leaders. Sue will also share some of her experiences based on guiding over 3,000 high-performing project teams. Subscribe today!
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Building things are fun! Projects can be stressful! Construction Dream Team is a podcast resource for construction project leaders who want to trade frustration about how their projects are working, with excitement about what their project teams can achieve! Hosted by Sue Dyer, CEO of Org Metrics. LLC Sue Dyer, president of OrgMetrics LLC and host of the Construction Dream Team podcast, will be interviewing the best, brightest, and most accomplished industry leaders every week to share invaluable insights on exactly what you can do to build your Construction Dream Team! Using “OPE” – other people’s experiences, you will learn from those who have been there and done that, so you can put into action the lessons gleaned from dozens of exceptional leaders. Sue will also share some of her experiences based on guiding over 3,000 high-performing project teams. Subscribe today!

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English

Contact:

925 449-8300


Episodes

Episode 18: Dream Teams w/ Shane Snow

4/15/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Shane Snow This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Shane Snow about what it takes to make a Dream Team and the psychology great leaders use to get their teams working with each other instead of against each other. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 18 audio interview between Sue and Shane. Please subscribe to Construction Dream Team for the latest episodes on our...

Duration:00:46:57

Episode 17: Using Big Data to Transform Construction w/ Jit Kee Chin

4/8/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Jit Kee Chin This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Jit Kee Chin about Big Data in the construction industry and why it’s important for companies to adopt new technology to improve processes and make informed decisions. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 17 audio interview between Sue and Jit Kee Chin. Join the Construction Dream Team LinkedIn Group, CDTLinkedin.com!...

Duration:00:46:14

Episode 16: Fast Paced Teams w/ Terry Tuggey

4/1/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Terry Tuggey This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Terry Tuggey about breaking down fast-paced projects to make them manageable, and how not to bottleneck a project so it can keep moving forward at a good pace. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 16 audio interview between Sue and Terry Tuggey. Please subscribe to Construction Dream Team for the latest episodes on our...

Duration:00:42:51

Episode 15: Creating Design Quality w/ Rick Del Monte

3/25/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Rick Del Monte This week, host Sue Dyer interviews guest Rick Del Monte, Chief Design Officer and Managing Director of the Beck Group out of Dallas. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 15 audio interview between Sue and Rick. Please subscribe to Construction Dream Team for the latest episodes on our website, iTunes or Stitcher! We would LOVE a 5-star rating to help...

Duration:00:30:46

Episode 14: How To Develop Your Personal Brand w/ Roddy Boggus

3/18/2019
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3 Lessons On Personal Branding from Roddy Boggus Intense preparation allows for spontaneity later when it matters.Your personal brand is your most important asset.Become the expert in what you’d like to be known for – read, write, speak, and engage. This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Roddy Boggus about the importance of personal branding, why you should stand for something, and how to gain and retain the trust and business of your clients even when a project goes wrong. Subscribe to...

Duration:00:33:23

Bonus Episode 3: What Gets Measured Improves - Construction Scorecard

3/14/2019
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3 Key Points on Measuring Project Improvement This week, host Sue Dyer conducts a short master class on how to employ a simple tool called the Construction Scorecard to help keep you from being surprised by things that happen on your projects. Sue shares how to predict the level of success or failure you’ll have with your projects. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 12 audio interview between...

Duration:00:21:01

Episode 13: Creating and Leading a Future View w/ Randy Iwasaki

3/11/2019
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Three Important Leadership Lessons from Randy Iwasaki: This episode features an audio interview between host Sue Dyer and guest Randy Iwasaki, Executive Director of the Contra Costa Transportation Authority. Before coming to CCTA in 2010, he was the Director of the Department of Transportation in California (CalTrans). He is a licensed civil engineer who has won several awards and is one of the leaders in the world on autonomous vehicles. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following...

Duration:00:38:37

Episode 12: Creating a Positive Work Environment w/ Tania Gharechedaghy

3/4/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Tania Gharechedaghy This week, host Sue Dyer interviews guest Tania Gharechedaghy, Project Manager of the $990 Million SFO airport project. Tania shares her journey from Junior Civil Engineer to top Project Manager. Tania also is in charge of creating a positive work environment - one of the most important aspects of a successful project team. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team...

Duration:00:41:01

Episode 11: Trends Transforming Construction and the Impact on Our People w/ Steve Jones

2/25/2019
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3 Emerging Construction Trends & Their Impact on Our People from Steve Jones 1) Industrialization. Projects and job sites will optimize towards the assembly of well-designed and pre-assembled components and less about construction. Expect an increase in modularization, prefabrication, big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automated decision making 2) Emerging Technology. Laser scanning, modeling technology, integrated IT solutions, etc. will become the new way business...

Duration:00:51:45

Episode 10: Becoming Your Best Leader w/ Rob Schallenberger

2/18/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Rob Schallenberger This week, host Sue Dyer interviews guest Rob Schallenberger, CEO of Becoming Your Best Global Leadership. Rob is one of the world's leading authorities on leadership and execution. He has trained and coached thousands of people and hundreds of companies around the world (including Fortune 500, Dallas Cowboys, and more!). His work is based on the national bestselling book Becoming Your Best: The 12 Principles of Highly Successful...

