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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 23: Partnering in Sweden w/ John Thorsson

5/20/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from John Thorsson This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with John Thorsson about partnering and what you could do to improve your projects and the way that we collaborate. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team Welcome to episode 23 Construction Nation! This is Sue Dyer, your host of Construction Dream Team; where I interview industry leaders and experts so you can learn about the people side of construction and build your construction dream team based on OPE – Other...

Duration:00:58:01

Episode 22: Building Your Team From the Ground Up w/ Judy Ross

5/13/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Judy Ross This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Judy Ross about how to make a project successful and develop the strengths of your team. Welcome to episode 22 Construction Nation! This is Sue Dyer, your host of Construction Dream Team; where I interview industry leaders and experts so you can learn about the people side of construction and build your construction dream team based on OPE – Other People’s Experiences. Accelerate your success by learning from those...

Duration:00:50:10

Episode 21: Why IT Takes Down So Many Projects w/ Faith Varwig

5/6/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Faith Varwig This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Faith Varwig about some of the insights and secrets of how to make IT successful on projects. Welcome to Construction Dream Team Podcast where Sue Dyer interviews industry leaders and experts so you can learn about the people side of construction and build your construction dream team based on OPE, Other People’s Experiences. Accelerate your success by learned from those who have already been there and done...

Duration:00:47:01

Episode 20: Three High Performing Traits w/ Kent DeRusha

4/29/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Kent DeRusha This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Kent DeRusha about the importance of 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 Construction Dream Team 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 us show up in the search engines so more of...

Duration:00:33:08

Bonus Episode 4: Building with Style w/ Rob Reaugh

4/25/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Rob Reaugh This week, host Sue Dyer talks with Rob Reaugh about the DiSC Assessment, how it helps teams work together, and how project delivery can be positively affected by understanding each other's styles better. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast bonus episode 4 with Rob Reaugh. Please subscribe to Construction Dream Team for the latest episodes on our website, iTunes...

Duration:00:50:29

Episode 19: Progressive Design Build w/ Geoff Neumayr

4/22/2019
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3 Invaluable Lessons from Geoff Neumayr This week, host Sue Dyer speaks with Geoff Neumayr about building trust on projects, removing fear amongst your team, and aligning expectations both on construction projects and organization-wide. Subscribe to Construction Dream Team The following show notes are a transcription from the Construction Dream Team Podcast episode 19 audio interview between Sue and Geoff. Please join the Construction Dream Team LinkedIn Group to ask question and have a...

Duration:00:47:22

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