It often seems there are never enough hours in the day to get everything done that we planned on, and that do-to list seems to grow bigger and bigger even when items are scratched off the list. There are many books, webinars, and strategies out there that focus on time management, but time cannot be managed unless we focus in on the tasks that consume the workday.
As statistics show, the design & construction industry has been slow to adopt new technology compared to all other industries, according to Engineering News Record. While there were releases of new software or tools, the implantation of those tools was not a top priority. The COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown of jobsites allowed the AEC industry to take a step back and see how they can use technology and implement to increase productivity.
A novelist has an editor who provides the author with another set of eyes and can refine and polish the final piece, before hitting the market. In baseball, a team has a closer. This is usually the team’s best reliever, whose job is to get the final out in a close game to ensure victory. A breakdown at these critical junctures for a novelist or a baseball team can derail overall success.