Duration:00:39:13

Episode 9: Training Your Team for Success w/ Donna Rehrmann

2/11/2019
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In this episode, host Sue Dyer has guest Donna Rehrmann, who is president of Stomper Company Inc, a demolition company that specializes in improvements in an urban environment. Demolition is a highly competitive and dangerous segment of the construction industry. 3 Important Episode Takeaways The following show notes are a transcription from the audio interview that took place between Sue and Donna. Please SUBSCRIBE to Construction Dream Team for new episodes every Monday at 4:00 a.m. PST....

Duration:00:27:10

Bonus Episode 2: The 7 Root Causes of Poor Project Communication

2/7/2019
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Over the course of ten years, 134 project teams were asked “from your experience, what is it that makes a project succeed? Over 95% of team members said that good communication was the reason for their success and poor communication was the reason for their failures. Thus, indicating that communication appears to be the key to project team success. After working with over 2,000 different construction teams we began to identify that, what the teams recognized as a “communication issue” was...

Duration:00:22:26

Episode 8: East vs. West - Different Project Approaches from Coast to Coast w/ Lou Palandrani

2/4/2019
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3 Important Lessons from Lou Palandrani: On this episode of the Construction Dream Team Podcast, host Sue Dyer welcomes Lou Palandrani, Senior Vice President of Clark Construction Group headquartered in Maryland. Lou has been with Clark Construction for 34 years and has been in the construction industry for 38 years. He has worked on $5 billion worth of award-winning projects in his career. He graduated from the University of Delaware with a civil engineering degree, and now he is Lead...

Duration:00:38:27

Episode 7: Meditation, Mindfulness & Leadership w/ John Martin

1/28/2019
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3 Key Takeaways for Leaders from this Episode Thank you for tuning into Episode 7 Construction Nation! The following notes are a transcription from the conversation that took place between Sue Dyer, president of OrgMetrics LLC and John Martin, retired airport director at San Francisco International Airport. Enjoy! About John L. Martin John L. Martin was Airport Director at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) from 1995-2016. His leadership leaves a legacy that lives on today. John...

Duration:00:51:02

Episode 6: The Power of Keeping Score for Accountability w/ Tom Taylor

1/21/2019
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Welcome to Episode 6 Construction Nation! Before we get into this awesome episode with Tom Taylor, Senior Vice President at Webcor Builders, be sure to SUBSCRIBE to Construction Dream Team on iTunes or Stitcher and leave a 5-star review! This helps the podcast reach even more awesome listeners and we appreciate your support :D. The following show notes are a transcription from the audio conversation between Sue Dyer and Tom Taylor. Enjoy! Tom Taylor's career journey Tom didn't initially...

Duration:00:31:51

Episode 5: Succession Planning in a Family-Owned Business w/ Linda Gates

1/14/2019
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3 Tips For Businesses Going Through Succession Process Passing The Baton In this episode of Construction Dream Team, host Sue Dyer interviews Linda Gates, who with her husband, created the landscape and architecture firm Gates + Associates. Linda has over 40 years of expertise with landscape architecture and owning her own business. This episode focuses on the topic of passing the baton of owning a company from one generation to the next. Linda says that the creation of her business was...

Duration:00:28:47

Bonus Episode 1: A Master Class on Trusted Leadership

1/7/2019
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4 Important Lessons To Share With Your Team! (more detail on each of these topics can be found in the show notes below) The Trusted Leadership Model Download the Trusted Leadership Model This bonus episode of the Construction Dream Team podcast is here to help you and your team learn tested leadership principles that you can put into practice starting today! Many of our episodes revolve around leadership and it is Sue Dyer’s firm belief that you can’t create a dream team without good...

Duration:00:25:03

Episode 4: Keep Your Team For Life w/ Jim Pappas

1/7/2019
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3 Important Lessons To Share With Your Team! 1) Adversity is inevitable in the construction industry. As a leader, you must take a step back, look at all of the information, and create a plan of team cohesion and empowerment to turn frustration and finger-pointing into forward action and success! 2) How well do you know your people, both personally and professionally? Taking the time to have open and honest dialogue with your team members will help you tailor your leadership approach to...

Duration:00:37:25

Episode 3: Imagine Spending $6M On Police Services w/ Pete Davos

12/31/2018
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Welcome Construction Nation! On today’s Episode 3 of the Construction Dream Team Podcast, we are joined by Pete Davos, VP and Operations Manager for DeSilva Gates Construction. He has a fantastic case study of a project team that faced many challenges but managed to stay together and work through it all to project completion. Throughout the interview, Pete shares insights as to what happened and what he did as a leader in order to create a successful project. The following show notes are...

Duration:01:11:24

Episode 2: Leading With Values w/ Ivar Satero

12/31/2018
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“The quickest way to success is by learning from others who have been there and done that.” In Episode 2 of the Construction Dream Team Podcast, host Sue Dyer interviews Ivar Satero, the director at San Francisco International Airport. Ivar became a director in July of 2016 and is now overseeing a $7 billion dollar construction program. Ivar has also held positions as chief operating officer and as deputy of design and construction for a $3.5 billion dollar Master Plan. He has learned a lot...

Duration:00:46:45